Call for Abstracts


The Scientific Committee of the 11th Asian Congress of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (ACPID 2024) welcomes the submission of abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentation at the Congress.

Please read carefully the following information to submit your abstracts via our online abstract submission portal.

Online Abstract Submission Portal

Abstract Categories:

  • Antibiotic Stewardship and Infection Control
  • Antimicrobial Agents: Resistance, PK/PD Analysis, TDM
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Congenital and Perinatal Infections
  • Diagnostic Microbiology
  • Emerging Infections/COVID-19
  • Fungal Infections
  • Global Child Health/Public Health
  • Host-Pathogen Interactions
  • Immunization and Vaccines
  • Infections in the Immunocompromised Host
  • Microbiome in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Tick-Borne Infections
  • Tropical Diseases
  • Viral Infections
  • Others

Abstract Content:

  • The abstract must be written in English.
  • Limited to 250 words per section. The abstract should include 4 sections: Background/Aims, Methods, Results and Conclusion.
  • Please note that word count is affected when tables/graphics are included.  A table or a graphic equals 80 words and is included as part of the 1,000 words limit.
  • Tables/Graphics should be of high resolution and have a file type of “jpg”, “gif”, or “png”.
  • Keywords are optional and can be inputted maximum 3 keywords.

General Guidelines:

  1. The abstract must be written in English.
  2. Abstracts must be submitted through the online submission portal.
  3. Abstracts must be submitted no later than the deadline of 13 July 2024.
  4. Submission of abstracts of original research for presentation is welcomed. 
  5. Submitted abstracts should not have been presented at any previous scientific / international meeting or been published in any local or international journal prior to the ACPID 2024. 
  6. Previously presented abstracts that are updated with significant new findings may be submitted.
  7. All abstracts will be reviewed and scored by the Abstract Review Committee.  An abstract may be accepted for oral or poster presentation, or it may be rejected.
  8. Abstracts accepted for presentation will be published in the proceedings, the website and the programme of the ACPID 2024.
  9. All presenters must register as a paid delegates before the early-bird registration deadline.  Your presentation will NOT be included in the Final Programme if you fail to do so.

Important Dates:
Deadline for submission of abstract: 13 July 2024
Notification of acceptance will be sent to the presenters by email in early August 2024
Further guideline will be provided upon receipt of the acceptance notice.

Awards:
Young Investigator Awards are designed to give young investigators, working in the field of pediatric infectious diseases, the opportunity to present their original research at the ACPID 2024.

  • Application for the Young Investigator Award should be submitted during the online abstract submission
  • Successful applicants must be under the age of 40 (born on or after 1984) and will be asked to submit a copy of an identification card to prove the date of birth.
  • Winners of the award will receive a waiver of their congress registration fee.

The Outstanding Presentation Awards will be presented to the most accomplished oral and poster presentations at the ACPID 2024.

  • All oral or poster presentations that are presented at the ACPID 2024 are considered eligible.  
  • Presentations will be considered for award based on outstanding scientific research, innovation and quality of presentation.
  • Selected award winners will receive a certificate and monetary award. The awards will be presented during the ACPID 2024 Closing Ceremony.

For enquiry, please contact
ACPID 2024 Congress Secretariat
c/o International Conference Consultants Ltd.
Tel:           (852) 2559 9973
Email:      abstract@acpid2024hk.org