Abstract Submissions


Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) is pleased to announce that the platform and poster abstract submission will be open on December 7, 2015. The deadline for submission is Friday, February 26, 2016.

We welcome abstracts for platform (Keynote Address, Plenary Session, General Platform Presentation) and posters on the topics of spinal cord injury; spinal cord disease, such as multiple sclerosis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; traumatic brain injury, research/investigation; and health care policy/administration.

Guidelines for Submission: All abstracts must be submitted electronically. The first link below will allow you to submit an abstract. Please also see the second link, as the submission guidelines are explained in further detail.

Submission Date: Platform and Poster abstracts must be submitted by midnight Friday, February 26, 2016.

Selection Criteria: Abstracts will be reviewed based on the following criteria.

  • Clarity of description of the content relevant to the focus of spinal cord injury/disease and presentation method.

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August 30 - September 1, 2016
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Paralyzed Veterans of America has a long track record in helping to change lives and build brighter futures for all people who live with SCI and related diseases, such as MS. We look forward to partnering with you to hurry history in this vitally important area of medicine and health care.

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