The online Late Breaking News abstract submission website will open after the regular abstract submission website closes. The deadline for Late Breaking News abstract submission is 30 June 2014, 23:59 CST.
The process for submitting Late Breaking News abstracts will be similar to that of regular abstracts (see Preparation of abstracts).
A select number of Late Breaking News abstracts will be accepted for oral presentation during the Late Breaking News session Saturday, 13 September 2014. The remaining accepted abstracts will be presented as e-posters. Poster presenters must be present during the Late Breaking News poster session Saturday, 13 September 2014.
Notification of acceptance or rejection of submitted Late Breaking News abstracts will be sent to the corresponding authors via email in July 2014. Full instructions concerning e-poster or platform presentation of accepted abstracts will be included and available on the Meeting website.
The presenting author of an accepted Late Breaking News abstract must register and attend the Meeting.
All accepted Late Breaking News abstracts will be published in the Multiple Sclerosis Journal Online as well as on the website of the 2014 Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting, on the application for smart phone devices, and a USB memory stick available at the Meeting.
Late Breaking News abstracts will be published on the Meeting website on the first day of the Meeting.