Annual Meeting and Educational Conference
SEPTEMBER 24-26, 2018
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  • National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Sixth Annual Meeting & Educational Conference

    Call for Abstracts!

    The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Education Committee invites you to submit your abstracts for the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Sixth Annual Meeting & Educational Conference to be held September 24-26, 2018 at the Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC.

    Deadline for submission is July 1, 2018, at 11:59 PM EST.

    All abstracts must be submitted online, using template below.

    Your abstract should be a short description of your research/work in specialty pharmacy, containing all the elements necessary to define your goals and results to the reader. Authors will be required to disclose all financial relationships through the online system, helping to ensure quality and unbiased presentations. Continuing education credits are not available for the posters.

    Share your research or best practices with your peers. Categories of submission include:

    Note: Abstract submissions must reflect completed research. Submissions of previously presented research are permitted.

    The Education Committee will evaluate the abstracts based on the following criteria: novelty of the research, significance of the findings, relevance to specialty pharmacy, and clarity. Incomplete abstracts will not be accepted.

    Notification of acceptance, or regret, will be delivered via e-mail to the presenter(s) of each poster abstract, by July 31, 2018. Please note that an author is required to be present during the poster session on Tuesday evening, September 25, 2018.

    If accepted for presentation, abstracts and posters will be available for viewing during the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Sixth Annual Meeting & Educational Conference. The posters will be displayed for the length of the meeting and announcement of the top posters will be made at the start of the general session on Wednesday morning, September 26, 2018. The presentation at the annual meeting must match the submitted abstract title, authorship, and content.

    At least one author must register to attend the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Sixth Annual Meeting & Educational Conference, be identified on the abstract submission as the presenting author and be present during the poster session on Tuesday evening, September 25, 2018 Please click here register for the NASP Annual Meeting.

    Abstract format

    Submission Process

    Abstract Questions

    Please submit any questions pertaining to abstract submissions to using the subject line "NASP 2018 Annual Meeting Abstract Question."

    Author Consent and Waiver of Claims

    Note: The hotel is expected to sell out and potentially may do so before the August 17, 2018 notification date. Reservations may be made online here.

    Abstract Submission Template

    *Abstract Title:
    (Use sentence case, i.e. capital letter only on 1st word and proper nouns)

    *Category of Submission:

    Presenting Author:
    The Presenting Author will receive all correspondence from NASP and must be one of the co-authors listed on the submitted abstract. By submitting an abstract to the conference, the presenting author assumes responsibility for the following:
    • Ensuring that all authors have read the abstract and agreed to be co-authors.
    • Notifying all co-authors of any changes to the conference, as may be communicated by NASP and sharing all correspondence with all co-authors.
    • Disclosure of any prior presentation.
    • Agreeing that at least one author will attend the NASP meeting to present the poster.
    *First Name:

    *Last Name:

    *Degree(s); check all that apply:
                       please specify:


    *Primary Affiliation:

    *Email address:

    *Phone number:

    *Financial Disclosure
    NO Financial Relationships to Disclose

    Financial Relationships to Disclose

    Grant/Research Support:


    Speaker's Bureau:


    Other (please specify):

    Is the Presenting Author the First Author?   

    Is there another author?   

    *Provide list of authors in correct order (i.e. Smith R, Jones M, Brown W):

    Abstracts cannot exceed 2,500 characters (body of the abstract, including spaces). Abstracts should be structured in such a way as to include the following 5 sections:

    Total Character Counts:






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    * So we can correct any technical glitches that may occur during upload related to special characters, please upload either a Word or PDF version of your abstract. Please note: This is for reference purposes only if needed. The reviewers will only be provided with what has been submitted via the abstract submission portal fields.

    *Please provide up to 5 searchable keywords (separate each keyword with a comma):

    *Is this sponsored research/work?   

    *If Yes, please provide name of sponsor(s):

    *Has this work been presented elsewhere?   

    *If Yes, please list where it was presented (may be necessary for publication):

    *Would you like to add an image of the poster to the NASP Presentation registry?   

    *As the submitter, on behalf of myself and all of my co-authors, I authorize NASP to publish the abstract:   

    *How did you find out about the NASP Call for Abstracts?

    * Required Fields


    By submitting this abstract for consideration, you:

    • Attest that all co-authors are included and approve the submission
    • Agree that the presenting author will attend the meeting
    • Confirm that the submission is accurate and complete.

    For registration assistance, please email, or call +1 (888) 949-2964 between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm US EDT.
    Early Bird Registration ends Friday, June 1, 2018 at 6:00pm EDT