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History of Surgery Poster Session Submission

The Call for Abstracts is now closed.

The History of Surgery Poster Session, sponsored by the History and Archives Committee of the American College of Surgeons, offers surgical history enthusiasts the opportunity to present on their subject of interest relating to the diseases, techniques, technology, events or personalities of particular importance to the field of surgery and its subspecialties.


Twenty abstracts will be selected for in-person poster presentation at the ACS Clinical Congress.

Deadline: Monday, March 2, 2020 11:59 pm (CST)

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Notifications will be sent no later than the first week of June 2020.


Authors of the winning posters may be invited to submit a paper on their topic for inclusion in a future issue of the Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons.


Meghan Kennedy, MSLIS, MA
ACS Archivist