Mar
20
Fri
2020
Holman20: Abstract Submission Deadline
Mar 20 all-day
Apr
14
Tue
2020
Department M&M
Apr 14 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Apr
17
Fri
2020
2020 Updates on Esophageal Disease
Apr 17 – Apr 18 all-day

The 2020 Updates on Esophageal Disease aims to shed light on recent advances in the field of esophageal disorders.  Participants will learn strategies and diagnostic approaches to common esophageal complaints, including dysphagia and reflux symptoms.

May
1
Fri
2020
Western Vascular Society 35 Annual Meeting Abstract Submission
May 1 all-day

For more info, see link: http://westernvascularsociety.org/upcoming-meeting/

 

May
12
Tue
2020
Controversial Topics in the Pelvis: Mesh
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Have you seen the commercials for “pelvic mesh”-related litigation? Your patients have too–and may ask you about this!

Join us Tuesday, May 12th at 6:00 PM PT for “Controversial Topics in the Pelvis: MESH”—a special webinar from the Stanford Health Care Pelvic Health Center—and earn CME credit.

Register here to learn all the FDA and professional organization statements regarding abdominal and vaginal mesh, the different indications for mesh placement, and mesh-related complications.

Agenda:
1. FDA position on mesh: historical perspectives and current recommendations
2. Current use and complications of mesh for urinary and vaginal prolapse procedure
3. Mesh on the rectum: When and Why?
4. Q & A Panel

May
26
Tue
2020
Society for Medical Decision Making Biennial European Conference Abstract Deadline
May 26 all-day

42nd Annual North American Meeting

Relationships in Medical Decision Making

Tweet: #SMDM20

October 18 – October 21, 2020

Chicago, IL

Meeting co-chairs: David Meltzer, MD, PhD and Alan Schwartz, PhD

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
540 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL, 60611 USA

More information will be posted as we near the meeting.

Grand Rounds: Drs. Cindy Kin & Dana Lin
May 26 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Jun
8
Mon
2020
Western Surgical Association 128th Scientific Session Abstract Submission
Jun 8 all-day

 

 

Welcome to the Western Surgical 2020 Abstract Submitter!
DEADLINE: Monday, June 08, 2020 at 11:59pm PDT

Presentation Types:

  • Oral Presentation | Accepted oral presentations will be required to submit a manuscript to the Journal of the American College of Surgeons (JACS). Additionally, a WSA Member must close the discussion of your paper at the WSA 2020 Annual Meeting. If your abstract is not selected as an Oral presentation, it will automatically be considered for a Poster presentation.
  • ePoster Presentation |Poster presentations do not require manuscript submission.
  • Video Presentation |Video presentations do not require manuscript submission. If your video is not selected for a Video podium presentation, it will be considered for a Video ePoster.

Format:

  • The abstract body (not counting abstract title or author string) must not exceed 500 words
  • Graphs, photos and/or tables are not accepted
  • Video format: Must not exceed 8 minutes, sound optional, MOV or MP4 formats only.
  • No reference to the authors or the institution should appear within the body of the abstract.
  • You do not need to be a Western Surgical Association member to submit an abstract for consideration. However, if selected, your member sponsor must be present for the meeting (and close the discussion if selected as an oral presentation).

Duplicate Submission Policy:
Information in the submission must represent original work that has not been previously published, or being under consideration for publication, and will not have been presented as a podium or poster presentation at a national or an international meeting prior to the dates of the WSA 2020 Annual Meeting (November 7-10, 2020).

SUBMISSION CHECKLIST
You will need the following information before you submit your abstract.

  • Principal Contact & Presenter Information
  • Name and email address of sponsoring member (if none of the authors are WSA members)
  • List of Authors
  • Abstract body (500 words or less)
  • 2 Self-Assessment Questions

Should you have any questions, please contact:
Western Surgical Association
t: 913-402-7102 |wsa@lp-etc.com