The ACERT Student Poster Competition

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Deadline: December 1, 2019

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Students enrolled in radiologic science programs whose faculty are Institutional or Associate members of ACERT are eligible to enter the competition. Faculty members from all institutional members need to request the link to enter the student poster from  The faculty member can decide to enter all the students from his/her institution or to distribute the link to students who are ready to submit.  It is highly recommended that faculty approve all posters submitted.  The deadline for the student posters is December 1 for both posters (the one with names and the anonymous versions).

Poster Guidelines

  • Posters will be displayed digitally.
  • Posters may be investigational or informational and will be judged equally.

A. The following must be included on an investigational display:

  1. Research question or purpose of the poster
  2. Data collection/procedures
  3. Findings
  4. Conclusion
  5. References (excluding any institution-specific)

B. The following must be included on an informational display:

  1. Title
  2. Purpose
  3. Findings
  4. Suggestion/Conclusions
  1. The name of the school/program must not be identified.
  2. An example of the original data and brief descriptions of the method of collection, reference list (including any excluded from the display), and purpose of the poster should be included on the submission.
  3. The poster must be the original design and creation of the entrant(s).
  4. Prizes will be awarded per poster.

General Guidelines

Participants should check-in with the Registration Desk (Wednesday) prior to the Student Challenge.