Research Conferences and Abstract Deadlines

National meetings and conferences

Last Updated: December 21st, 2018

Below is a listing of several organizations that may be of interest to critical care physicians along with their meeting dates, locations, and abstract deadlines. For complete information, please use the link to each of the websites.

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Abstract Deadlines

Organization Conference Meeting Conference Date Location Abstract Deadline
ASC (Includes SUS, AAS) 2018 Academic Surgical Conference February 5-7, 2019 Houston, TX Opens Summer 2018
AASLD The AASLD Liver Meeting 2019 November 8-12, 2019 Boston, MA  
AAST 78th Annual Meeting September 18-21, 2019 Dallas, TX Opens Jan 1st
ACCP CHEST 2019 October 19-23, 2019 New Orleans, LA March 15th
ACS ACS 105th Annual Clinical Congress October 27-31, 2019 San Francisco, CA  
AHPBA 2019 Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association Meeting March 20-24, 2019 Miami Beach, FL Closed
APA APA 2019 Annual Meeting November 6-9, 2019 Maui, HI Open Feb 1st
APDS 2019 Surgical Education Week April 23-27, 2019 Chicago, IL  
ASN 2019 Kidney Week November 5-10, 2019 Washington, DC  
ASTS American Society of Transplant Surgeons      
ATC 2019 American Transplant Conference June 1-5, 2019 Boston, MA Closed
ATS 2019 ATS International Conference May 17-22, 2019 Dallas, TX Closed
Central Surgical Association 2019 Annual Meeting March 7-9, 2019 Palm Harbor, FL Closed
EAST 32nd Annual Scientific Assembly January 15-19, 2019 Austin, TX Closed
ILTS 2019 Joint International Congress of ITLS, ELITA & LICAGE May 15-18, 2019 Toronto, Canada Closed
ISHLT 39th International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation April 3-6, 2019 Orlando, FL Closed
IPITA 17th International Congress for International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association July 2-5, 2019 Lyon, France  
ISICEM 39th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine March 19-22, 2019 Brussels, Belgium Closed
Metabolomics Society 15th Annual Conference of the Metabolomics Society June 23-27, 2019 The Hauge, Netherlands  
MHSRS 2018 Military Health Systems Research Symposium      
Midwest Surgical Association 61st Annual Meeting July 28-30, 2019 French Lick, IN Opens Soon
SCCM 48th Critical Care Congress February 17-20, 2019 San Diego, CA Closed
Shock 42nd Annual Conference June 8-11, 2019 Coronado, CA Jan 31
SIS 39th Annual Meeting June 4-8, 2019 Westlake Village, CA Abstract Page
Southwest Surgical Congress 2019 Annual Meeting April 14-17, 2019 Huntington Beach, CA Closed
Western Trauma Association 48th Annual Meeting March 3-8, 2019 Snowmass, CO