2020 Abstracts

Abstract submission period ended October 7 with a record number of 519 submissions. Thank you to all who submitted their work for presentation at the 2019 50th Anniversary meeting. All authors have been notified of selection status on December 21.   

Abstracts were 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.

Abstracts were considered in the following categories:

  • Advocacy
  • Basic Science
  • Chest/Pectus
  • Colorectal
  • Critical Care
  • ECMO/CDH
  • Ethics
  • Fetal/Developmental Biology
  • General Pediatric Surgery
  • Global
  • Innovation
  • Obesity/Nutrition
  • Oncology/Vascular
  • Practice
  • Quality and Safety
  • Trauma