Abstract Submission Guidelines

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) invites abstract submissions in the areas of basic science, clinical science and case studies. Encore abstract submissions are permitted if the work doesn't infringe on copyright or intellectual property rights.


Limit abstracts to a single page, excluding space for tables and figures. Format using the following specifications:

  • Times New Roman font
  • Minimum font size 11
  • Single-spaced rows
  • One-inch margins

Content (submit via the online submission form below)

  • Title of Abstract
  • Authors, Institution and Institution Location (City, State or Province, and Country)List all authors in the order you would like them to appear online.
  • Purpose (optional)
  • Background
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions


  • The deadline to submit abstracts is March 31.
  • Submit abstracts to the Scientific Sessions Committee via the online submission form (below). PHA no longer accepts email submissions.
  • Please indicate the category for your abstract: Clinical Science, Basic Science or Case Study.


CME/CE will be available for attendance and participation in poster sessions. For each accepted poster, the presenter's contact information, an updated CV, relevant disclosures and a signed continuing education agreement will be collected.


Abstracts will be evaluated by the Scientific Sessions Committee. The main contact will be notified by email no later than April 20 along with additional information about the poster presentation format. The text of the accepted abstracts will be published online at the PHA website and in the PHA 2020 Mobile App. 

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