Abstract Submission Guidelines

Mobilizing Medical Missions (M3) is proud to announce a call for abstracts for the 5th Annual M3 Conference to be held in Houston, Texas, on Friday, February 21, and Saturday, February 22, 2020. We welcome abstracts from all fields involved in global health work or domestic work with underserved populations (medical, research, social sciences, public health, health professions, etc.).

Important Dates:
October 21, 2019 – Call for abstracts opens
December 9, 2019 – Deadline for abstract submissions
Approximately January 21, 2020 – Notification of acceptance
February 21-22, 2020 – Presentation at M3 Conference

Format Requirements:
Only pdf files will be accepted for abstracts.
The page size must be US letter.
The body of the abstract should be no longer than 300 words and the heading/title no longer than 50 words.

Abstract Structure:
Heading/Title: Include author name(s), affiliated institution(s), document word count, and abstract title.
Background: In a few sentences, indicate the purpose and objective of the project, the hypothesis that was tested or a description of the problem being analyzed or evaluated.
Methods: Describe the setting/location for the project, study design, study population, ethical considerations, data collection and methods of analysis used.
Results: If available, present as clearly and detailed as possible the findings/outcome of the project, with specific results in summarized form.
Conclusions: Briefly discuss the data and main outcome of the study. Emphasize the implications of the results for future projects, policy, or research.
When results or data are not available, a description of a final product or intended analysis is acceptable.
Previously published, presented, or unpublished work is welcome.

Conference registration (click here to register) is required to present but not to submit. The M3 Conference will take place on February 21-22, 2020, in Lakewood Church at 3700 Southwest Freeway, Houston, Texas 77027. For questions, please email info@m3missions.com or call 713-491-5108