Top 15 abstracts will be published in the Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Journal.

Submission Closes

Results After


Abstract Templates

Abstract Categories

Please use the abstract template above for spacing and organization of subsections.

(Abstract that does not adhere to the abstract template will not be accepted for review).

Abstract template can be downloaded above.

Abstract Guidelines

  1. Must not exceed 350 words including title.
  2. Restricted to only ONE page.
  3. Font size: 12.
  4. Font Type: Times New Roman.
  5. Spacing and Alignment: Single spacing and justified fields.
  6. Figure / Table: Up to 3 figures including graphs and tables, etc. are allowed in each abstract.
    (The font size within the figures must be clearly visible and must not be less than size 10).
  7. Format Layout: 2-column page.
  8. Margin: 0.75” (1.9cm) margin.
  9. If the abstract contains identifiers e.g. name of hospital in the text body, the authors need to underline them in order for the secretariat to omit them when it is sent for evaluation.
  10. File submitted must be in Word document not more than 2.5MB.
  11. Final poster presentations may have more tables and charts than the successful abstracts.

Abstract Content

  • Original Article
  • Introduction (Including Objectives)
  • Materials And Methods
  • Results
  • Discussion
  • Conclusion

Frequently Asked Questions

Must The Submitter and the Presenter be the same person?

Yes, the submitter and presenter must be the same.

Can I submit more than 1 abstract?

Yes, you may submit more than 1 abstract. The account login you create will allow you to submit multiple abstracts.

Which email should I use to create the account?

When you create your account, the email you use should be the same email for all correspondence and e-certificates to be delivered to. For Malaysians, please use the same email address which you use for your CPD points.

What happens if I want to amend my abstracts after I have submitted?

Submissions should be thoroughly checked for spelling and grammar before submission. The responsibility is on the abstract submitter to ensure that the contents uploaded into the abstract is correct and have been proofread for errors. Changes will not be entertained once the abstract has been submitted. Do contact the secretariat for further assistance.

What happens after abstract submission deadline closes?

  1. All abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee.
  2. The Committee reserves the right to select the abstracts relevant to the sessions and decide on the final form of presentation.
  3. The results will be announced after the 19th April 2024.
  4. All successful abstract submitters and award finalists must complete the registration process on their online account before the 30th April 2024 to qualify and present during the meeting.

Terms and Conditions

  1. The research work submitted must be conducted substantially by the applicant.
  2. The work must be original and must not have been presented in conferences or published previously.
  3. All successful abstracts which are accepted for oral and e-poster presentation agrees that their oral and e-poster will be presented during the meeting. The oral and e-poster will become the permanent property of FFNM and may be read, download, copy, print, search and distributed; provided the authors are properly acknowledged and cited.
  4. Please refer to conference website for the latest information. Conference website content will supercede this announcement as the planning of the meeting progresses.