June 2-3, 2006
Organizing Committee cordially invites you to Zagreb to take part in
the 17th Ljudevit Jurak International Symposium on Comparative
Pathology. All pathologists dealing with human and animal pathology are
invited to present their work concerning human and animal pathology or
both. The main topic of this symposium is Advances in oncopathology, but all papers regarding other symposium sections
are also welcome (see program). The goal of this symposium is
multidisciplinary approach to human and animal pathology. We hope that
you will enjoy the scientific program as well as the social events
that we organize. We also hope that you will find some free time to
enjoy our beautiful city and its surroundings.
Zagreb is the capital of Croatia, one of the oldest European countries. The city is more than nine hundred years old. Zagreb is a city with a population of one million inhabitants, with 20 theatres, 40 museums and galleries, and many streets and squares that are museums themselves. Zagreb is the diplomatic, economic, business, cultural, comercial, sporting and scientific center of Croatia. Convention facilities in Zagreb include specialized halls where larger conventions and congresses can be held, while accommodation is provided in one of the city’s hotels.
The climate in northern Croatia, including Zagreb is continental.
Basic Croatian currency unit is KUNA. Foreign currency can be exchanged for local money according to the published rates of exchange in banks, official exchange offices, hotels and Cash dispensers. Banks and post offices are normally open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. non stop. Public telephone boxes accept only phone cards available at news stands and post offices.
Regardless to the means of transportation you choose Croatia and Zagreb are always geographically close to major European cities. Zagreb is linked to the rest of the world by an up-to-date telecommunication system.
|June 2-3, 2006
SESTRE MILOSRDNICE (SISTERS OF CHARITY)
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL MULTIMEDIA CENTER
Zagreb, Vinogradska cesta 29, Croatia
Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital is one of the oldest Croatian hospitals situated only fifteen minutes by walk from main city square Location of the symposium
|Papers and Abstracts||The official language of the Symposium is English.
All papers and abstracts will be published in Acta Clinica Croatica (Indexed in Excerpta Medica). Free electronic variant of the journal can be found at http://www.acta-clinica.kbsm.hr. Acta Clinica Croatica will be handed to each fully registered participant prior to the Symposium at the registration desk. Registration Form and Abstract should be returned to the Organizing Committee by April 1st, 2006. Microsoft Word files are prefered. Notification of acceptance and categorization of the paper for an oral or a poster presentation will be sent to the presenting author not later than April 15th, 2006. Please note that the abstracts of participants who do not pay the registration fee until April 15th, 2006 will not be published.
Oral presentation should not be longer than 10 minutes which includes 2 minutes for discussion. LCD projector will be provided.
Second hall of the Multimedia Center Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital
Each poster board will have an available space of 120 cm high x 100 cm wide. Please use fonts at least 6 mm high, so that they can easily be read at a 2 m distance. The title should be written at the top of the space or poster with letters at least 25 mm high. The posters should be fixed on the board by adhesive tapes that will be provided by the Organizers. Handouts of the posters are welcome. Posters number 1 to 19 should be mounted on Friday by 9 a.m. and dismounted on Friday by 5 p.m. Posters number 20 to 38 should be mounted on Saturday by 8 a.m. and dismounted on Saturday by 2 p.m. See pages 17 to 20 for checking the poster numbers.
Poster discussion will take place on Saturday, June 3th, 2006.
Allocated time for each poster discussion is up to 3 minutes. Two slides may be used to present relevant data.
Slide seminar on pathology and cytopathology will be held on Saturday, June 3 in the main hall of the Multimedia Center Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital from 10.00 to 12.00.
Slide seminar cases will be available at this web site [SLIDE SEMINAR].
All potential participants will have the opportunity to see slides and to send/voice their opinions. The slides and their diagnoses will be discussed during the slide seminar.
Regular fee is 1200 kunas (150 EUR). No abstract will be published without relevant payment of the registration fee. On site registration fee may be paid in cash only. The registration fee for accompanying person will be 200 kn(30EUR).
Certificates will be issued to all participants who have fully paid the registration fee.
The registration fee includes all Symposium materials, access to the exhibition and all lectures, cocktails, coffee breaks and symposium dinner. For accompanying persons the fee includes the same social events.
Symposium dinner will take place on Friday, June 2nd at 8 p.m.
Restaurant "Hrvatski kulturni klub" (Croatian Cultural Club), also know as "kod Drageca".
Address: TRG MARŠALA TITA 10, ZAGREB
The restaurant is situated in the building of the Museum of Arts and Crafts.
to get to Zagreb