Download Centre

In this section you will find a number of downloadable documents to offer more information and guidance on the BACCN Conference. This includes marketing materials which can be printed and used on notice boards or forwarded to colleagues, as well as guidance on submitting an abstract and presenting at the conference. We hope you find this information helpful. 


Click to download the following marketing materials:

Download the 2018 Postcard


Abstract Submission

We've selected some example abstracts from 2017 to show the ideal format/layout that the scientific committee are looking for:

Literature review - Example Abstract

Primary Research - Example Abstract


Click to download abstract submission support documents:

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       Submission Instructions

Checklist for Authors


Preparing your Oral/Poster/Workshop for Conference

Once your abstract has been accepted, click on the relevant document below for advice on what to include and how to prepare for your presentation.

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Oral Guidelines   Workshop Guidelines    Poster Guidelines

First Time Presenter?

To help and support you with your presentation, Colette Laws-Chapman from the BACCN National Board has prepared a short WebEx video lecture. Although primarily aimed at first time conference presenters, those more experienced may still find it useful. Included within the presentation are a number of top-tips that aim to give you some extra confidence & to ensure your presentation goes smoothly. DOWNLOAD PRESENTATION

Poster Templates for Electronic Posters



Past Conference Downloads

2017 Abstract Book:


2016 Abstract Book:


2015 Abstract Book:


2014 Conference Proceedings - including session abstracts and full programme


To read the 2016 post conference report, click here.

To read the 2017 post conference report, click here.

2018 Volunteering Opportunity