Poster Competition

Eleventh Annual Scientific Posters Competition     

Criteria for Entry

Posters presented at other meetings are eligible. The poster can summarize original research, including data driven research, literature review, or case presentation.

Posters can have multiple authors, but only one award per poster will be given. Lead author must be present for poster to be judged in competition. Only one abstract per first author can be accepted. Only the first author will receive prize money.

Presenting Author

The presenting author must be listed first with all other coauthors and all involved institutions, city, and state.

Poster set-up begins from 4:30 pm on Friday, September 20, and presentations will be from 5:00-6:00 pm. Posters must be removed no later than 8.30 pm on Friday. The presenting author must attend the poster presentation session to answer questions for attendees. The awards will be presented on Saturday, September 21. Competition will be limited to the first 10 posters. SCNA Annual Meeting registration fee will be waived for all presenters.


To showcase work in medical research by South Carolina medical students, neurology residents and neurology subspecialty fellows.


All neurology residents, medical students and neurology subspecialty fellows who are in good standing in their respective program.


Poster board size should not exceed 4’ x 8’ and be laminated.


Poster presenters must submit an abstract organized as follows to

  1. Title
  2. Purpose of the study
  3. Simple statement of methods
  4. Summary of results
  5. Statement of conclusions

Email abstract with cover sheet containing presenting author’s name, address, phone, email, residency program and poster title to: no later than September 8. All poster presenters must register for the conference.