The New York Perinatal Society

40th Annual Scientific Meeting & Abstract Submission

Date:             Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Time:            4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location:      NYU School of Law, Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012

Call For Abstract(s)

Abstract submission is now open for the 40th Spring Meeting. We invite students, residents and fellows to submit abstract(s) for presentation.

Deadline For Submission

Friday, March 31, 2017

Guidelines For Submission

  1. A one-page abstract(s) in MS Word including tables & figures, single spaced, 1 inch margins, 11 or 12 font size must be submitted for consideration. 
  2. Standard format: title, authors, institution, objective, methods, results, conclusion. 
  3. The file name for the abstract should be the presenter's last name, followed by the number if there are more than one submission (maximum 3). 
  4. An abstract which has previously been submitted to another meeting (national, regional or local) may also be submitted.
  5. A verification letter from program director stating medical student, residency or fellowship status.
  6. Completed registration form.

Full manuscripts of submitted abstracts may be submitted for possible publication in the Journal of Perinatal Medicine (

Electronic Submission

The following must accompany your submission to be considered:

  1. Verification letter from program director
  2. Registration Form
  3. A one-page abstract following the above submission guidelines
Submit electronically to

Acceptance Notice

Acceptance notice will be e-mailed by Friday, April 14, 2017.

Free Admission & Dinner Will Be Provided To Abstract Presenters



3:30 p.m.

Registration & Poster Exhibit

4:00 p.m.

Abstract Presentations

5:00 p.m.

Poster Exhibit


6:00 p.m.

Keynote Speaker: Adam J. Ratner, MD, MPH

Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, NYU School of Medicine


"Zika Virus Infection: Current Knowledge and Research Priorities"

7:30 p.m.

Award Presentation