on Medical Microbiology and Clinical Mycology
(XVIII Kashkin Readings)
09-11 June 2015, Saint-Petersburg.

Competition of young scientists and students

We are glad to invite students and young scientists under 35 years of age to participate in the Competition. Authors of selected posters will have an opportunity to present their posters at the sessions of the Conference.

According to the requirements below, only the posters in Microsoft ® Power Point will be considered. One poster may be presented only by one author. Coauthors will not participate in the Competition and should be listed separately in the poster.

Poster submission procedure:

Poster design:

Size А1, Portrait orientation

Margins on each side - 40 mm 
Significant elements of the poster should be placed no closer than 15 mm from the edge of the poster.

Background of the posters - light; color of the text - dark; Figures and graphs are in color.

Content of the poster:



Russian or English

The top left corner

Poster number. Poster number will be assigned by the Organizing Committee.

In the center of the top

• title (font no less than 70 point);
• Author’s surname and name; co-author’s surname and name; 
• Affiliation; 
• Supervisor or academic advisor

The content of the poster in accordance with the scheme of the poster elements

The main text of the poster (font size no less than 24 point):
• Introduction;
• Aim; 
• Materials and methods; 
• Results;
• Conclusion; 
• Reference (no more than 3-4 sources).


Figures (pictures, graphics, diagrams, tables) should be no less than A5 size (15 x 20 cm).

Figures legend and text in the drawings should be no less than 20 point.


Scheme of the poster elements.

If you have any difficulties in poster composition, we provide the template below. You have an opportunity to make changes in the design if it complies with the requirements. 

Poster submission deadline is May 01, 2015


Organizing Committee:
Kashkin Research Institute of Medical Mycology
North-Western State Medical University named after I.I. Mechnikov
phone / fax: +7 (812) 303-51-40
194291, Russia, Saint-Petersburg, Santiago-de-Cuba ul., 1/28