Abstracts from The Second World Congress Of Sports Physical Therapy will be published in Physical Therapy in Sport.

Physical Therapy in Sport


Call for Abstracts

The ACPSEM 2017 congress committee welcomes authors to submit an abstract for the biennial conference poster and free papers sessions. Submission should be made using the template below to Chris Bleakley:  c.bleakley@ulster.ac.uk  by 30th April 2017

General Guidance for submission

Please indicate whether you are submitting for a free paper or poster presentation.

We recommend that the presenter’s contact details are used when submitting the abstract.

All abstracts should follow the template attached and include:

  • Introduction and Aims
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusion
  • References

The abstract should be no more than 350 words

Abstracts following the theme of the congress, Optimal Loading in Sport are preferred, however, other topics will also be considered.

All abstracts should be submitted as a word document and must be in English.

The closing date for abstracts is 30th April 2017 and presenters will be informed of the committee decision by the end of May 2017.

Presenters are asked to register before 30th June 2017 to ensure that the abstract is included in the congress proceedings.