Abstract Submission


OPEN UNTIL MARCH, 15th 2018 - 23:59GMT



Submit your abstract and present your poster to share your research and gain feedback from a global audience of experts and peers in the field.


For enquiries related to the abstract submission, please email igss2018@incisionetwork.org

We are delighted to consider abstract submissions from the following categories within the framework of Global Surgery:

  • Anaesthesiology
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Surgery
  • Epidemiology/Public Health
  • Clinical Studies
  • Education
  • Health Policy
  • Advocacy
  • Other


When submitting your abstract, please provide the following:

  • Abstract title
  • Presenter, degree/designation, affiliated institution/organization
  • Abstract (Max. 250 words)
  • Category (see above) that defines your abstract best




Travel scholarships for participants from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) are open.


Help us further "Bring Equity Into Surgery" by supporting our travel support fund here.


  • Each individual may only submit a maximum of 2 abstracts for consideration.
  • The abstract submitted for the Symposium should be no longer than 250 words (title not included).
  • The poster presented at the Symposium should be no longer than 800 words (title not included).
  • Please ensure your email address is correct as you will be notified by email if your submission has been accepted.


All submissions will be evaluated based on:

  • Relevance to Global Surgery
  • Scientific rigor
  • Impact
  • Originality





More information soon.