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Surgical Conferences and Programs Calendar

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

 

Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)

January 26-28, 2020: STS 56th Annual Meeting; New Orleans, LA
January 30 - February 2, 2021: 57th Annual Meeting; Austin, TX
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Endocrine Surgery

 

American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES)

April 4-6, 2020: 41st Annual Meeting; Birmingham, AL (website)
2021 TBD: 42nd Annual Meeting; Cleveland, OH
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

American Thyroid Association (ATA) 

September 29 - October 3, 2020: 90th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association; Scottsdale, AZ (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

Endocrine Society (ENDO)

March 28-31, 2020: ENDO 2020; San Francisco, CA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: opens January 2020

Gastrointestinal 

 

American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS)

June 6-10, 2020: 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting; Boston, MA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

​Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (AHPBA) 

March 4-8, 2020: AHPBA 2020 Annual Meeting; Miami Beach, FL (website)
March 17-21, 2021: AHPBA 2021 Annual Meeting; Miami Beach, FL
2020 Abstract Submission: closed

Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

April 1-4, 2020: SAGES 2020 Annual Meeting; Cleveland, OH (website)
April 7-10, 2021, SAGES 2021; Las Vegas, NV
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: January 15, 2020

​Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT)

May 2-5, 2020: 61st Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: December 1, 2020

General Surgery

 

AcademyHealth

June 13-16, 2020: 2020 Annual Research Meeting (ARM); Boston, MA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: January 9, 2020

American College of Surgeons (ACS)

2020 TBD: Clinical Congress 2020; TBD (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

American Surgical Association (ASA)

April 16-18, 2020: 140th Annual Meeting; Washington, DC (website
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: November 25, 2019

Association for Academic Surgery (AAS)

February 4-6, 2020: 15th Annual Academic Surgical Congress; Orlando, FL (website)
February 2-4, 2021: 16th Annual Academic Surgical Congress; Houston, TX
February 1-3, 2022: 17th Annual Academic Surgical Congress; Orlando, FL
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Association for Surgical Education (ASE)

April 28-May 2, 2020: 2020 Surgical Education Week; Seattle, WA (website)
April 27-May 1, 2021: 2021 Surgical Education Week; Boston, MA
May 3-May 7, 2022: 2022 Surgical Education Week; San Antonio, TX
April 11-April 15, 2023: 2023 Surgical Education Week; San Diego, CA
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Association of VA Surgeons (AVAS)

April 19-21, 2020: 2020 Annual Meeting; Pittsburgh, PA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: now open

Association of Women Surgeons (AWS)

October 3-6, 2020: 2020 AWS Conference "Strength in Diversity"; Chicago, IL (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

National Clinician Scholars Program (NCSP)

2020 Application Deadline: TBD (website)

Society of Black Academic Surgeons (SBAS)

April 23-26, 2020: 30th Annual Scientific Session; Milwaukee, WI (website)
2020 Abstract Deadline: December 2, 2019

Society of University Surgeons (SUS)

Annual Meetings: See Association for Academic Surgery (AAS)

Southeastern Surgical Congress (SSC)

February 7-10, 2020: 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting; New Orleans, LA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Southern Surgical Association

December 8-11, 2019: 131st  Annual Meeting, The Homestead, Hot Springs, VA (website)
December 6-9, 2020: 2020 Annual Meeting, The Breakers, Palm Beach, FL
2019 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Head and Neck Surgery

 

American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (​AAO-HNS)

September, 2020: AAO-HNSF 2020 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience; Boston, MA (website)
2020 Call for Science: TBD

Outcomes Research

 

Patient-Centered Research Institute (PCORI)

2020 TBD: 2020 PCORI Annual Meeting; Washington, DC (website)

Surgical Outcomes Club (SOC)

2020 TBD: 2020 Annual Meeting; San Francisco, CA (website)

Plastic, Maxillofacial, and Oral Surgery 

 

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)

October 5-10, 2020: 102nd AAOMS Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX (website)
September 27 - October 2, 2021: 103rd AAOMS Annual Meeting, Scientific Sessions and Exhibition; Nashville, TN
September 12-17, 2022: 104th AAOMS Annual Meeting, Scientific Sessions and Exhibition; New Orleans, LA
September 18-23, 2023: 105th AAOMS Annual Meeting, Scientific Sessions and Exhibition; San Diego, CA
September 9-14, 2024: 106th Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions and Exhibition; Orlando, FL
September 15-20, 2025: 107th Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions and Exhibition; Washington, DC
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS) 

