Registration and Abstract Submission

Conference Registration

Register for the Upstate LSAMP Symposium via GEM GRAD Lab.

Registration deadline: October 19, 2019
There is no cost for registration. The conference is free for students.

Abstract Submission for Research Poster Competition

If you would like to present a poster, you can submit your abstract via the Abstract Submission Link

Abstract Guidelines:

  • Only ONE abstract submission is acceptable per student.
  • Abstract must not exceed 250 words maximum.
  • Students must obtain permission from their research advisers and co-authors prior to submitting an abstract
  • If working in the same lab, group or research project, students must submit original abstracts, written in their own words.
  • No graphics, charts, or figures are allowed in abstract.

Abstracts must contain:

  • At least two authors including the presenting student
  • A descriptive title
  • A hypothesis or statement about the problem under investigation
  • A statement of the experimental methods/methodology used
  • Results provided in summary form (even if preliminary)
  • A conclusion that explains how the work contributes to the hypothesis or statement of problem

If you have any questions regarding abstracts, please contact

Abstract Submission Deadline: October 11, 2019

Abstracts will be accepted on a rolling basis, and responses will be given no later than October 15th.