Abstract Submissions

Important Dates

  • One page abstracts on technical and clinical innovation in intervention MRI.
  • Due June 1, 2018 PST.
  • Acceptance decisions emailed to authors by July 1, 2018.
  • Early registration and speaker registration by September 4, 2018

Author Instruction


Submission Guidelines

Abstracts may be submitted for presentation as an oral paper or as a poster presentation. 5-8 abstracts are selected by the program committee for oral presentations for each session. Abstracts not selected for oral presentation will automatically be considered for poster presentation. 

Abstract Elements

  • Authors and institutions
  • Background or Purpose
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions
  • References (Truncated listing if space is an issue)

Abstract Format

  • The abstract must not exceed one page. The page can be in A4 or Letter format but will be printed in Letter format.
  • The page size should be set at 8.5" (21.5 cm) wide x 11" (28 cm). The top margin must be at least 0.5" (1.25 cm) and the bottom
  • margin at least 0.5" (1.25 cm), with right and left margins of at least 0.5" (1.25 cm).
  • Use 10 point type with a standard font (e.g. Arial, Times New Roman, Helvetica).
  • Tables, graphs, images or references may be used but must fit within the page.
  • Abstract templates have been provided below to assist you in formatting your abstract.

On-line submission site


2018imriabstracttemplate (docx)