Join NCS in Quito, Ecuador for its Regional Meeting!
November 21-24, 2017

The IV International Neurocritical Care Symposium will be held in Quito, Ecuador November 21-24, 2017. This symposium will feature 50 international speakers with updates on diagnoses and management of Neurological diseases. The full session program can be found here

Texas Heart® Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
Texas Heart Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 27 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Abstract Submission

NCS members are encouraged to submit abstracts for the IV International Neurocritical Care Symposium. The deadline for abstract submission is October 15, 2017. 

Important Information

  • The character limit for all abstracts is 300 words NOT including Title, Authors, Affiliations, Disclosures.
  • The first author of each abstract is the preferred presenter, but any author listed on the abstract may present.
  • All presenting authors of accepted abstracts will be required to register for the meeting.
  • Tables, figures and graphs are not allowed as part of the abstract submission; however they can be presented on the poster. 
  • There is a maximum of THREE abstracts that may be submitted as posters from each first author. 

Preparation of Your Abstract


  • Do not include the names of authors or institutions in the body of the abstract. The names of authors and their affiliations (institutions) will be submitted on the contact form attached.  
  • Papers may be submitted if previously presented at a national/international meeting. This must be clearly indicated in the appropriate fields within your abstract submission. 
  • The title should be as brief as possible but long enough to indicate clearly the nature of the study. Capitalize the first letter of each word, do NOT capitalize every letter. Please capitalize the first letter in each name as well.
  • Oral/Poster abstracts should state briefly and clearly the purpose, methods, results and conclusions of the work.

Introduction:   Clearly state the purpose of the abstract.

Methods:        Describe your selection of observations or experimental subjects clearly.

Results:          Present your results in a logical sequence.

Conclusion:    Emphasize new and important aspects of the study and conclusions that are drawn from them.


The Submission Process

Email the completed form to by October 15, 2017.