Practitioner Case Presentations

Date: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM on Saturday, September 8th 2018
Judging Committee Chair: Dr. Milton Essig
Abstract Submission Deadline: July 31, 2018

Content: Abstracts for case presentations may be submitted on any aspect of clinical health related dentistry, including: basic science research, clinical study, case presentation and literature review. Abstracts may describe work that has been or will be submitted at other meetings.

Who May Submit: The call for abstracts is open to interested students (undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, postdoctoral), faculty, or private practice dentist. No individual should be first author on more than one presentation.

Questions: Please direct any questions to Dr. Toni Neumeier at


Formatting and Submitting Your Abstract

Abstracts are to be submitted via email at  Abstracts must adhere to the the following instructions:

  • Length: limit an abstract to approximately 300 words excluding the title
  • File format: Microsoft Word document or PDF
  • Do not include: diagrams, illustrations or other graphic objects in your abstract. (Of course, diagrams, illustrations or other graphic objects can be included in your case presentation if your abstract is approved.)


Abstract Review Process & Presentation Format

Once the Alabama AGD receives the on-line submission of an abstract before the deadline at 11:59 PM (central time zone) on July 31st, 2018, the abstract will be evaluated by the Alabama AGD poster committee. Notification of the acceptance of an abstract will be sent via email from the Alabama AGD on August 15th.

The author of an accepted abstract must register for the Alabama AGD annual meeting and will be assigned to present the case at a time between 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Authors of accepted abstracts will receive specific details about the presentation format.

All presented cases will be posted on the Alabama AGD website for one year. There will be time for Q&A after each presentation. There is no submission fee.


Submit Your Abstract

Compose an email message with your name, email, phone number, and whether your submission is an ePoster or a case presentation.  Attach your submission file (Word or PDF format) and send the email to: