Call for Abstracts Is OPEN!


Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons
Georgia Committee on Trauma



  • All residents and research trainees enrolled in general surgery or surgical specialty residency training or fellows-in-training programs in Georgia.
  • Medical students enrolled in a medical school in Georgia – with an interest in surgery.
  • The entry should represent original work done by the authors.



  • Submit abstract using the online submission form by July 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm ET
  • Online submissions only.
  • Upload graph or charts as directed on the abstract submission form.
  • When you enter your abstract, you will be asked to complete these sections:
    • Abstracts: Background, Objective, Methods, Results, and Conclusion
    • Case Reports: Introduction / Objective, Case Presentation, Discussion and Conclusion




Only submissions directly related to trauma surgery will be considered. Submissions related to acute care surgery and/or emergency general surgery should be submitted in the General/Specialty Surgery Competition. Only resident and fellows-in-training submissions are eligible to advance to the COT Region IV competition.

General/Specialty Surgery

The topics have been expanded to include general and specialty surgery.