Abstract Submission Instructions

Abstracts for the American Society for Reconstructive Transplantation 7th Biennial Meeting are currently being accepted online. Scientific contributions on topics related to reconstructive surgery or transplantation with a focus on composite tissue allotransplantation are welcome for submission. Online abstract submission will conclude at 11:59pm Eastern August 1, 2020.

Abstracts must be formatted according to the following guidelines: Title, Authors (no university degrees or appointments are allowed), Affiliations and Text. Organize the abstract into Background, Methods, Results, and Conclusions. Define all abbreviations. Abstracts must not contain copyrighted material. Tables, graphics and photos may be included and will count at 75 words. Abstracts containing data presented at the ATC (American Transplant Conference) 2020, ICTS (International Congress of The Transplantation Society) 2020, ASPS (American Society of Plastic Surgeons) 2019 or 2020, ACS (American College of Surgeons) 2019 or 2020, and the PSRC (Plastic Surgery Research Council) 2020 may be submitted if data and content are updated. Financial disclosure information must be submitted by the submitting author. Limit abstract to 350 words.

The first author will be notified of the acceptance status of their abstract via email by September 1, 2020. Please make sure your e-mail address is current and correct in order to receive continuous notifications related to your abstract. No other form of notification will be provided.

All abstracts selected for presentation from the 2020 Biennial Meeting will be published online in the journal Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation (VCA). To view the 2018 meeting abstracts published in VCA, click here.

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