Invitation to Submit
Authors are invited to submit abstracts for 10-minute oral, 4-minute rapid fire or poster presentations for consideration by the AMS Scientific Program Committee. Abstracts may be submitted on any topic relevant to the menopause and its treatment. Previously published abstracts will not be accepted.
All abstracts submitted by AMS members and which are accepted will automatically be considered for the following awards:
- Barbara Gross Award – presented to the best overall free communication or poster by a current AMS member. All free communications and posters presented at the Congress by a current AMS member will be entered for this award. The winner will receive a certificate of honour and AUD$1000.
- Jean Hailes Memorial Prize – presented to the best free communication or poster presentation by a current AMS member who is still within 10 years of having completed their tertiary degree. The presenter is to indicate their eligibility for this prize when submitting their abstract. The winner will receive a certificate of honour and AUD$500.
- Vivien Wallace Award – given to encourage delegates working in any area of medicine to submit a poster for inclusion in the 2019 Congress program. This is an annual award to the value of AUD$250.
Judges for the Congress Awards are appointed by the Chair of the AMS Education Subcommittee and there are two judges per room, with a prescribed scoring system . Judges reserve the right to not award a prize if a minimum score is not met.
The Congress Awards will be announced during the Congress Dinner on 7 September 2019.