Final Call For Poster Abstracts – CSAM-SMCA 2017 in Niagara Falls, ON

Addiction: the changing landscape/Les dépendances: un paysage en changement

October 19-21, 2017

New this year – awards for the People’s Choice poster and Best Poster by a trainee.  Over 30 submissions received so far!

Abstract Content:

  • Poster abstracts on all aspects of addiction are encouraged
  • Poster abstracts by students are encouraged
  • The abstract body must not exceed 250 words (including tables and references), and must include:
    • Requested format
    • Title
    • Presenting author’s name, affiliation, mailing address and email contact information
    • Co-authors and affiliations
    • If applicable: objective, methodology, results, and conclusions
    • References if applicable.
    • 2 Learning Objectives
    • Brief 50-word bio for introductions
    • Additional AV needs
  • There is no limit to the number of abstracts you can submit.
  • Notice of abstract acceptance will be sent to the lead author at least one month prior to the conference.
  • Publication: CSAM-SMCA reserves the right to publish select conference abstracts in the ISAM Substance Abuse Journal, the CSAM-SMCA Canadian Journal of Addiction or other affiliate journals
  • Abstract Submission: electronic format in Microsoft Word .doc or .rtf file format by e-mail to
    We cannot accept submission in a pdf.
  • All abstracts must be submitted by 11:59 pm on the deadline. Late abstracts cannot be accepted.

Deadline for poster abstracts – August 31 at 11:59 PM

Conference Inquiries:  E-mail:

Upon Acceptance – decisions will be made after the deadline:

  • Presenters will receive a letter with date and time of presentation
  • Final programs will be emailed once completed to show presentation room

2017 Poster Abstract Form

Speaker Disclosure Form

2017 Conference Registration