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Coagulation Testing Quality Conference

Coagulation Testing Quality
Conference and Wet Workshop


Call for Abstracts

Oral and Poster Presentations

Coagulation Testing Quality Conference
August 8-10, 2012
Rochester, Minnesota


Conference participants are invited to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentation, demonstrating new information related to laboratory diagnostic aspects of hemostatic disorders (bleeding and thrombosis). Goals of the abstract presentations are to educate and inform about research innovations, share ideas and interests, and network with other participants.

Submission Deadline

Submission of abstract applications has been extended to Friday, June 15, 2012.

Selection and Notification

A review committee will evaluate abstracts based on each of the following criteria: scientific content, novelty, applicability to conference and session themes, writing quality, and overall scientific merit. Notification of abstract acceptance and commitment for presentation at the conference will be made by Monday, June 25, 2012.


Oral and poster abstract presenters must register for the conference and are expected to assume costs related to travel, accommodations, and registration. 


Scholarships will be awarded to the top 5 abstracts submitted from and presented by laboratory technologists. Scholarships consist of receiving complimentary conference registration (1 award per abstract); however, scholarships do not cover travel, lodging and miscellaneous expenses. The review committee will award scholarships based on overall scoring of abstracts.

Submission Form and Guidelines

Abstract Submission Form

Abstract Submission Guidelines


Any questions regarding the abstract submissions can be directed to Sharon Preuss at 507-284-8742 or