Feb
27
Tue
2024
Visiting Prof. from the University of Michigan
Feb 27 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
2024 Education Retreat [Invite Only]
Feb 27 @ 8:15 am – 3:00 pm
2024 Education Retreat RSVP
Vice Chair of Education, Department of Surgery
The 2024 Education Retreat will be held on Tuesday, February 27th, 2024 at the Allied Arts Guild in Menlo ParkThis annual retreat is hosted for the Department of Surgery residency programs (GenSurg, Plastics, Vascular) with the purpose of creating a collaborative environment for trainees and faculty to address common program challenges. Residency program directors, associate program directors, site directors, program managers/coordinators and program-selected residents are invited to attend. No additional guests are allowed unless approved by the VCE.
Feb
28
Wed
2024
Stanford Transplantation Surgical Fellowship Application Deadline
Feb 28 all-day
Feb
29
Thu
2024
ACS Quality and Safety Annual Meeting Abstract Submission
Feb 29 all-day

QUALITY AND SAFETY CONFERENCE

Mar
1
Fri
2024
American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress Annual Meeting Abstract Submission Deadline
Mar 1 all-day

 

 

 

CLINICAL CONGRESS 2024

Call for Abstracts, Videos, and Posters

Submit by 1:00 pm CT on March 1

https://www.facs.org/for-medical-professionals/conferences-and-meetings/clinical-congress-2024/call-for-abstracts/

New for 2024

Each author must have an ACS record to be included on the author string of a submission. Before the submission deadline—March 1, 2024—all authors must log in or select “New User” to create a record. Creating a record does not constitute joining ACS membership and incurring dues.

Abstracts or videos may be submitted for the following Clinical Congress programs:

Western Pediatric Trauma Conference Abstract Deadline
Mar 1 all-day
Research Team

ABSTRACTS DUE
March 1, 2024
Midnight PST
Submit here: https://www.pedtrauma.org/abstracts 

Abstract Categories

Scientific Category

Scientific abstracts may include original research, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, or large case series. Isolated case reports are not eligible for submission in this category. This category includes original scientific investigation designed to produce new knowledge or approaches. If a submitted abstract describes animal experimentation or involves the use of human subjects, authors must be prepared to provide IACUC or IRB approval numbers upon request. 

Best Practices Category

Best practice abstracts may include quality improvement projects, process improvement reports, expert panel consensus, or surveys of best practices/practice recommendations. This category may include ongoing or completed projects, including education programs, novel and innovative methods for improving the effectiveness and efficiency of a program or policy.

Presentation Format & Manuscript Submission

Presentation Format

Abstracts may either be selected for oral podium presentation or poster presentation. Presenting authors must register and attend the conference to present in-person.

Manuscript Submission

All research abstracts selected for presentation are invited to submit a full manuscript for publication in the Journal of Pediatric Surgery, WPTC Special Edition. Abstract presenters will receive an email regarding manuscript preparation and deadlines. Manuscripts are generally due in early July. Authors must follow formatting instructions for the Journal of Pediatric Surgery.

Notice: Prior Publication

Prior Publication

Abstracts submitted to the WPTC may not be published previously or presented elsewhere in its current form prior to Western Pediatric Trauma Conference 2024. Abstracts previously presented at local or regional meetings may be submitted for consideration.

Awards

Awards

Each year, the WPTC recognizes investigators for exceptional presentations and abstract contributions. Accepted abstracts will be eligible for the following:

  1. Young Investigator Award

    1. Please indicate at the time of abstract submission if the first author is a resident or fellow in order to be considered for this award.

  2. Kris Hansen Best Practice Award

  3. Scientific Poster Award

  4. Best Practice Poster Award

Mar
18
Mon
2024
International Transplantation Society | Abstract Submission Deadline
Mar 18 all-day

Submitting an abstract to the TTS 2024 Congress offers a platform to showcase groundbreaking research, connect with global experts, and contribute to advancements in transplantation medicine, fostering collaboration and influencing the field’s future direction.
Submission deadline: March 18, 2024.
Mar
20
Wed
2024
American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Annual Meeting Abstract Deadline
Mar 20 all-day

 

 

 

 

2024 ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS

https://www.assh.org/annualmeeting/s/abstract-submissions

The 79th ASSH Annual Meeting is designed for surgeons to share new concepts and revisit established principles pertaining to hand and upper extremity. Hand care professionals from around the world will come together to share, discuss and learn about breakthrough techniques and procedures advancing the care and treatment of hand and upper extremity.

SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT

Symposia Abstracts November 17, 2023
Instructional Course Abstracts November 17, 2023
Video Theater Abstracts March 15, 2024
Scientific Paper and ePoster Abstracts March 20, 2024
Residents and Fellows Conference Abstracts March 20, 2024
International Guest Hand Society Posters March 20, 2024

Deadlines Subject to Change – All deadlines are in effect at 11:59PM (Central/CST) on the day indicated.

Links to the specific submission forms are posted on these pages. Follow the instructions provided on each page of the submission form, entering required information as you go. After your abstract has been submitted, you will receive a confirmation email detailing your abstract login information. You can continue to login and update your abstract until the submission deadline for the abstract type you initially submitted. Your abstract will not be reviewed until after the deadline, unless otherwise indicated.

If you have questions, contact the abstracts team at abstracts@assh.org or (312) 880-1900.