FINAL Closing Date (Extended): 11:59pm, 19 September 2018

PLEASE NOTE - ABSTRACTS ARE TEXT ONLY.

Please complete all of the fields below when submitting your abstract. It is vital that you read the instructions and terms & conditions AND The Guidelines (both open in a separate window) before using the system.

Abstract Title
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Authors


please enter the authors in the following format: initials surname, initial surname etc (e.g. JJ Smith, S King, K Burnand)

Presenting Author

Please tick if you are a medical student

Presenting Author Email


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Please ensure your email is correct as it is the only method of communication we will use.

   
Institution(s)


if more than 1 institution please indicate which authors come from which institution by
numbering next to the authors (1), (1,2) etc

Primary Institution Postcode
   
Senior Author Name

Please ensure that the senior author has reviewed and approved the abstract prior to submission and that two authors do not submit the same abstract.

Senior Author Email

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Category
Please make sure you have read the instructions on the previous page if you select 'Burns & Plastics' as you category -
   
Abstract Body

THERE IS A WORD LIMIT OF 250 (including any headings) - DO NOT GO OVER THIS OR THE SERVER WILL NOT ALLOW YOU TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. THE FIGURE QUOTED FOR THE NUMBER OF WORDS BY THE SERVER IS DISPLAYED IN THE BOTTOM RIGHT CORNER OF THE TEXT EDITOR BELOW. THE WORD COUNT WILL BE CHECKED AND ABSTRACTS OVER 250 WORDS WILL NOT SUBMIT. THE CONFIRMATION PAGE COUNT IS THE FINAL COUNT.

   
'Take-home message'


Please give a 1 or 2 sentence summary (NO MORE) of what the audience should take away after listening to or reading your presentation.

Patey Prize

Please tick box if you want your abstract to be considered for the Patey Prize.

The prizewinner will receive a £250 prize plus the opportunity to present their abstract at the 2020 meeting of the Society of University Surgeons.

Rules for Patey Prize

  1. The presenting author should be a surgeon/scientist in training.
  2. The work should not have been presented/published elsewhere prior to the meeting.
  3. The presenting author should be the principal researcher.
Medical Student Prize

Please tick box if you want your abstract to be considered for the Medical Student Prize

Rules for the Medical Student Prize

The presenting author must be a medical student at the time of submission and is expected to present the paper

Norman Williams Prize

The Norman Williams Prize is for the best clinical paper presented in any of the Oral Presentation sessions (apart from the Patey Prize session).
The prize winner will receive a £150 prize plus the opportunity to present their abstract at the 2017 meeting of the Surgical Research Society (South Africa).
You do not need to tick a box to be considered for this prize.

Kevin Burnand Prize

The Kevin Burnand Prize is for the best experimental/basic science paper presented in any of the Oral Presentation sessions (apart from the Patey Prize session).
The prize winner will receive a £150 prize plus the opportunity to present their abstract at the 2017 meeting of the European Society of Surgical Research (ESSR).
You do not need to tick a box to be considered for this prize.

Future Projects Prize

This will accept abstracts from trainees on research in development. The presentation should describe a novel project which the presenter is undertaking or proposes to undertake.  The study should not have been completed.
Please divide your abstract into the following four headings:

  • Introduction
  • Study design
  • Pilot data
  • Forward plan (including how it might impact on patients)

The prize winner will receive a £200 prize.

Please make sure you select the 'Future Projects' category in the Category section above the abstract body

ASiT Prize The ASiT prize will be awarded to the best presentation in the Training & Education session.
   
Presentation Type Oral Poster Oral OR Poster
   
Previous Presentations Has this work been presented elsewhere before? Yes No
  If 'Yes', where was it presented?
   
Disclosure Are there any financial or other interests of the authors or institution for this work? Yes No
  If 'Yes', please specify
   
Acceptance I agree to the terms and conditions of abstract submission Yes No
PASSWORD


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Please enter a password to secure this abstract against unauthorised editing/deletion. You will need this password in order to edit or delete your abstract

Have you checked your submission? Please DO NOTuse an apostrophe (') quotation marks (") anywhere in your submission or the abstract will fail to submit. An apostrophe or quotation mark in ANY box will have this effect.

If your abstract has submitted successfully you will receive an email acknowledgement confirming this immediately.  If you do not receive a confirmation email then your abstract did not submit.  Please check that you have removed all apostrophes and resubmit.  If you still don’t receive a confirmation email please contact the SARS office 0207 869 6625 or email sking@rcseng.ac.uk.