Submit Your ePoster for the 2021 Psychiatry Research Day Virtual Poster Gallery by May 16th!


Dear Department Faculty, Students, Staff and Residents,

As you may have already submitted your abstract, or are planning to do so by the deadline of Sunday April 25th, this is a reminder that your electronic posters for the 2021 Research Day Virtual Poster Gallery must be submitted in PowerPoint using the Online ePoster Submission Form by Sunday May 16th, 2021 (11:59 PST).




  • Your electronic poster must be in PowerPoint, for presentation on the online poster gallery and voting
  • Please submit your ePoster using the Online ePoster Submission Form, uploading it as a single PowerPoint file by May 16th.
  • If you have a brief audio file you would like to include, please embed this into your ePoster. Further information and instructions regarding audio files are posted on the 2021 UBC Psychiatry Research Day web page.



This a reminder for all faculty, residents, fellows, students and trainees who wish to present their work on Virtual Research Day to submit their abstracts using the Online Abstract Submission Form by Sunday April 25th, 2021 (11:59 PST).

Abstract Submission Guidelines

  • Go to the Online Abstract Submission Form and upload a copy of your abstract as a single PDF file by Sunday April 25th.
  • Your abstract must include a descriptive title, and all authors and their affiliated institutions
  • The body of your abstract should not exceed 300 words, and should include:
    • Research Objectives
    • Methods
    • Results
    • Conclusions



  • Lighting Talk Presentations are short 5-minute presentations (usually 3.5 minutes of speaking, plus 1.5 minutes for questions).
  • Please indicate on the Abstract Submission Form if, in addition to presenting an ePoster, you wish to be considered to present a Lightning Talk during our Virtual Research Day.
  • If selected for a Lightning Talk Presentation, the presenter must also prepare a brief PowerPoint presentation with a maximum of 4 slides (1 cover + 3 presentation slides). Please submit Lightning Talk slides to by May 16th.



Stay tuned for the online Attendee Registration Form coming in early May!

If you have questions regarding submission of your abstract or ePoster, or for general inquiries regarding the 2021 Virtual Research Day, please contact Margaret Koshi, Manager of Communications and Partnerships, at