ACAAI 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting Abstract Submission

Practice Empowerment:
Patients. Community. Partners.

November 15-19, 2018
Seattle, Washington


The College invites you to submit an abstract for the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting in Seattle, Washington, November 15-19, 2018. The theme of the meeting is: Practice Empowerment: Patients, Community. Partners. 

NEW: This year, the College is offering two options for abstract submission - Scientific Research and Medically Challenging Cases: Please read carefully as each will be submitted separately with different deadlines.

Scientific Research Abstract Submissions

The College is accepting scientific research abstracts for consideration for oral and poster presentation during the meeting. The highest scoring non-commercial scientific research abstracts, will be considered for presentation during the Oral Abstract sessions on Sunday, November 18. All other accepted abstracts will be presented as electronic posters on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Scientific research abstracts submitted by industry will be eligible for consideration of "Distinguished Industry Oral Abstracts" (see details below). NOTE: Case reports will not be accepted in this category. See below for information on submitting a Medically Challenging Case Abstract.

NEW in 2018: Distinguished Industry Oral Abstract Presentations

This year, the College will select the top eight research abstracts from industry to be designated as Distinguished Industry Oral Abstracts. These will be presented on Saturday, November 17 froth 4:30-5:30 pm with each presenter having 5 minutes for presentation and 3 minutes for Q&A. This special event will take place, unopposed and with refreshments, just prior to the all-popular FIT Bowl.

The deadline for submission of Scientific Research Abstracts is July 17, 2018 (11:59 pm, CDT).



NEW IN 2018: Medically Challenging Cases

Medically Challenging Cases provide a forum to share challenging cases you have managed and should illustrate one of the following: a) the management of novel or very uncommon diseases; b) a common disease presenting in an uncommon way; c) an uncommon disease masquerading as something more common; d) cases which expand understanding of disease pathogenesis; e) cases where the teaching point is based on an error; f) cases which allow us to re-think established medical lore; and g) unreported adverse effects of interventions (drug, procedural, or other).

The deadline for submission of Medically Challenging Cases is August 23, 2018 (11:59 pm, CDT).


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