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Poster Abstracts

The National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) is pleased to announce a Call for Research Poster Abstracts for our 71st Bleeding Disorders Conference (BDC) in Anaheim, CA from October 3-5, 2019.

NHF is seeking to showcase important research currently being conducted by physicians, researchers, nurses, physical therapists, social workers and other healthcare professionals in the field of bleeding and clotting disorders. We encourage all members of the community to submit poster abstracts in the following categories:

• Biomedical/Coagulation Research
• Clinical Research/Clinical Trials
• Orthopedic and Physical Therapy
• Psychosocial Issues
• Inhibitors
• New Products
• Quality of Life/ Outcomes Research
• Collaboration/Team Models
• Peer Support/Outreach/Integration Models
• Law/Ethics/Health Policy
• Women’s Research

The deadline for submission is Friday, May 31, 2019.

The benefits of submitting a research poster abstract are:

• All approved poster abstracts will be posted to NHF's 71st Bleeding Disorders Conference website one month prior to the start of the conference. Posters will remain available online until one month after the end of the conference. The NHF Bleeding Disorders Conference is routinely attended by nearly 3,000 people, including physicians and other healthcare professionals, industry representatives, NHF chapters, patients and families.
• Research posters will be prominently displayed during NHF’s 71st Bleeding Disorders Conference in Anaheim, CA. NHF will also be hosting a Research Posters Reception on Friday evening, October 4, 2019. This annual reception provides an opportunity for abstract authors and attendees to interact and network with each other.

General Instructions for Submitting Your Research Poster Abstract Online:

1. Register:

If you have not yet made a poster abstract submission to NHF’s 71st Bleeding Disorders Conference, you must first register your details with the abstracts submission system.

2. Prepare Abstract:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with your login details.

All abstracts must be formatted as follows (please be as specific and thorough as possible in each instance)
  • Objective
  • Methods
  • Summary (of results obtained)
  • Conclusions(It will not be sufficient to state – “results forthcoming”)
All abstracts must be 450 words or less.

3. Submit Abstract Online

After preparing your abstract, log back into the system (submission link will be provided in the confirmation e-mail) and complete your submission following the instructions provided.


• You will be able to make multiple submissions, append an existing submission or finish the submission at a later time.
• Please be sure to submit your abstract by midnight Eastern Time, Friday May 31, 2019. Alterations or revisions may be made up until this date.
• Individuals who submit abstracts will be notified by the beginning of July, 2019 about the decisions made by NHF’s review committee.

General questions related to your submission can be sent to: or call 212.328.3750.