DEADLINE EXTENDED! Call for Abstracts GA-COT & GSACS

For The Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons and Georgia Committee on Trauma.

Submission Eligibility

  • 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.

Submission Instructions

  • Submit abstract using the online submission form by June 30 at midnight  EST.
  • 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

Paper Competition

  • Trauma – 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.