CALL FOR ABSTRACT
CALL FOR ABSTRACT – Deadline for submission is April 18, 2021
The scientific committee of SMIT2021 cordially invites you to submit your abstract for SMIT2021 Conference to be held in Oslo, Norway September 22 – 24, 2021.
All abstracts must be submitted electronically only through this website. Abstracts submitted via e-mail or regular mail will neither be accepted nor acknowledged.
All submitted abstracts will be peer-reviewed and assigned to appropriate session. Notification on acceptance will be sent to the submitter by email by mid-June 2021. Accepted contributions will be selected into two groups for presentation; Poster or oral presentation.
Please indicate on the abstract registration form if you want your work to also be reviewed for publication in MITAT (the journal of Minimally Invasive Therapy & Allied Technologies). Those abstracts also selected for a separate MITAT-review will present at a special MITAT-session at the SMIT-conference.
Specific topics for SMIT 2021 include, but are not limited to:
MINIMALLY and NON-INVASIVE THERAPY
CATHETER BASED INTERVENTIONS
HYBRID and FUTURE OPERATING ROOMS
ROBOTIC SURGERY and AUTOMATION
SURGICAL NAVIGATION and VISUALIZATION
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE and CLINICAL DATABASE MANAGEMENT
INNOVATION IN HEALTHCARE: from an idea to a product
HEALTH ECONOMICS and VALUE BASED HEALTHCARE
AFFORDABLE MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY FOR USE IN LOW-INCOME COUNTRIES
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, REGULATORY COMPLIANCE and COMMERCIALIZATION
EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES and DEVICES
VISUALIZATION and SIMULATION SOLUTIONS
REMOTE DIAGNOSTICS and PATIENT FOLLOW-UP
“MINDBLOWING” MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES
PATIENT MONITORING and ONLINE DIAGNOSTICS
Guidelines for submitting an abstract
If accepted for a poster or for an oral presentation, the presenting author should register for the conference by August 14. If the presenter does not register, the presentation will be cancelled.
The conference language is English, and abstract submission is possible in English only.
Abstract corrections will be accepted until June 1, 2021.
Please note that only the submitting (corresponding) author receives all abstract notifications. Make sure that emails from SMIT@gyro.no are not marked as spam by your email provider.
The submitting (corresponding) author takes responsibility for informing all co-authors about successful submission, acceptance or rejection and forwards the received instructions for the presentation of the abstract to the presenting author.
Abstract contents and format
Do not use the title or the name(s) of the author(s) in the body of the abstract.
Please organize the abstract as follows:
Materials and Methods
Discussions and Conclusions
Maximum length of the abstract is max. 500 words
Abstracts may include up to 2 images/tables.
You can upload images in JPG or PNG format separately in the abstract form. The max. size of an image is 2,5 MB.
Please use a minimum of formatting for abstracts. We cannot guarantee that abstracts will be formatted in the exact way as they are entered.
Submissions may be research papers on original work, system design descriptions, research surveys or project descriptions. Note that papers without any explicit discussion or application of the context of innovative tool and/or method in medicine will not be accepted. All submissions will be peer reviewed.
Avoid using non-standard abbreviations or define them when they first appear in the text.