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Writing & Publication: Posters/Presentations

The Health Sciences Library and The University of Alabama provide a number of resources to help you with writing, research, and references.

Organizing Posters

Research Posters - IMRAD

  • Introduction - Research question and purpose of research, provides the context for this research in relation to the current understanding
  • Methods - How was the study performed? Discussion of subjects, materials, research design, any intervention undertaken, as well as variables and how they were measured
  • Results - This section includes quantitative results or descriptions of quantitative themes
  • Discussion - What are the implications of the findings?

More available in ACP's Guide to Preparing for the Abstract Competition.

Case Presentation Posters

    Poster Presentation

  • Introduction
  • Case Presentation:
    • History of Present Illness
    • Hospital Course
    • Family History
    • Social History
    • Labs, Images, Studies
  • Discussion
  • References

From Dr. Hamed Abbaszadegan's How to Write an Abstract and Make a Great Poster