Manipal Urogynecology Conference

MUG2020

Call for Abstracts


We welcome submission of abstracts for Manipal Urogynecology Course: Second Edition (MUG2020), which is meant for the young budding gynecologists and introduces them to the principles, scope, surgical techniques and controversies in Urogynecology.

To facilitate the submission process and the subsequent follow-up process, kindly consider the following guidelines, information, tips, terms and deadlines mentioned.

  • Registration for the conference is not mandatory for abstract submission.
  • There is no separate payment for submission of abstracts.
  • Preferably the abstract must be an unpublished original work which has not been presented at any previous conference/seminar. If presented or published else where, it must be disclosed at the end of the abstract in BOLD.
  • Abstracts may be sent for - Case reports/ Case Series/ Surgical Technique / retrospective/prospective studies
  • The authors are encouraged to prepare and send an informative abstract, which is summary of a paper’s substance including its Background, Methodology, Results and Conclusion.
  • The abstract must be in English with Title - less than 20 words, Body - Maximum of 250 words (excluding title) of plain text without diagrams, charts, footnotes or references. The abstracts that do not meet this word limit shall be sent back to the author(s) to be revised.
  • The abstract must be typed using Times Roman, font size 12.
  • The presenting author (bold and underlined) must also submit the co-authors’ names and affiliations.
  • You must upload a PDF file (less than 1 mb) at the abstract submission tab in the website. After the submission, you shall be acknowledged of the receipt of the abstract via an email
  • Only online submissions via the link above will be allowed (no physical mail or email considered).
  • Presentations of reviewed and accepted abstracts will be as posters.
  • Poster presenters are requested to bring their own printed poster for display. (Poster Size 3 feet X 2 feet).

Click here for Abstract template

Important Dates for Submission

  • 13th May 2020: Abstract Submission opens.
  • 1st September 2020: Abstract Submission closes at 11:59 PM IST.
  • 1st October 2020: Abstract acceptance notifications sent to authors.
  • November 28-29, 2020: Manipal Urogynecology Course (MUG) 2020!!


Topics for Poster Presentation (Case reports/ Case Series/ Surgical Technique / retrospective/prospective studies)

  • Uterovaginal Prolapse
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Pelvic floor Disorders
  • Episiotomy/Perineal Tears/Pelvic floor trauma
  • Mode of delivery and its implications
  • Urinary Tract infections/Injuries
  • Miscellaneous

Click here for Abstract Submission portal