The International Society for Respiratory Protection

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The Oxford 2020 conference committee are now accepting abstract submissions for podium presentations of 20 minutes and for poster submissions. The theme of the conference is “RPE Use and Users”; details of the technical areas of interest to the conference are given on the home page. Please read more for instructions on how to submit your abstract to the technical team.

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ISRP Abstract Submission Guidance

Abstract should consist of a title (Font; Arial, size 11, UPPER CASE, bold) and not exceeding 20 words.

Author and co-authors' details (all in lower case):

  • Full first and family name(s) (Font; Arial, size 11)
  • Presenting author's name should be in bold.
  • Affiliation details: department, institution, city, state (Font; Arial, size 10, in italics)
  • E-mail address of corresponding author (Font; Arial, size 10, in italics)

Abstract layout (Font; Arial, size 11, maximum word count 350) - Abstracts should contain the following:

  • Background/problem statement
  • Objective(s)
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions

References are not obligatory and will be included in the word count.

Graphs and images can be included in abstract. A maximum of 3 images can be included per abstract. Images should be of high resolution and comprehensible. All images should be embedded within the Word file. The abstract should fit onto a single page in word (i.e. an A4 page).

All abstracts should be presented in clear English with accurate grammar and spelling of a quality suitable for publication.


If you wish to present a Poster at the conference then you should start your title with the word POSTER in bold text. Otherwise all abstracts received will be considered for a podium presentation.


Please provide a short biography with your abstract submission – maximum word count 200.


Abstracts are to be submitted to