Abstract Submission Deadline: 14 August 2023

Abstract Topics

Clinical Trials
Hyperacute Stroke Treatment Including Prehospital Care and Stroke Services
Stroke Outcomes
Stroke Prevention (Primary and Secondary)
Endovascular Therapy for Acute Stroke, Aneurysmal SAH, AVMs
Stroke Nursing
Stroke Etiology and Clinical Aspects incl. Uncommon Stroke Disorders and Challenging Cases
Global Health
Cerebral small vessel disease
Stroke Neuroimaging
Basic Science and Translational Research
Vascular Cognitive Impairment and Dementia
Data Sciences and Artificial Intelligence
Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery
Post Stroke Care and Complications
Neurocritical Care
Stroke Biomarkers
Health Services
Community Awareness, Advocacy and Stroke Support Activities
Life after Stroke (incl. Care Givers)
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Knowledge Translation and Implementation Science
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Other Topic


An abstract can be submitted for presentation at the Conference as one of the following categories:

  • E-Poster Presentation


  • Patient Case Study
  • Research Study


At the review stage, the Programme Committee may change the presentation type submitted by the author to ensure the continuity of the conference programme i.e. poster presentation to oral presentation. The presenting Author will be informed of any change to their submitted presentation type at the acceptance notification stage. The decision of the programme committee is final.

E-Poster Format:

Poster Format:

Accepted posters will be asked to produce a poster for display at the conference. Presenters are asked to take note of the following guidelines when producing their poster:

  • Maximum poster size is 85CM x 200CM – Roll up Banner Size
  • Ensure any text is in large font
  • Use graphs, charts, and/or tables
  • Ensure contents have a logical flow
  • E-Poster will be placed ONSITE and DIGITAL
  • Language must be in English

Removal and collection of posters at the end of the display period remains the responsibility of the presenter. Posters not removed by the indicated take down time will be removed and disposed of.

All abstracts will go through a peer-review carried out by reviewers selected by the MENA Stroke Congress Committee.

Notification of acceptance or rejection will be sent to the submitter by August 14, 2023.

  • The abstract submission deadline will be on 31 July 2023.
  • The abstracts must be submitted in English.
  • It is the responsibility of the presenting author to submit the abstract. They are the main contact whose responsibility it is to communicate with other co-authors.
  • The presenting author is available to present at the conference between 28 September - 30 September 2023.
  • The presenting author must register and pay in full by the deadline indicated in the abstract review outcome email. If they do not register and pay in full, the abstract will be removed from the programme and any associated publications.
  • All accepted abstracts will be published onsite and may appear in the conference website and/or other conference related materials, and this will not raise any copyright issues.
  • A submission as a particular presentation type or theme may be changed to a different type following review in order to be accepted and included in the programme.
  • Presenters may be recorded for live streaming. A recording of the presentation and a copy of the slides may be published online after the conference.