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2022 LA-ACS/SAL ANNUAL MEETING Abstract Submission Timeline


November 7, 2022        Abstracts Due at 11:59pm


December 1, 2022        Abstract Acceptance Notification and Oral Competition Participants, Announced & Meeting Registration Required


SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
  • Submit abstract using the online submission form by November 7, 2022, at 11:59pm.
  • All abstracts must be submitted online via the LA-ACS Abstract submission website using the online submission form.  Please be sure to read all instructions, information, and policies closely.
  • Upload graph or charts in .jpg format only (not counted in the 3,000 characters)
  • The abstract body (not counting abstract title or author string) must not exceed 3,000 characters.
  • Your abstract will be accepted either as a podium presentation or poster presentation.
  • Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment by the submitting author to be present on March 19 or 20, 2022 if his/her abstract is accepted.

HOW TO STRUCTURE YOUR SUBMISSION
  • If submitting an abstract using the following headings: Background, Objective, Methods, Results, Conclusion.
  • If submitting a case review use the following headings: Introduction/Objective, Case Presentation, Discussion, Conclusion.
  • If submitting a video abstract, use the following headings: Background, Objective, Methods, Results, Conclusion.

Your video (5 min max) should also be submitted in .mp4, .wmv, .avi or another high-quality video file format. Must be narrated in English with no background music.

  • Once you select the type of submission, these fields will appear. You DO NOT need to type these headings in your fields.

PAPER COMPETITIONS

You must indicate on the submission form if you’d like to be considered for the following paper competitions.  We will check for eligibility.  


CANCER PAPER WINNER 
  1. Please indicate that your abstract should be considered for this award on the online abstract form.
  2. You must be a resident to be eligible for this award.
  3. The winner is announced prior to the meeting.
  4. Winner(s) will receive a cash prize.

TRAUMA PAPER WINNER 
  1. Please indicate that your abstract should be considered for this award on the online abstract form.
  2. You must be a resident to be eligible for this award.

LA-ACS BEST PAPER AWARD 
  1. The abstracts must be presented by a resident.
  2. Each eligible presenter will be judged at the time of their presentation during the meeting.
  3. Please indicate that you’d like to be considered for this award on the online abstract form.
  4. Winner will be announced on Sunday, March 20, 2022.