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The OPTIONS XII Committee invites prospective authors to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations to be presented at OPTIONS XII for the Control of Influenza 2024 Congress, taking place at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia from 29 September - 2 October 2024.
Abstract submissions can be made via the Abstract Submission Portal below:

All abstracts must follow the instructions listed below and be submitted online by 23:59 (AEST) Monday 15 April 2024.

Abstract Submission Details and Guidelines

• Authors are welcome to submit up to 2 abstracts as presenting author for an oral or a poster presentation. Authors can be co-authors on multiple abstracts
• Abstracts must be typed in English.
• Abstracts must be typed into the submission form.
• Word Limit: maximum 300 words in the body of the abstract. Abstracts over this limit will be asked to be revised to the word limit.
• Abstracts should be thoroughly checked for correct spelling and grammar before finalising the submission.
• Abstracts must be submitted by 23:59 (AEST) Monday 15 April 2024 for consideration by the Committee.

During the abstract submission process, you will be required to provide
• Title of abstract
• Type of abstract
• Virus that serves as the primary subject of your abstract
o Influenza virus
o SARS-CoV-2
o Coinfections
o Other
• Theme of abstract
• First and last names of all authors
• Full affiliations for all authors
• Abstract content of maximum 300 words
Once you have submitted your abstract, you will receive an automated submission successful email.

Terms and Conditions

The submission of an abstract indicates an understanding of the following terms and conditions for participation in OPTIONS XII 2024;
• All authors must approve of submitting this work for presentation.
• At least one author needs to be available to present if selected.
• All abstracts are to be within 300 words.
• There is only one Presenting Author per abstract submission.
• Please ensure that you include all information requested in the online abstract submission form.
• Authors must present unpublished work or work that has been published from 2023 onwards. Work earlier than 2023 will not be accepted.
• Presenting Authors of accepted abstracts must register to present their oral or poster, if accepted.
• All abstracts must be submitted by 23:59 (AEST) Monday 15 April 2024 to be considered
OPTIONS XII 2024 reserves the right to remove from any publication any abstract that does not comply with the above.


Please direct all abstract enquiries to:
OPTIONS XII Congress Secretariat
ICMS Australasia