Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society | Call for Abstracts for the 2nd International Conference
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The Scientific Committee of the 2nd PNDS International Conference 2021 invites you to submit your research abstracts for presentation. It is a great opportunity for nutritionists, dietitians, food scientists, public health professionals, clinicians, scholars, and policymakers globally to share valuable research findings and advancements related to the Triple Burden of Malnutrition with a particular focus on Low Middle-Income Countries (LMICs.) The thematic areas for the research abstracts are as follows:

  • Nutrition and Infectious diseases (including COVID 19)
  • Stunting, wasting and micronutrients deficiencies
  • Obesity and NCDs
  • Malnutrition and climate change
  • Community-based programs addressing under and over-nutrition
  • Nutrition education, counseling, and dietetic practice
  • Nutritional management of multi-morbidities
  • Food Environment

Modes of Presentation

Accepted abstracts will be selected for either an oral or a poster presentation

Guidelines for Abstract Submission

  • Abstracts should be based on unpublished work
  • Multiple abstracts can be submitted by the same presenting author but must address different research/ topics.
  • Oral presentation abstract should be based on primary research
  • Reviewers will consider the following when evaluating abstracts: Relevance to conference themes, originality of the research, appropriate research methodology for answering the research question and importance of the research findings.
  • Abstracts must be submitted in English language (UK English) with accurate grammar and spelling.
  • The abstract should not exceed more than 300 words (excluding title and list of authors)
  • Abstracts should include the following components:
    • Title
    • Background and objective
    • Methodology
    • Results and Findings (main results only)
    • Conclusions
    • Three to five Key words
  • The font should be “Times New Roman” with single spacing and font size 12.
  • Abstract title should be in capital letters, bold and centrally aligned.
  • Author information should include the following:
    • First name & Last name of all of the presenters
    • Affiliation (Institute/Company name, city and country name)
    • Contact details (email and telephone number) of corresponding author only
  • Do not include any citation or references in the abstract
  • Tables and illustration should not be included in the abstract
  • Incomplete submissions will not be entertained
  • Abstract withdrawal request will not be entertained after the 1st of September, 2021