Scientific poster competition - Medlab Middle East

Scientific poster competition

Gain recognition and get published

This is your opportunity to showcase your research in front of leading experts and win a host of prizes!

Live in-person:

6 - 9 February 2023

Dubai World Trade Centre

 16 Jan - 9 Mar 2023


Scientific poster competition

What is this competition?

The scientific poster competition is dedicated to help grow the medical laboratory industry and give our talented colleagues a platform to gain recognition, get published and win a host of prizes! 

  • Out of all the entries, the top 6 posters will be selected
  • The 6 finalists will present to a judging committee online on 17th January 2023
  • The winner will be announced online on 17 January and the winner will earn a speaking slot at Medlab Asia 2023 (Bangkok - *flight and/or accommodation included)
  • The finalists’ posters will be displayed at the live show for delegates, visitors, and participants to view

How can I participate?

To participate in the competition, you can simply submit an abstract of your work as per the below guidelines to [email protected] before 10 January 2023 and our team will get back to you if your abstract is selected.

How the competition works?

Participants can choose a topic aligned to one of the medical laboratory industry's niche areas and submit an abstract including an introduction, objectives, and conclusion.

  • Max 300 words, font size 11, Arial (font type).
  • You may include 1 figure or table only.
  • Be as specific as possible about the material you will cover on your poster. 
  • Descriptions that are too short or vague will be considered incomplete.
  • Please email [email protected] if you encounter any issues.

Laboratory Management

Clinical Chemistry

Clinical Microbiology


Molecular Diagnostics 


Sustainability in the Laboratory

Competition details

Phase 1 - Submitting the abstract

Out of all abstract entries, the top 6 will be selected and asked to submit a designed poster

Phase 2 - Presentation at Medlab Middle East 2023

The selected 6 posters will
be displayed onsite. The shortlisted participants will have to present their
abstracts in front of the judges online on the 17 January 2023.
Winner will be announced on that day.

Phase 3 - Trip to Bangkok and speaking opportunity

Following the presentations, the judging committee will recognise the winning presenter who will receive  flight and/or
accommodation to Bangkok and the opportunity to speak at Medlab Asia 2023

What are the deadlines?

Abstract submission deadline: 10 January 2023

Announcement of Top 6 finalists: 13 January 2023

Online presentation: 17 January 2023             

Please note that your abstract will be selected based on relevance, best practice, case studies and completeness of the required information submitted.

For any further queries, you can reach out to our team at [email protected]