Abstract submission

Poster abstract awards – close 21st April 2017

Authors are invited to submit poster abstracts for presentation by 21 April 2017 for consideration by the scientific program committee. There will be a prize of $500 for best scientific poster and $500 for best clinical poster. These will be judged during Session 3 on Friday 18th August and awarded at the Australian Rare Lung Disease Short Course 2017 cocktail reception.


Abstracts may be submitted via email 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 via a research grant from Actelion are able to offer two travel grants for those submitting an abstract that focuses on PAH (Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension). The two travel grants are at the value of $500 each. Applications close on the 21st April, the same date as abstract submissions. To apply, please click here.