(diagnostics, drug discovery & development)

(diagnostics, drug discovery & development)

Abstract submissions

You are invited to submit abstracts for any research, audit, thought leadership or report relating to the role of drug discovery & development in global & tropical health, with a preferred focus on neglected tropical diseases as listed by the World Health Organisation.



Abstracts focusing on all the major aspects of drug discovery for global health including in the fields of basic science & research, diagnostic, therapeutic, public health, policy and governance, aid and humanitarian assistance... of these NTDs will be considered. Papers describing work in progress are eligible.


Presentations & discussions at ISNTD d 3 will centre around – but not exclusively - the following themes:


  • Diagnostics

  • Anti-microbial resistance

  • Open Source Drug Discovery

  • Pipeline Watch

  • Clinical Trials

  • Funding


Deadline for abstracts is Sunday 18th March 2018.


Presentation Selected abstracts will be displayed as a poster – size A1. Oral presen-tations are not required.


The posters will be on display during the entire course of the conference, in high visibility networking areas. The authors will be given a special badge and are expected to be available for Q&A about their research throughout the day as well as actively engage with all delegates, speakers and panelists in order to further their research interests and derive tangible outcomes from the day.


In addition, the selected abstracts will be included in the print and on-line editions of the ISNTD d3 Conference Handbook which will be distributed to conference delegates but also internationally to our members, partners and networks.


Submission We look forward to receiving your Abstract Submission Form by Sunday 18th March 2018; submissions must be emailed as a text file (MS Word or other) to abstracts@isntd.org.



Registration Please note that authors must register as delegates for the meeting by contacting info@isntd.org or via the conference website www.isntdd3.com.  


The display cost for selected posters is £250. There is no fee for submitting an abstract.  



Certificates Certificates will be available to attest of the authors' participation in the conference.


Contact Kamran Rafiq at krafiq@isntd.org for any further enquiries or to request an abstract submission form.