Abstract Submission

We would like to inform you that the deadline for submitting abstracts for the 5th Interventional Pain Istanbul, Pain Congress and Cadaver Workshop, originally scheduled for 1 August 2022, has been extended by two weeks and the new deadline is 15 August 2022, 23:59 GMT+3.


Abstract Topics:

  • Basic Research
  • Anatomy and Neurophysiology
  • Cancer and Palliative Care
  • Pain Diagnosis and Evaluation
  • Pain Epidemiology, Economics and Healthcare Systems
  • Chronic Pain
  • Headache and Orofacial Pain
  • Low Back and Spinal Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Pain in Special Populations (Pregnancy, Children, Elderly)
  • Postoperative Chronic Pain
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Treatment Approaches: Pharmacologic
  • Treatment Approaches: Physical Therapy
  • Treatment Approaches: Psychosocial and Cognitive
  • Treatment Approaches: Interventional
  • Treatment Approaches: Neuromodulation

Abstract submission deadline: AUGUST 15, 2022 23:59 GMT +3

5th IPI 2022 Organizing Secreteriat: Kenes Group, M+ Office

Contact person: Ms. Lara Volkan, Scientific Program Coordinator | E-mail: lvolkan@kenes.com  

Please refer to the meeting website for all up-to-date information: https://interventionalpainistanbul.org/

Step 1 / 8: Presentation Options

Topic: An abstract topic that is relevant for your abstract must be selected during Step 1 of the submission process. The Scientific Committee reserves the right to change the topics during the abstract assessment process.

Presentation type: Please choose one of the following:

  • Oral presentation
  • Poster presentation
  • No preference

The Scientific Committee reserves the right to change the presentation type according to the requirements of the scientific program.

Step 2 / 8: Presenting Author Contact Details

Institution(s): The institution(s) of the authors should be indicated fully with the “department” and “institution” names while avoiding any abbreviations such as Dept., Inst., Hosp., etc. Please include the City and Country for each institution. (For US, please make sure to enter the country information after the state name).

The institution, city and country should be written in lower case while the initials of each word are written in capitals.

Step 3 / 8: Co-Author(s) Contact Details

Author(s): First, middle and last names of all the authors must be fully indicated correctly and in the right order.

Enter each co-author(s) full name.

Enter each affiliation Full name including the City and Country.

Example: Adam Smith-Harward University, Melike Yılmaz-Akdeniz Üniversitesi

Step 4 / 8: Abstract Title

Abstract title can contain a maximum of 100 characters.

Step 5 / 8: Abstract

Abstract text should not exceed 300 words. The title of the abstract, authors’ names, institutions and key words are not included in this limit, and those should not be entered in this section.


Please submit your abstract accordingly with the below given structure in four (4) sections.

  • Background
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions

*If you would like to add references, please add it to the end of abstract (after the conclusion part).

Step 6 / 8: Keywords

Minimum 2 keywords are required, and maximum 6 keywords can be entered. All keywords should be separated with commas.

Step 7 / 8: Additional Files

Tables, images and figures must be converted to accepted file types.

Only 1 image can be included.

Please note that submitted images must strictly adhere to these guidelines or abstract will not be published:

  • For images, the permitted file types are listed above as .jpeg, .jpg, .jpe, .gif, .png
  • Definition: Black and white graphic with no shading.
  • Do not use faint lines and/or lettering and check that all lines and lettering within the figures are legible at final size.
  • All lines should be at least 0.1 mm (0.3 pt) wide.
  • Scanned line drawings and line drawings in bitmap format should have a minimum resolution of 1200 dpi.
  • Vector graphics containing fonts must have the fonts embedded in the files.

Step 8 / 8: Preview & Check

The submitting authors are required to preview the abstract at this step and confirm the preview at this step.

Submit to the Committee


Please do not submit multiple copies of the same abstract.

You can make edits on your abstract before and also after submitting it to the Scientific Committee.

Please ensure that the e-mail address of presenting author is entered correctly to enable the Organizing Secreteriat to communicate the presenting author regarding the abstract. All information regarding the acceptance, any required adjustments, and scheduling will be communicated via e-mail to the abstract’s presenting author.

Upon submitting of your abstract an e-mail including the “Abstract Number” and “Abstract Details” will be sent to the submitting author.

Registration of Abstract Presenters

The presenting authors must be registered for the 5th IPI 2022 latest by August 15, 2022 which is the registration deadline for abstract presenters.

Abstracts of unregistered presenting authors who do not complete their registrations (including payment) by this deadline will be removed from the final program.

Thank you for submitting your work for consideration.

We look forward to welcoming you at the 5th Interventional Pain Istanbul Congress and Hands on Cadaver Workshop in Istanbul, Turkey between October 21-23th, 2022.

Please contact us directly at lvolkan@kenes.com should you have any specific inquiries.