May 2-5, 2020: 99th Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL (website)
May 15-18, 2021: Centennial Meeting; Miami, FL
April 9-12, 2022: 101st Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)

2020 TBD: ACOMS 41st Annual Scientific Conference and Exhibition; TBD (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

October 16-19, 2020: Plastic Surgery The Meeting; San Francisco, CA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

Plastic Surgery Research Council (PS-RC)

May 28-31, 2020: 65th Annual Meeting; Toronto, Ontario, Canada (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

Pediatric Surgery

 

American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA)

May 14-17, 2020: APSA 2020 Annual Meeting; Orlando, FL (website)
May 20-23, 2021: APSA 2021 Annual Meeting; Phoenix, AZ
May 12-15, 2022: APSA 2022 Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: December 31, 2019

Surgical Oncology

 

American Society for Breast Surgeons 

April 29 - May 3, 2020: 21st Annual Meeting; Las Vegas, NV (website)
April 28 - May 2, 2021: 22nd Annual Meeting; Orlando, FL
2022 TBD: 23rd Annual Meeting; TBD
April 26-30, 2023: 24th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

May 29-June 2, 2020: ASCO Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: February, 11, 2020

Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO)

March 25-28, 2020: SSO Annual Cancer Symposium; Boston, MA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Transplant Surgery 

 

American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) and American Society of Transplantation (AST)

May 30-June 3, 2020: 2020 American Transplant Congress; Philadelphia, PA (website)
June 5-9, 2021: 2021 American Transplant Congress; Seattle, WA
June 4-8, 2022: 2022 American Transplant Congress; Boston, MA
June 3-7, 2023: 2023 American Transplant Congress; San Diego, CA
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Trauma and Critical Care Surgery

 

American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST)

September 16-19, 2020; 79th Annual Meeting; Waikoloa, HI (website)
September 29 - October 2, 2021; 80th Annual Meeting; Atlanta, GA
September 21-24, 2022; 81st Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL
September 20-23, 2023; 82nd Annual Meeting; Anaheim, CA
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST)

January 14-18, 2020: 33nd EAST Annual Scientific Assembly; Austin, TX (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) 

February 16-19, 2020: 49th Annual Critical Care Congress; Orlando, FL (website)
January 23-27, 2021: 50th Annual Critical Care Congress; Los Angeles, CA
February 4-9, 2022: 51st Annual Critical Care Congress; San Juan, Puerto Rico
January 14-18, 2023: 52nd Annual Critical Care Congress; New Orleans, LA
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: open

Surgical Infection Society (SIS)

April 17-20, 2020: SIS 40th Annual Meeting; Denver, CO (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: open now

Trauma Quality Improvement Program (TQIP) 

December 6-8, 2020: 2020 TQIP Annual Scientific Meeting and Training; Phoenix, AZ (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

Urology 

 

American Urological Association (AUA) 

May 15-18, 2020: 115th Annual Meeting 2020; Washington, DC (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Duke Urologic Assembly & Urologic Cancer Symposium

March 26-29, 2020: 52nd Duke Urologic Assembly and Urologic Cancer Symposium (website)

Vascular Surgery

 

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery (SCVS) 

March 14-18, 2020: 48th Annual Symposium; Huntington Beach, CA (website)
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) 

June 17-20, 2020: 2020 Vascular Annual Meeting; Toronto, Ontario, Canada
June 2-5, 2021: 2021 Vascular Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA
2019 Abstract Submission Deadline: closed

Weight Loss Surgery 

 

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) 

November 2-6, 2020: 37th ASMBS Annual Meeting; Atlanta, GA (website)
November 1-5, 2021: 38th ASMBS Annual Meeting; Dallas, TX
October 31 - November 4, 2022: 39th ASMBS Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA
November 5-9, 2023: 40th ASMBS Annual Meeting; Las Vegas, NV
November 4-8, 2024: 41st ASMBS Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX
November 2-6, 2025: 42nd ASMBS Annual Meeting; Washington, DC
2020 Abstract Submission Deadline: TBD

 

 

 

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