Abstracts

 

Abstract submissions are now closed. Those who have submitted an abstract will be notified if they have been accepted or rejected on Friday 8 July 2022. Please remember you must book your conference tickets by 8 August 2022. You can keep track of your abstract submissions by logging into your account here.

When you book 3 full day conference tickets, you can claim 25% off accommodation at the ITC Grand Chola Hotel and receive up to 3 complimentary tickets to the gala dinner. This special offer closes on Friday 15 July, click below to find out how to claim!


Please note, we have changed our abstract submission platform. If you had a draft abstract on the old platform you are encouraged to create an account on the new platform and submit it there. If you have already completed the submission of your abstract(s) you do not need to do anything, your submission has been transferred to the new system.

Keep track of your abstract progress by logging into your account here.

Please email us at rcsedchennai22@rcsed.ac.uk of you have any issues or queries.

This is an opportunity for you to submit your research on the following topics:

  • All aspects of General Surgery
  • All aspects of ENT Surgery
  • All aspects of Paediatric Surgery
  • All aspects of Urology
  • All aspects of Neurosurgery
  • All aspects of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Spinal Endoscopy: Techniques and Results
  • Innovation in Dentistry
  • Trauma and Orthopaedics

Please note there is a limit of 3 abstracts per person.

Key Dates

  • November 2021 - Call for abstracts
  • Extended to Friday 10 June 2022, 5pm UK Time - Deadline for abstract submissions
  • 8 July 2022 - Notification of abstract acceptance /rejections
  • 8 August 2022 - Deadline for registration for conference

Guidelines on Presentation

The following are guidelines set by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Deviation from the guidelines may result not only in delays but also in non-acceptance of the submission.

If your abstract is accepted for oral or poster presentation you will need to register for the conference by 8 August 2022. Please note that the College is unable to assist with expenses connected with this meeting.

Abstracts

Abstracts submitted for presentation should not exceed 250 words and should be structured as per the following:

  • Selected topic
  • Title of the abstract
  • Author: please ensure that the presenting author is listed first
  • Background introducing the topic and the problem(s) being addressed
  • This should be followed by the Aim(s)/Objective(s)
  • The description of the methods used should be concise and followed by the results
  • There should be a brief discussion and/or conclusion. 

The text for all abstract submissions should be in 11pt Arial, left aligned. Authors are asked to refrain from any other formatting e.g. indentation.

1 figure and/or table will be accepted.

All abbreviations used must be described fully in the text once. 

Posters

Further details will be posted here soon regarding the format of the posters.

Selection

Notifications of abstracts acceptance will be emailed to the submitting authors by 8 July 2022.

Prizes

Prizes will be awarded for the winner of the oral presentation and winner of the poster presentation.

Certificates

Certificates of attendance (acknowledging your Poster or Oral presentation) will be awarded on the day of the meeting to the main author/presenter, and only if in attendance. If you nominate a colleague to present your poster or oral on your behalf, they will receive the certificate. Co-authors can receive a letter confirming their contribution upon request.

Please note, we have changed our abstract submission platform. If you had a draft abstract on the old platform you are encouraged to create an account on the new platform and submit it there. If you have already completed the submission of your abstract(s) you do not need to do anything, your submission has been transferred to the new system.

Please email us at rcsedchennai22@rcsed.ac.uk of you have any issues or queries.


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