Research Symposium 2017
The next BDA Research Symposium will be hosted on Wednesday 6 December 2017 at thestudio in Birmingham.
Abstract submission will be open in May and close mid-July.
The satellite symposium in Northern Ireland will return in 2017.
The 2017 symposium has five main streams but no abstract will be rejected based on theme, the streams for 2017 were;
- Clinical Nutrition, including malnutrition.
- Public Health, including freelance and industry.
- New to Research, including MRes and PhD research.
- Paediatric – supported by Paediatric Specialist Group.
- Service Evaluation.
Submitting an abstract - Opening soon
For details on how to submit an abstract please refer to the section below on 'Submitting an abstract' and 'How to prepare an abstract for submission'.
To submit an abstract, please read theand JHND NOTES and abstract example.
Register your abstract using the online booking system and upload your abstract submission. If you have any problems with the online booking system please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0121 200 8080 and we will send you the
How to prepare an abstract for BDA events
Authors should follow the guidelines in theFurther information on conference abstracts can be found on JHND NOTES the Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics Editor’s blog.
The abstracts are judged anonymously using the judging criteria peer reviewers guidance
Guidance for peer reviewers
Peer reviewers and authors may find the reviewer guidance helpful. Further information on peer review can be found on JHND NOTES the Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics Editor’s blog
Your Questions Answered
Following the success of the 'Angels Cradle' session in 2014 & 2015, (our panel of experts discussing research dilemmas put forward by the delegates and offering advice) we hosted this session again in 2016. The audience submitted their research question/dilemma to the panel and was discussed during the session.