The ACOI is pleased to announce the 2021 awards for Original Research Abstract and Case Presentation Posters prepared by students interested in internal medicine and its subspecialties.
Cash awards of $500 will be made for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place original research abstract posters as judged at the 2021 Convention, October 27- 30, 2021 in Orlando, FL. Registration for the Convention is free for students along with all meal functions provided by ACOI. ACOI offers each COM’s internal medicine club $1,000 to help defray travel costs for students who attend in person. Maximum reimbursement per club is $1,000. Please note the poster contest will be virtual only.
Abstract subjects are to be related to internal medicine and its subspecialties. There are no restrictions as to content, and the entry may represent, but is not limited to: original research, a retrospective analysis, a prospective analysis, etc. Relevance or application to osteopathic principles and practice is encouraged.
A second category for competition will include an interesting case(s) analyzed against a review of the literature to support and/or refute the analysis. There will be separate cash awards of $100 for the top three case presentation posters.
- Download application form and submission instructions here.
- Please clearly specify in which category (Research abstracts or Case presentations) you are sending your abstract.
- Please email all applications by September 10, 2021 to Kara Kerns at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We strongly encourage you to enter this contest. This is a great way to begin disseminating your findings as well as an excellent addition to your CV by displaying your research at a national conference. Along with the judging in Orlando, FL, a first-rate convention is planned.