The American College of Surgeons (ACS) Kuwait Chapter, has issued a call for abstracts to be presented at our 2019 Conference, November 14–16, in Kuwait City.


Individuals at participating sites are encouraged to submit a 250-word abstract for poster and/or podium presentation. The abstract should relate to the surgical field or the medical education field.

The abstract should contain an introduction, methods, results and conclusion sections. For the case report abstract it should contain; background, case summary and conclusions sections.

Abstracts will undergo a peer-review process that will focus on the following criteria:

  • Quality and originality of the work
  • Strength of methods
  • Completed research
  • Clarity of writing
  • Primary author's availability to attend the conference
Upcoming Deadlines
  • Abstract submissions close October 10th, 2019
  • Acceptance notices to be sent October 21st, 2019
Instructions and Guidelines

All health care professionals, including surgeons, nurses, residents, trainees, medical students, are invited to submit a 250-word abstract to be considered for podium and/or poster presentation. There is an option to request poster presentation only. The primary author is expected to present his or her work at the conference if the abstract is accepted.

Only two images (including tables) may be embedded per abstract. Only one table attachment per abstract may be submitted.

Abstract Competitions

Trainee Abstract Competition

This competition is open to all medical students, and medical or surgical trainees. There are different prizes categories that the trainee work will be considered for including the best clinical poster, best basic science poster, best case report poster, best medical education poster and best oral presentation.

For consideration, please select the Trainee option prior to submitting.

Contact Us
Inquiries may be directed to info@kasconference.com

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