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2019 TNACS Annual Meeting

August 9 - 11, 2019
The Westin, Chattanooga, TN


 

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SUBMISSION ELIGIBILITY 

  • All residents and research trainees enrolled in general surgery or surgical specialty residency training or fellows-in-training programs in Tennessee.
  • Medical students enrolled in a medical school in  Tennessee  – with an interest in surgery.
  • The entry should represent original work done by the authors. 
  • Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment by the submitting author to be present on August 9-11, 2019 in Chattanooga, TN if his/her abstract is accepted.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS

  • Submit abstract using the online submission form by April 18, 2019 at 11:59 pm CT
  • 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

  • Timothy Fabian Trauma Paper Competition – 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 Leonard Hines / Calvin Morgan Basic Science / Clinical Science Paper Competition. Only resident and fellows-in-training submissions are eligible to advance to the COT Region IV competition. 
  • Phillip Burns Cancer Paper Competition – The topic must be specific to oncology. Submissions not selected for podium presentation may receive an invitation to display a poster presentation at the  Tennessee  Chapter Annual Meeting, August 9-11, Chattanooga, TN.
  •  Leonard Hines / Calvin Morgan Basic Science / Clinical Science Paper Competition  – The topics may include general or specialty surgery.  Submissions not selected for podium presentation may receive an invitation to display a poster presentation at the Tennessee  Chapter Annual Meeting, August 9-11, Chattanooga, TN. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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