2017 Abstracts

The APSA Annual Meeting offers an unparalleled opportunity to share your work with leaders in the field of pediatric surgery. Abstracts will be judged on originality, scientific merit, study design, clarity of expression, presentation of data, adherence to the rules of submission and relevance to pediatric surgical care or research.

Abstracts for podium, presentation and video session consideration were accepted under the following categories:
  • Basic Science
  • Clinical Care/Quality Improvement
  • Clinical Surgery
  • Critical Care
  • Fetal Surgery/Developmental Biology
  • Innovation
  • Oncology
  • Transplantation
  • Trauma

Submission Period

We are no longer accepting abstract submissions for APSA 2017. The abstract submission period was August 15, 2016, to October 5, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. Central Time. Download the submission guide (PDF).

Presentation Guidelines

Authors of accepted abstracts can view all presentation information and requirements on this page.


Accepted abstracts may be eligible for the following awards. Click on a link to learn more about guidelines and eligibility.