Poster Presentations

Poster Sessions

All accepted abstract presenters are expected to present their abstract in all three poster sessions. Specific presentation times are dependent upon your presentation number, which will be assigned by early March.

Poster Session 1

Friday, April 27, 2018
Odd Presentation Numbers: 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Even Presentation Numbers: 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM

Poster Session 2
Friday, April 27, 2018
Odd Presentation Numbers: 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Even Presentation Numbers: 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Poster Session 3
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Odd Presentation Numbers: 3:30 PM – 4:15 PM
Even Presentation Numbers: 4:15 PM – 5:00 PM

It is important for you to be present at your poster during these times to answer questions and discuss issues on your research with meeting attendees.

Poster Format & Setup
  • Each poster will have a display area of four (4) feet high by four (4) feet wide (125 cm x 125 cm) to display your materials.  The overall area is reduced by a two-inch frame on all four sides. Your poster should be (4) feet high by (4) feet wide (125 cm x 125 cm) or just under if you wish to have a bit of space around your poster.
  • You may display your information in figures, tables, text, photographs, etc.  Please prepare all illustrations neatly and legibly beforehand, in a size sufficient to read at a distance of three (3) feet.  Hand lettering should be at least 3/8-inch or 1 cm high.  Typed material should be prepared on a bulletin (large type) typewriter.  A series of typewritten sheets attached to the poster board is not acceptable.  Push pins (thumb tacks) will be available to fasten your material to the poster board.
  • Poster set up is to convene on Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
  • Posters MUST remain on display until 5:00 PM on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at which time authors will be responsible for dismantling.  Any posters remaining after 5:00 pm on Saturday will be removed by staff and OARSI cannot be responsible for your poster.


Please note that all presenters are expected to cover their own travel and lodging and pay the registration fees.  ALL presenters are required to register for the meeting.

If you have any questions, please contact Janine Salabritas ( or Victoria Converse (