Abstract submission

Abstract Submissions have been EXTENDED until the 31st May. 

Authors are invited to submit an abstract by the 31st May 2017 for consideration by the scientific program committee. In addition to poster presentations, five abstracts will be selected for oral presentation and $500 will be awarded for the best work. The winner will be announced at the Australian Rare Lung Disease Short Course 2017 cocktail reception.

Abstracts may be submitted via email to ameliap@lungfoundation.com.au on any topic relevant to interstitial, orphan or rare lung disease and their multi-disciplinary treatment. The scientific program committee reserves the right to decline unsuitable topics.

Download the Abstract Submission Form here







Travel Grants

Lung Foundation Australia are pleased to offer TWO $500 travel grants for those submitting an abstract on PAH (Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension). These two travel grants are supported by Actelion, and applications close on the 31st May.

Please complete the form HERE.

Rare Lung Disease Cases

Separate to the abstracts, trainees and fellows are invited to submit interesting cases of rare lung diseases. Four cases will be selected for oral presentation. A brief will need to be provided to the committee, who will notify you if you have been selected. An award of $500 will be given to the best case. Submissions of these cases close on the 31st May 2017 and the application form can be accessed here. Once you have completed the form and prepared your case please email it to ameliap@lungfoundation.com.au.