Instructions for Poster Presenters


Please note the following information regarding your presentation:

Posters will be presented in three shifts: Friday, May 5, 2017, Saturday, May 6, 2017 and Sunday, May 7, 2017


POSTER SESSION 1: 5th May, 2017
Advocacy and patient organisations 1 - 2
Bipolar disorders in children and adolescents 3 -18
Bipolar disorders in the elderly 19 -23
Brain structure and brain function 24 -40
Comorbidity between bipolar disorders and medical disorders 41 -50
Comorbidity between bipolar disorders and other psychiatric disorders 51 -71
Cultural differences and its consequences 72
Diagnosis and classification in the DSM 5 era 73 -77
Diagnosis in the post DSM 5 era 78 -79
Population health, epidemiology,  economics 80 - 85
POSTER SESSION 2: 6th May, 2017
Physiological, Molecular, Cellular Markers and Models 1 -21
Disability / Cognition / Rehabilitation 22 - 51
Fighting stigma 52 -54
Genetics and Proteomics 55 -65
Integration of pharmacological, somatic and psychological treatment 66 -72
POSTER SESSION 3: 7th May, 2017
Prodromes, early recognition, and staging 1 -11
Suicide in bipolar disorder 12 -22
Other (specify) 23 - 72
Psychosocial Treatments and self-management73 - 80

Posters should be set up from 08:00 on the day of presentation and removed at the end of the presentation day.

Poster presenters are requested to stand next to their poster during the poster session on the day of their shift and during the  breaks as indicated in the program for informal discussions/questions regarding their work.

Please check the ISBD17 Mobile APP for the poster board number allocated to you. Please use the board with the same number.


Posters may be prepared on one sheet (preferred method) or alternatively on several smaller sheets.

Poster boards are LANDSCAPE style. Maximum poster dimensions: 180cm width x 90cm height (6' x 3').

Allocate the top of the poster for the t itle and authors as stated on the submitted abstract.

The text, illustrations, etc should be bold enough to be read from a distance of two meters (six feet).

Double sided tape, tacks and technical equipment will be available for the mounting of posters.

There will be a Poster Helpdesk onsite to assist you

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