Important Dates
Abstract Submission
Abstract Submission

The Scientific Committee of ASPR 2017 is pleased to inform that the abstracts listed below have been accepted to present in their respective presentation modes.

Please refer to individual confirmation letter of presentation mode for the relevant terms and regulations and the online reply slip link for confirmation of the presentation. If you did not receive it, please check your junk mail box or send us an alternative email address (other than and

Registration for the conference is a requirement for the presenting author(s) and a pre-requisite to an abstract being reproduced within the conference programme. Please register for the Congress immediately to confirm your participation. Registration must be done online through the link on the Congress Website at on or before 25 August 2017. The abstracts will be published in Hong Kong Journal of Paediatrics - the official publication of Hong Kong College of Paediatricians (HKCPaed) and The Hong Kong Paediatric Society (HKPS).

Please fill in the online reply slip in your confirmation letter to confirm you have registered and will present at the Congress by 25 August 2017. If you decide NOT to join ASPR 2017 to present your abstract, kindly please also inform us at with your abstract ID as soon as possible.

Remarks: Both active poster presentation and electronic poster presentation requires to prepare an electronic poster using the official template, please refer to the submission guideline above.

Active E-Poster Presentation Schedule

Abstract Category

A) Clinical
B) Non-Clinical

01    Adolescent Health
02    Cardiology
03    Community Paediatrics
04    Dermatology
05    Developmental Paediatrics
06    Endocrinology
07    Gastroenterology and Hepatology
08    General Paediatrics
09    Genetics and Genomics
10    Haematology and Oncology
11    Immunology and Allergy

12    Inborn Errors of Metabolism
13    Infectious Disease
14    Leadership in Child Health
15    Neonatology
16    Nephrology
17    Neurology
18    Nutrition
19    Respirology
20    Rheumatology
21    Nursing & Allied Health
22    Others

Presentation Format
Free communications will be presented in one of the following formats:
(a)    Oral
(b)    Poster
(c)    No Preference

Final decision regarding the mode of presentation will be at the discretion of the organizer.

Best Research Awards will be given to the outstanding oral and poster presentations based on the merit of the submitted abstracts.

Guidelines for submission of abstracts

  • All abstracts should be submitted online through the relevant website.
  • Abstracts must be submitted in English.
  • Abstracts should not exceed 400 words, including acknowledgments (50 words will be deducted for each figure included in the abstract).
  • Abstracts of scientific studies should follow a structured format: “Background and Aims”; “Methods”; “Results” and “Conclusions”.
  • Abstracts of case reports should follow a structured format: “Introduction”; “Case Report” and “Learning Points”.
  • Abstracts will be published directly from the electronic submission, but the Scientific Committee reserves the right to edit and format them before publication.

Registration of authors
All presenting authors of the abstracts are required to register and pay the registration fee by the deadline. Failure to do so will result in exclusion from the final programme.