APSA 2021 Abstract Submission

Abstract submission for the APSA 2021 Annual Meeting is open August 25 - October 13, 2020, 11:59 p.m. (ET). Authors will be notified of selection status by December 31.   

Abstracts are judged on originality, scientific merit, study design, clarity of expression, presentation of data, adherence to the rules of submission and relevance to pediatric surgical care or research. View the submission guidelines for full details.

IPEG abstract submission is separate, and details will be available soon.

Please note that while submission to both meetings is encouraged, the same abstract cannot be presented at both the APSA and IPEG Meetings.

Abstracts are considered in the following categories:

  • Advocacy
  • Basic Science
  • Critical Care
  • Education
  • Ethics
  • Fetal/Developmental Biology
  • Gastrointestinal Clinical Pediatric Surgery
  • General Clinical Pediatric Surgery
  • Global
  • Innovation
  • Nutrition
  • Obesity
  • Oncology
  • Practice (Business of Pediatric Surgery, Professional Considerations, etc.)
  • Quality and Safety
  • Thoracic Clinical Pediatric Surgery
  • Trauma

(Clicking above takes you to APSA 2021 Annual Meeting abstract submission ONLY. This submission is separate from IPEG Meeting abstract submission. IPEG submission details will be available soon.)