Important Dates

October 23, 2022

Submission Deadline

November 18, 2022

Notification of Acceptance

February 3, 2023

ePosters are due

February 23-25, 2023

Texas ACS Joint Annual Meeting

Abstract Submission Instructions

  • Submit abstract using the online submission form by October 23 at 11:59 pm CDT.
  • All abstracts must be submitted online via the texasacs.org abstract submission website using the online submission form. Please be sure to read all instructions, information, and policies closely.
  • You may submit more than one abstract per person presenter/senior author.
  • Upload graph or chart in .jpg format only – limit one (not counted in the 3,000 characters)
  • The abstract body (not counting abstract title or author string) must not exceed 3,000 characters (including spaces).
  • Your abstract will be accepted either as an oral presentation or poster presentation.
  • Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment by the submitting author to be present on February 24-25, 2023, if his/her abstract is accepted.
  • The entry should represent original work done by the authors.
  • All surgical residents, fellows, and medical students in a general surgery or surgical specialty residency/fellowship training program in the state of Texas.
  • Papers can be presented, but not published, prior to presenting at the Texas ACS Annual Meeting.
  • One of the abstract authors must be a Fellow or Associate Fellow member of the North or South Texas Chapters American College of Surgeons.