The ACERT Student Poster Competition

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Deadline: December 1, 2018





Students enrolled in radiologic science programs whose faculty are Institutional or Associate members of ACERT are eligible to enter the competition.

Application for Display

  • All applications for display space must be filed with the ACERT board prior to the annual conference. The title of the display and a brief description must be submitted at the time of application.

Digital Poster Guidelines

  • All posters will be created in PowerPoint and electronically displayed at the ACERT 2018 Conference. No tabletop displays will be accepted.
  • To create your electronic poster, please gather all contents for the poster in the form of text, graphs, and photos. No animated graphics will be allowed.
  • Posters may be investigational or informational and will be judged equally.
  • Please adjust your PowerPoint slide size to 48” x 36”. Consider utilizing a common template or the ruler and guides to align your information and enhance your poster’s professional appearance.
  • All references should be included on the poster, and the poster must be saved and submitted as a .jpg image.


General Guidelines

  • During the conference, all posters will be displayed on a 52” screen and advanced in a cine loop for audience review.
  • Posters will be judged at least one week prior to the conference.
  • Winners will be recognized Thursday morning at the President’s Welcome.


The student poster applications are due on December 1. All .jpg images must be submitted by January 15, 2019.

Both the application and .jpg poster should be submitted to as an email attachment.