Alzheimer´s Association International Conference

Call for Abstracts

Answer the call for Alzheimer’s and dementia progress.
Submit your abstract from November 1, 2011 – January 30, 2012.

New! The conference schedule has been altered to allow for additional submitted content. An extra block of oral sessions each day and a greater number of featured research sessions will increase the number of accepted abstracts.

Topics of interest
Presentation types
Submission requirements

AAIC 2012 Topics of interest

  • Epidemiology and prevention
  • Genetics
  • Clinical diagnosis across the spectrum
  • Therapeutic strategies
  • Cellular and animal models
  • Molecular and cellular mechanisms of disease
  • Translational studies
  • Neuropsychological assessment
  • Social, behavioral and care research and practice
  • Related dementias
  • Systemic mechanisms of disease
  • Neuroimaging
  • And more

Alzheimer’s Imaging Consortium (AIC) Topics of Interest
The AIC is a one day preconference on July 14, 2012. Submitted abstracts should focus on the clinical application and methodological development of neuroimaging (modalities including MRI, PET, SPECT, CT and others) to Alzheimer’s disease, other dementias and normal brain aging.

Presentation Types

Featured Research Sessions
As part of the submitted program, these sessions last for ninety minutes and are organized entirely by researchers around a specific topic. Featured research sessions are CME accredited.

Oral Sessions
These 90 minute sessions are comprised of six segments with a different speaker for each segment. They are grouped by general topic and will begin with introductions by the session chairs. Each speaker will have approximately 12 minutes to present, followed by a three-minute question-and-answer period. Oral sessions are CME accredited.

New! A second block of oral sessions is being added to the schedule — one block in the morning and one in the afternoon — to increase the number of speakers included in the program.

More than 400 posters will be displayed daily by general topic. Posters will be displayed the entire day; presenters are required to be by their posters between 1-3:30 p.m. Poster sessions are not accredited for CME.

Fellowship Awards
A limited number of fellowships are available to presenting authors at both AAIC and the AIC. Fellowships will be provided in the form of conference registration, airfare and/or hotel. If you would like to be considered for a fellowship, please select the appropriate box during the abstract submission process.

Submission requirements

Read more about the submission requirements for each of the following categories.

Alzheimer’s Imaging Consortium Submission Requirements

Featured Research Session Requirements

General Abstract Submissions Requirements

About Anton Coleman, MD

I am a Behavioral Neurologist & Neuro-Endocrinologist with more than 27 years of experience and practice.
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