Submissions close 12 May 2019
Abstracts are invited from Plastic Surgery, Surgical Trainees and Aspirants. Consultants are required to provide an outline only, rather than a formal abstract.
Presentations will be selected on the basis of scientific merit, clinical merit and topicality.
Consultants: Oral presentations are 15 minutes followed by 5 minutes questions
All other authors: Full Oral Presentation are 7 minutes presentation time followed by 3 minutes for questions.
Abstracts accepted in the Consultants category will be presented on Saturday 31 August with the Trainee/Registrar Presentations on Sunday 1 September.
If the number of submissions requires, additional abstracts may be accepted for Rapid Fire Presentations of 4 minutes duration with no question time.
Posters are to be provided in hardcopy and will be displayed in the Main Conference Room. These should be A0 size 841mm x 1189mm in portrait orientation. Authors are required to print and deliver their poster to the venue. There will be no oral introduction for posters
There will be a prize for Best Registrar Presentation, Best Registrar Presentation 2nd Place and Best Registrar Poster. Presentation will take place on Sunday 1 September 2019.
Selection and Notification:
The receipt of all abstracts will be confirmed by an acknowledging email.
All abstracts will be reviewed by members of the Annual Scientific Meeting Committee. Presenting authors will be notified by 24 May 2019 regarding the status of their abstract. All presenters will be required to register for the conference by 28 July 2019 and pay the appropriate registration fee. All presenters also need to meet their own travel and accommodation costs.
All abstracts are to be submitted via the online portal below. Submission by email, fax or post will not be accepted. Abstracts must be submitted no later than 12 May 2019
Please refer to the Abstract Guidelines (PDF)