Finding cures for children's genetic diseases



Abstract Winners

Jordan Basnett, Westmead Millennium Institute
Fiona Deane, University of Newcastle
Clare Hawkins, Heart Research Institute

Poster Awards

Jordan Basnett, Westmead Millennium Institute
Linda Miller, Children's Medical Research Institute
Jana Paulech, University of Sydney
Lauren Smith, University of Sydney
Luxi Zhang, Garvan Institute of Medical Research


Submission Date

Abstract submission closes by 5:00pm on Friday, 07June 2013 and selected participants will be asked to prepare a poster. Additionally, the organising committee will select the top three (3) submitted abstracts to present a 20-minute oral presentation at the symposium.


The abstract must include your name, affiliation, title and approximately 300 words however must not exceed one page and email to the event organiser. No images or tables will be accepted.

Poster Size

The maximum poster size is A0 in portrait only, as per measurements below in both millimeters and inches. Velcro will be available to fix the poster to the board. Computer data projection is the preferred presentation method for orals.

  • Height: 1189mm (46.8 inches) x Width: 841mm (33.1 inches)