2017 Annual Meeting Poster Contest

As in the past, the poster contest will be an important part of the Annual Meeting. The contest is open to all non-faculty members and is intended for trainees and other students.

Requirements: Poster abstracts must meet the required format as shown below. If your poster is selected, you must be present at the judging and award ceremony.

Eligibility: The Contest is open only to trainees and other students in the Department of Ophthalmology. Work that has been presented at other meetings (including ARVO) is welcome.


Sample Abstract (Word)

Sample Abstract (PDF)

Key Dates:

May 13, 2017 – Abstract Deadline
Submit to Ophthalmology_events@meei.harvard.edu with Poster Submission in the subject line. Indicate if you wish to be in the Clinical category or Basic Science. 

May 2017 – Confirmation of Eligibility
If your poster is selected, notification will be sent in early May with further instructions.

June 23, 2017 – Annual Meeting and Poster Contest Day
Poster set-up prior to the cocktail reception. Plan to set-up your poster between 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm. You must be present during the entire reception on June 23, 2017 to show your poster and attend the dinner to be eligible to win. Meeting attendance for the entire day is required.

For questions, write to Ophthalmology_events@meei.harvard.edu.