Presenting Authors are requested to use the
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION APPLICATION and submit an abstract for review according to the guidelines set out below. Should you require any assistance or have a question about online submission, contact

Preference will be given to presentations aligned with the theme of the event "Developmental Potential and the Complexity of Change".

IMPORTANT:  It is ESSENTIAL that you read the instructions below before you submit. The Presenting Author must submit the abstract and is required to be the corresponding author for that abstract. Abstracts must be submitted in English.

You do not need to register for the Congress prior to

an abstract. However, following acceptance into the program, 

you must register by April 15, 2018 or you will be

respectfully removed

from the program.

Please adhere to the following formatting guidelines when preparing abstracts for submission for the Dabrowski Congress 2018. Abstracts must be correctly formatted to be reviewed.

The Presenting Author will be the contact person for the abstract and must submit the abstract. Upon successful submission of the abstract a confirmation email will be sent to the Presenting Author. If you have not received a confirmation email, please contact

A person may be associated with an unlimited number of papers but only one paper per registration as lead presenter will be permitted.

Submissions are peer-reviewed in the order received.  To have your submission reviewed and considered, please submit as soon as possible.

If you require any assistance regarding the submission of your abstract, contact

An abstract can be submitted for presentation at the Conference as one of the following categories:

     Paper Presentation

     Panel Presentation

​     Poster Presentation




Call for Abstracts:                                      October 4, 2017

Abstract Submission Deadline:                February 15, 2018

Notification of Acceptance of Abstract:      March 15, 2018

Deadline for accepted authors to

register to confirm attendance:                    April 15, 2018



Abstract submissions are welcome for consideration for the 12th International Dabrowski Congress, which will be held in Chicago, Illinois in July 2018.

The online abstract submission system is a simple application process and will ask you to input the following details:

  • Title of the presentation 

  • Presentation type (Paper, Poster, Panel)

  • Preference will be given to presentations aligned with the theme of the event

  • Name, affiliation, and degree of Presenting Author (this person will act as the main contact for this abstract)

  • Abstract word limit is 150, excluding Title, Authors and Affiliation

  • Provide an expanded description of your proposed presentation including your goals for the session and specifics regarding how your presentation is connected to Dabrowski's body of work. (Microsoft Word format)

  • Provide a short biography (100 words or less) with your submission.