Abstracts will focus on recent research covering the entire spectrum of
wilderness medicine.

World Congress of Wilderness Medicine
July 31 - August 4, 2016
Telluride, Colorado

WMS Abstract Submission Deadline for the Summer Conference is April 1, 2016
Poster presentation and/or oral presentation

The abstracts will focus on recent research covering the entire spectrum of wilderness medicine. This abstract submission is for consideration at the Wilderness Medical Society’s Annual Conference.

Wilderness Medicine Conference & Annual Meeting abstracts must be received by April 1, 2016. Abstracts will be considered for poster presentation and/or oral presentation.

Late submissions will not be considered.

  • Submit your abstract for consideration using the Instructions for Abstract Preparation below.
  • Notification of acceptance will be sent to the principal author after April 15, 2016.

Instructions for Abstract Preparation:
The abstract should be word processed, using MS Word, in 12-point Times New Roman font. The title should be in bold. List authors’ full names with middle initials and degrees.  List authors’ affiliations with a limit of one affiliation per author. The body of the abstract should be no more than 300 words and must be limited to the space one page. Do not include references, illustrations, funding sources, tables, or figures. After a brief introduction, abstracts should be formatted into these section headings:  Objective, Methods, Results, Conclusions.  See an example on page 3.

All accepted abstracts will be published in the WMS journal, Wilderness & Environmental Medicine.

Abstract Cover

Sample Abstract