MND Australia

2022 MND Research Symposium

We are pleased to announce FightMND and MND Research Australia will be jointly hosting the first ever Australian and New Zealand MND Research Symposium.

The Research Symposium will take place in Brisbane on Thursday 17th and Friday 18th March 2022 with an MND Connect - Research Live session on Saturday 19th March.

Registration details will be made available shortly. Please keep an eye on this website and on social media for updates.


Abstract submissions

Abstract submissions for the scientific meeting (17th and 18th March) will be accepted for the following presentation formats:

- Platform Presentation

- Rapid Research Presentation (5 mins) with Poster

- Poster Presentation Only

*Abstracts not selected for a Platform or Rapid Research presentation will automatically be considered for a Poster presentation.

To submit your abstract(s) for the 2022 Australian and New Zealand Motor Neurone Disease Research Symposium, you will need to register to use the Oxford Abstracts system and begin your submission in advance of the submission deadline to ensure that any difficulties can be resolved in good time.


Key dates:

Abstract submissions open: Monday 20th December 2021

Abstract submissions close: Tuesday 1st February (11:59pm, AEST)

Abstract outcomes: Wednesday 16th February

Programme announcement: Monday 21st February


Click here to download information on abstract guidelines and details on how to submit an abstract.