Abstract submission guidelines

Abstracts are submitted via the ISGA202 abstract website. The abstract must be submitted in clear English with accurate grammar and spelling.

Abstract title should not exceed 25 words. The length of the body text is limited to 300 words. Extra spaces and symbols, are included in the word count.

Abstracts should be structured to contain four paragraphs: Aims, Methods, Results and Conclusions.

The last name of the first author should be in call capital LETTERS followed by the first name of the author and initial of a second name (if there is an additional name), followed by co-authors using the same format as the first author.

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Main topics

  • Early feeding and growth
  • First 1000 days
  • Biological models in growth
  • Growth disorders
  • Birth cohorts
  • Croatian Islands' Birth Cohort Study (CRIBS)
  • Obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • Nutrition and body composition
  • Epigenetics of growth and development
  • Environmental effects on growth
  • Recent advances in data analysis
  • Clinical considerations in fetal growth and neonatology
  • Kinesiology, maturity and athletic performance
  • Complex and genetic disorders
  • The exposome and allergic diseases
  • Growth and development in educational context (in collaboration with Education and Teacher Training Agency - in Croatian)

 

 

 

Important dates

February 10, 2019

Congress registration opens

March 18, 2020

Early bird registration deadline

March 18, 2020

Abstract submission deadline

Important info

The pandemic of Covid-19 has forced us to postpone the XVth International Congress of Auxology until 2021.

We are now planning to hold the Congress in Zagreb from the 3rd to 6th June 2021.

Zagreb is an international city with a variety of excellent accommodation and places of historic and cultural interest.

The website will be revamped soon to reflect the change of dates and venue and we look forward to hosting you in Zagreb in 2021! As the planning for the 2021 congress proceeds, we will be updating the website to keep you informed so please check the website and do not hesitate to contact us if you require further information.

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