Scientific poster competition

What is this competition?

The scientific e-poster competition presents you with the opportunity to showcase your latest research, on-going projects or innovative work in front of 5,000+ clinical laboratory professionals at Medlab Asia and Asia Health-The Virtual Edition.  E-posters are intended to provide delegates, visitors, and participants the ability to connect and engage with each other to discuss the latest topics and work in the field of laboratory medicine, pathology and diagnostics.

It is also a great opportunity to get your work published and stand the chance to win a host of prizes including:

  • Getting your work published online at the Medlab Asia and Asia Health 2020 website
  • Presenting your e-poster to 5000+ delegates, visitors, and participants virtually
  • Receiving a virtual congratulatory certificate 
  • Earning a speaker slot at Medlab Middle East 2021 happening in Dubai (*travel and accommodation included)


How can I participate?

To participate in the competition, you can simply submit an abstract of your work as per the below guidelines before 18 September 2020 and our team will get back to you if your abstract is selected.


Poster guidelines:

  • Please supply an abstract of your chosen topic, which will include introduction, objectives, and conclusion. The abstract must be aligned with any of the below conference tracks:
    • Laboratory Management
    • Immunology
    • Clinical Chemistry
    • Clinical Microbiology
    • Molecular Diagnostics &Therapeutics
    • Haematology
    • SARS-CoV-2
  • Max 300 words, font size 11, Arial (font type).
  • You may include 1 figure or table only.
  • Be as specific as possible about the material you will cover on your poster. 
  • Descriptions that are too short or vague will be considered incomplete.
  • Please email [email protected] if you encounter any issues in uploading the abstract.


Competition details:

Phase 1 - Submit your abstract! 
Out of all abstract entries the top 30 will be selected and asked to submit a designed e-poster. 

Phase 2 - Present your e-poster at Medlab Asia and Asia Health 2020!
The top 30 e-posters will be displayed online on our website, of these the top 5 e-posters will be presented to judges virtually.

Phase 3 - Win an all-expenses-paid trip to Dubai & become an official conference speaker.
Following the presentations, the judging committee will recognise the winning presenter, this winner will receive flight and accommodation for Dubai to speak at Medlab Middle East 2021.


What will I receive?

Top 30 abstracts authors will receive a congratulatory certificate and their work will be published online on our website.

Top 5 poster authors will have the opportunity to present their work virtually at Medlab Asia and Asia Health 2020 this October.

The winner will be awarded an all-expense-paid trip to Dubai and an exclusive opportunity to speak at the Medlab Middle East 2021 conferences.


What are the deadlines?

Abstract submission deadline: Friday, 18 September 2020

Confirmation of accepted abstracts: Friday, 25 September 2020 (Top 5 Finalists)                 

Please note that your abstract will be selected based on relevance, best practice, case studies and completeness of the required information submitted.

For any further queries, you can reach out to our team at [email protected]

*Terms and conditions apply.