Call for Abstracts

Abstract Submission Period

Open: January 25, 2017
Deadline:  June 14, 2017, noon (JST)
  June 29, 2017, noon (JST)
  Abstract submission has been closed.

General Guidelines

  • Abstract title must be limited to 120 characters (approximately 20 words)
  • The body of abstracts should contain a maximum of 1,800 characters (approximately 300 words) and must be submitted in English.
  • No chart and graphics should be included in the abstract.
  • All confirmed abstracts will be published on the WASPaLM2017 webpages and abstract book.
  • The first author must present his/her presentation.
  • Abstract submissions will only be accepted via the congress website.

ID and Password

  • After registering your abstract, you will receive a confirmation by e-mail with your login ID.
  • If you do not receive any confirmation by e-mail, please contact the Program Secretariat:
  • We cannot inform you of your password and ID for security reasons. Please print out the website after your registration.
  • You need your personal ID and password to edit, correct, or delete your submitted abstracts.
  • Acceptance of the submitted abstracts with the presentation details will be notified around August 2017.
  • If you have any questions regarding the Abstract Submission, please contact the Program Secretariat. (


  • The first author is responsible for getting agreements from co-authors before submission.
  • The first author needs to register for the congress.

Abstract category

Clinical Pathology / Laboratory Medicine
CP-1 Clinical Chemistry
CP-2 Endocrinology and Metabolism
CP-3 Immunology
CP-4 Transfusion and Transplantation
CP-5 Hematology
CP-6 Urinalysis
CP-7 Microbiology
CP-8 Clinical Physiology
CP-9 Genetic Analysis
CP-10 Drug Monitoring and toxicology
CP-11 Emergency Testing
CP-12 Laboratory Management and Laboratory Information System
CP-13 Education
CP-14 Point of Care Testing
CP-15 Team Practice
CP-16 Public Health
CP-17 Miscellaneous
Anatomical Pathology
AP-1 Bone Pathology
AP-2 Breast Pathology
AP-3 Cardiovascular Pathology
AP-4 Dermatopathology
AP-5 Endocrine Pathology
AP-6 Clinical Cytology
AP-7 Gastrointestinal Pathology
AP-8 Gynecological
AP-9 Head and Neck Pathology
AP-10 Hematopathology
AP-11 Infectious Pathology
AP-12 Immunohistochemistry
AP-13 Molecular Biology
AP-14 Nephropathology
AP-15 Neuropathology
AP-16 Pediatric Pathology
AP-17 Post-mortem Pathology
AP-18 Pulmonary Pathology
AP-19 Soft Tissues
AP-20 Uropathology
AP-21 Miscellaneous

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