Poster Submission

August 16-17, 2019
Holiday Inn Executive Center • Columbia, MO


The University of Missouri, sponsor of the 29th Annual Caring for the Frail Elderly Conference Poster Session, invites submissions for the poster session and reception to be held at 5:00 pm, Friday, August 16, 2019.

  • Abstracts or an electronic version of the completed poster are due Friday, May 24, 2019. DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 1!
  • Poster Awards: Voting will occur during the poster session. First-, second- and third-place award recipients will be honored during the Saturday morning General Session. Award recipients will also receive free registration to the 2020 Caring for the Frail Elderly Conference.
  • Peer Review: Posters will be peer-reviewed by an interdisciplinary team of geriatrics professionals.
  • Eligibility: Any faculty member, graduate student or community professional who has completed (or will have completed) an aging-related research or educational project within the past two years is eligible to submit an abstract or poster. If you have a poster on aging that you have previously presented, you may submit it to our conference.
  • Content: Abstracts must cover an aging-related topic.
  • Submitting an Abstract
    • Submit the following information by e-mail on or before Monday, July 1, 2019, to Kari Lane, PhD, RN, MU Sinclair School of Nursing,
      • Title of Poster
      • Full name, degree(s), department, and e-mail address of all authors.
      • Electronic version of poster OR a poster abstract (not to exceed 400 words) that includes 3 objectives

You will receive confirmation that your abstract/poster has been received within 2 weeks of submission.

Please contact Kari Lane, PhD, RN with any questions or concerns:

Poster Session Announcement 2019