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Final reminder abstract submission

 Dear colleagues, 

We would kindly like to remind you that the deadline for abstract submission for the
11th International Symposium on Biological Monitoring in Occupational and Environmental Health 
is Tuesday, April 30th, 2019.
Contributions for both oral and poster presentations are welcomed.
 Please find below the necessary guidelines for abstract submission.
► The deadline for submission is April 30th, 2019
► Only abstracts based on the standard template will be considered
► Abstracts must be submitted electronically, using our online tool. Submissions by e-mail will not be considered
► Presenting authors will be required to register for the conference and will need to fulfill payment in order to present

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For all questions, please contact us at ISBM11@kuleuven.be.

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