Abstract Submission Deadline - Friday, September 15, 2017

All abstracts must be submitted by the primary author through the below form. The primary author will be contacted via email by December 2017 on the status of the abstract.

You may submit as many abstracts as you would like. Encore abstracts are accepted. All accepted abstracts will be published in the Hernia Journal abstract book, as they were submitted. If your abstract is approved for presentation (free paper/oral presentation) at the 2018 International Congress, the author is required to submit a manuscript reflecting the abstract no more than 60 days after the meeting for consideration for publications in the official journal of the AHS/EHS.

Abstract submissions that are product or company specific will not be accepted as free paper/oral presentations due to CME guidelines. 

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The person submitting the Abstract should be the Primary Author.  The Primary Author will submit their abstract and complete and sign a disclosure form.  Once reviewed, all correspondence will be sent to the Primary Author.

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I agree that if this abstract is approved for presentation (free paper/oral presentation) at the 2018 AHS meeting, that the author will submit a manuscript reflecting the abstract no more than 60 days after the meeting for consideration for publication in the official journal of the AHS/EHS.