These tools will assist authors in the creation and formatting of their PharmaSUG 2019 papers, presentations, and/or e-posters. If you have any questions not covered in these resources, please contact the Academic Chair, Richann Watson, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To upload your paper, copyright grant form and presentation, please use the PharmaSUG Paper Submission System.

For All Authors

  • Submission Guidelines (PDF, 547K) - General specifications for papers, posters, and presenters. All authors are expected to comply with these guidelines, so please review the document carefully.
  • Paper Template (Word template, 4.5M) - This paper template will help you create a final manuscript that meets the requirements.
  • Copyright Grant Form (PDF, 210K) - Due March 30, 2019. Must be completed for each paper in order for the paper to be included in the conference and proceedings. The form can be completed and signed electronically from within Adobe Reader.
  • Copyright Grant Delay Form (PDF, 71K) - Due March 30, 2019. To be completed only if Copyright Grant Form cannot be submitted on time. The form can be completed and signed electronically from within Adobe Reader.

For All Presenters

  • Presentation Template (PowerPoint template, 61K) - This optional presentation slide template will help give our conference a professional and consistent look and feel. Note that all projection at PharmaSUG 2019 will be in widescreen. If you choose not to use the provided template, please format your slides accordingly.
  • PharmaSUG Non-Commercial Policy (PDF, 117KB) - PharmaSUG is an educational, non-commercial conference. This short policy describes the ways in which commercial activity may and may not be conducted in the context of a PharmaSUG event. All presenters are expected to comply with this policy.
  • Here's a very helpful blog post on improving your presentations from an experienced SAS conference presenter.

For e-Poster Authors

PharmaSUG will be working with an outside vendor to manage the e-Poster section. The following documents provide information on creating an effective e-poster presentation, as well as the logistics of working with our vendor. There is no cost to e-poster authors associated with the vendor's services. Please see the e-Poster upload instructions file (coming soon) for details about uploading your e-Poster file, including logging into the website.

  • e-Poster Upload Instructions (coming soon) - How to submit your e-Poster file
  • e-Poster FAQ (coming soon) - Frequently asked questions about electronic posters
  • e-Poster Templates: Option 1 (PPT template, 152K), Option 2 (PPT template, 125K), Option 3 (PPT template, 757K)

Additional Resources