Abstract Submission Now Available
The American Surgical Association is now accepting abstracts for their 144th Annual Meeting. Please submit your abstracts today for consideration in the Annual Scientific Program.
Deadline: Tuesday November 14, 2023 at 11:59 pm ET
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BASIC SURGICAL SCIENCE
(to include laboratory experimentation)
- A. Basic Science
CLINICAL SURGICAL SCIENCE
(to include clinical data derived from retrospective, prospective and randomized studies regarding treatment outcomes and other types of clinical translational research)
- B. Clinical Burns/Trauma/Acute Care
- C. Clinical GI
- D. Clinical Cancer
- E. Clinical Pediatric Surgery
- F. Clinical Transplantation
- G. Clinical Endocrine Surgery
- H. Clinical Plastic Surgery
- I. Clinical Cardiothoracic/Vascular
- J. Clinical Surgical Specialties (i.e. Urology, Neurosurgery, Other)
OUTCOMES ANALYSES IN SURGERY
(to include studies of efficacy of patient management protocols as they pertain to hospital, patient and financial outcomes and studies regarding educational and training strategies)
- K. Quality of Life and/or Patient-Reported Outcomes
- L. Outcomes Studies of Patient Management
- M. Education and Residency Training Issues
- N. Social and Ethical Issues in Surgery
Thank you for your interest in submitting an abstract of original research for presentation as a virtual paper or poster at the AGS 2024 Virtual Annual Meeting. The abstract submission site will open on September 25, 2023.
All abstracts must be submitted online – hard copy abstract submission will not be accepted. The abstract submission deadline is December 1 at 11:59 pm Eastern Time (8:59 pm Pacific Time). The abstract submission fee is $40 per abstract payable by credit card. Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted. This charge will appear on your statement as “AGS”.
Submission of an abstract does not constitute registration for the AGS annual meeting. Authors of accepted abstracts are expected to register for the meeting and pay the meeting registration fee.
Notification of the Abstract Selection Committee’s decision will be made in February 2024. Abstracts accepted for presentation at the AGS 2024 Virtual Annual Meeting will be published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society exactly as they are submitted.
SAVE THE DATE!
We are excited to host our 2024 meeting in Miami Beach once again. Please note our meeting will begin on Monday, April 8th and end at noon on Wednesday, April 10th.
Stay tuned while we make plans. Details coming soon!
2024 ARM – Call for Abstracts
The 2024 Call for Abstracts period is open until Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. ET.
As the world’s largest gathering of users and producers of health services research, the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM) is the preeminent place to share important findings with experts from around the world who can move research into action.
This year’s ARM is organized around 21 themes and five submission categories. All individual abstracts and research panel submissions undergo blind peer review. Policy Roundtables and Panels on Critical and Emerging Issues in Health Services Research (HSR) submissions are not blinded. Breakouts will be 75 minutes, and all submitters should be prepared to present in-person. While masks are optional, AcademyHealth expects all presenters and attendees to respect and support the masking decisions of others.
- Open Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2023
- Submission Deadline: Thursday, January 11, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. ET
- Notifications: Mid-March 2024
Vice Chair of Education, Department of Surgery
QUALITY AND SAFETY CONFERENCE
Call for Abstracts, Videos, and Posters
Submit by 1:00 pm CT on March 1
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: