Deadline in 1 week! Abstracts for BIOM International Seminar at OMED



Hello SOMA Member!


You are invited to share your medical experience abroad at OMED 2016 conference! The deadline for this poster presentation and chance to speak on a stage about your research or outreach endeavors is coming up fast, with 1 week left!


BIOM International Seminar at OMED 2015 - Deadline September 9, 2015


This is a poster presentation opportunity to present international experiences at OMED,

with the categories of: 1) broad outreach experiences and 2) research completed while

on outreach programs.

This competition is now open to non-SOMA members as well, but with an additional Grand Prize of $200 added to the $275 award for first place, while second place will retain the $175 award.


Judging for the student poster competition will be carried out by members of BIOM and

SOMA based on the abstracts. The top winners will also be invited to give a 20-minute presentation during the

International Seminar.


For more information please visit the BIOM page here

Please do not hesitate to direct any questions to the SOMA research director Shoja through


Sample abstracts:

Sample Outreach Category

Sample Research Category



Posters are not needed until the day of the Seminar.  The size of the poster should not exceed 4’x4’. Please present the poster in person at the Seminar or, if you are unable to attend, please notify Verna Bronersky at


OMED Registration: Be sure to register through for a SOMA discount in the 2 for 1 event deal!