Call for Abstracts

2023 Personalized Nutrition Innovation Day

Hosted by the Personalized Nutrition Initiative at Illinois
Tuesday, October 3, 2023

Abstract submissions are due by  Monday, September 11, 2023, at 11:59 PM  through this Qualtrics link.

The Personalized Nutrition Initiative at Illinois invites students (undergraduates & graduates), post-docs, faculty, and academic professionals/staff across the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus to submit abstracts for in-person presentation during the 10 AM-Noon poster session on Tuesday, October 3, 2023.

Abstracts can either contain new unpublished data or data presented at another scientific conference during the past year. Topics should be related to some aspect of personalized nutrition, including, but limited to:

AI & Machine Learning Gastrointestinal Health
Biosensors, Apps, & Devices Genetic Regulation
Cancer Imaging
Cognition, Learning, & Memory Immunity
Consumer & Health Behaviors Metabolic Health
Data Analytics & Visualization Metabolic Regulation
Dietary Intake Assessment & Analysis Microbiome
Experimental Design Physical Activity & Body Composition


Guidelines for Abstract Submission

Submission of an abstract does not guarantee acceptance to the Innovation Day. You will receive an email regarding acceptance after the review of abstracts has been completed.

Accepted abstracts will be presented during the 10 AM – Noon poster session on Tuesday, October 3, 2023, in the Atrium of the Lab Building of the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB).

Please submit your abstract electronically through this Qualtrics link by Monday, September 11, 2023, at 11:59 PM central standard time using the following abstract format:

  • Title: Abstract title in sentence case without a period at the end of the title.
  • Authors: List all co-authors’ full names with first author being the person presenting the work at the symposium. Do not include author credentials.
  • Affiliations: List the department/division/unit, institution, city, and state for each author.
  • Body of the Abstract: Maximum of 300 words with the following subheadings Background and Hypothesis, Methods, Results, Conclusions, and Funding and other Acknowledgment.


Abstract Example

Author 1 (e.g. Sharon M. Donovan)1, Author 22,Author 33,……
1Affiliation (e.g. Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL)
Background and Hypothesis:
Funding and other Acknowledgments:


Any questions can be directed to Anna Keck, Assistant Director (