Call for Abstracts and Contest Submissions


  • Submission Deadline: Abstract and Contest submissions must be received by March 2, 2021.
  • Abstracts will be accepted within 2 weeks of submission to minimize delay.
  • Once you have submitted your abstract, you will be assigned an abstract number and you will receive a confirmation email with a link to go back and edit or review your abstract.
  • Detailed guidelines for abstract submission can be viewed at the following link:
  • Prepare a virtual poster and upload here:
  • A flat fee of $100.00 (CAD) will be charged only to non-contest abstract submissions. The only method of payment accepted for abstract fees is via Paypal. If you do not have a Paypal account, you can select pay by credit card (Visa, MasterCard or American Express) once directed to the Paypal screen. The abstract submission fee is a refundable bond. If withdraw your submission, your forfeit the abstract bond fee of $100.00
  • Accepted abstracts will be published in the official CAPM&R Journal; American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R).
I wish to submit:

An abstract (including abstract submissions for the resident research contest)
Select your abstract category:
A full essay for consideration in the medical student essay contest
A full essay for consideration in the resident essay contest
A published article for paper of the year


Please contact the CAPM&R office for any inquiries.

Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
4 Cataraqui Street, Suite 310
Kingston, ON
K7K 1Z7
Telephone: (613) 507-0480
Fax: (866) 531-0626

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