Posters and Abstracts


The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation invites academic and industry researchers to submit abstracts of their scientific research for poster presentation at the PFF Summit 2019. The call for abstracts will open on June 10, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. ET and will close on August 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. All applicants must be registered to attend the PFF Summit 2019 in order to be considered for presentation.

All abstracts will require submission through the online portal proposalCENTRAL. Academic abstracts will be subject to peer-review. 

Subject matter deemed appropriate for poster presentation at the PFF Summit 2019 include original ideas that will help improve the understanding of pulmonary fibrosis in the following areas:

• Basic Research

• Translational Research

• Clinical Research

• Social Science/Quality of Life Research

A panel from the PFF’s Research Review Committee (RRC) will review all academic abstracts. Notification of the Committee’s decision will be completed by September 20, 2019.

Industry posters are not subject to peer review. Space can be reserved by submitting an abstract, and acceptance is based on a first-come, first-served basis. The call for abstracts will open in 2019.



Presenting authors of each abstract will be notified if the abstract has been accepted or rejected for poster presentation by September 20, 2019. Questions may be directed to Zoë Bubany at

The Poster Presentation will take place on Thursday, November 7 in conjunction with the Welcome Reception. Academic posters will be evaluated by the SAC selection panel and the top five poster presenters will be recognized at the Networking Dinner on Friday, November 8. The top five poster presenters will also be asked to briefly present their research during sessions on Friday, November 8 or Saturday, November 9.

Information about potential travel awards will be published soon.


General Abstract Submission Guidelines

Academic Abstract Submission Guidelines

Industry Abstract Submission Guidelines



A list of the poster titles that presented at the PFF Summit 2017 can be found here.