​Call for Abstracts for Poster Presentation​ Submission Form

The call for abstracts for poster presentations is now open for the 7th AKU Annual Surgical Conference. This year's theme is ‘Surgical Research: Exploring our History – Navigating the Future’.

Scientific committee comprising of national and international experts will evaluate submitted abstracts for quality and relevance of content and presentation. Selected abstracts will be offered an opportunity for poster presentation and the top three will win awards.​

Abstract Content

Abstracts should be structured, of less than 300 words and must include study hypothesis, type of study, materials and methods, results, a brief summary and up to five references. The summary should not be a traditional ‘discussion’ but rather a prioritized, bulleted statement that indicate the study’s significance, value and clinical relevance in relation to the existing knowledge on the topic. Abstracts may include up to two graphic attachments (i.e. tables, illustrations and pictures).

Submission deadline: December 31​, 2021

* All fields are mandatory.


First name
Last name
Authors & Affiliations e.g. Author one affiliation (Department & Institution)
Presenting Author
Affiliation (Department & Institution)
Abstract title
Study design
Graphic attachments (i.e. tables, illustrations and pictures)
Materials and methods
Additional Comments (if any)

For inquiries, please contact us at surgery.events@aku.edu