Call for Late breaking abstracts

The Regional IPA/JPS Meeting invites researchers from around the world to submit late breaking abstracts for oral and/or poster presentation to be delivered at online.
All abstracts need to be submitted through The Regional IPA/JPS Meeting online abstract submission system on this website

Important date

Abstract Submission June 22th(Tue.) --  July 20th(Tue.),2021
Abstract Submission was closed.
Acceptance Notice By the biggening of August


You may not submit a same abstract that missed for regular abstract submission.
The abstracts may not be printed on the program/abstract book.

Hot topics *For details, please refer to Program

This meeting organizes various variety of topics related to Smart Aging with MATES in COVID-19 pandemic.
Please check our sessions that may interest you well, and join this Regional IPA/JPS Meeting.


  • Speaker:
    Tzung-Jeng Hwang (the Taiwanese Society of Geriatric Psychiatry, the Division of General/Geriatric Psychiatry of the National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan)
  • Speaker:
    Facundo Manes (INECO Foundation for Research in Cognitive Neuroscience and Institute of Neurosciences, Favaloro University Argentina. Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Medical Research Council, Cambridge, UK)
  • Speaker:
    Gill Livingston (Division of Psychiatry, Faculty of Brain Sciences, University College London, UK)
  • Speaker:
    Heii Arai (ALZCLINIC TOKYO, Japan)


Disease-modifying drugs and treatment for Alzheimer's disease

  • Speaker:
    Samantha Budd Haeberlein (Head Neurodegeneration Development Unit at Biogen Cambridge, USA)
    Colin Masters (Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Australia)

Psychiatric symptoms in FTD
Co-sponsored by IPA / ISFTD

  • Speaker:
    Bradley Boeve (Mayo Clinic)
    Alexander F Santillo (Lund University)
    Kohji Mori (Osaka University)

Harnessing arts and technology during the pandemic for older persons with cognitive impairment
Co-sponsored by IPA/ASAD/JPS

  • Speaker:
    Maki Suzuki (Osaka University, Japan)
    Justine Megan Yu (St. Luke's Medical City, Philippine)
    Vincent Mok (Division of Neurology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong)

*These programs are tentative. Please keep following our upcoming programs.

Guidelines for Abstract Submission


One of authors must have a membership of either IPA or JPS.

Abstract Submission

  • ・All abstracts must be submitted via the Online Abstract Submission System.
  • ・Abstract must be written in English.
  • ・Authors may select their presentation type preference, but the Scientific Committee will make decision after review. The presentation types are as follows:


  • ・Presentation Style: Online presentation
    Oral Communication Presentations: prerecorded presentation (MP4)
    Poster Presentations: Digital E-poster (PDF)
  • ・Language: English
  • * Only if the situation of the COVID-19 is resolved, you may present in person.
    Please check and follow the regulation by Japanese Ministry before arrival on your responsibility.

Authors and Affiliations

  • ・Up to 14 co-authors and 10 affiliations can be included on each abstract.
  • ・Submitting authors are responsible for proofreading before submission. Please ensure that abstract text does not contain any typos or grammatical errors. The Regional IPA/JPS Meeting will not be responsible for any errors published.
  • ・The first author listed for each abstract serves as the presenting author and as the primary contact for all correspondence regarding the abstract.


  • ・Word limit of abstract title is 20 words.


  • ・Abstract text should be within 350 words (excluding the Title, Authors and Affiliations).
  • ・Please do not use specific name or information to identify individuals.
  • ・No graphics and tables should be included in the abstract.

Conflict of Interest (COI)

  • ・Choose your status (Yes or No) on the Online Abstract Submission System when you submit abstract.

Presentation Award

The Regional IPA/JPS Meeting presents the Award for the outstanding presentations.
Please apply through the Online Abstract Submission System.


  • ・When you completed your abstract submission, confirmation message will be sent to your email address.
    Please contact the secretariat if you don't receive it within a few days.
  • ・No changes can be made after the abstract deadline (July 20th (Tue.), 2021) has passed.
  • ・It is the author's responsibility to submit a correctly edited and accurate abstract.
    Any errors in sentence, grammar or scientific fact will be reproduced as typed by the author.

Acceptance Notice

Authors may select their presentation type preference but the Scientific Committee will decide after review.

Online Abstract Submission