Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts – SUBMISSIONS CLOSED 

The ASC Scientific Program Committee invites you to submit abstracts for Platform and Poster Presentations at the 59th Annual Scientific Meeting to be held November 4-8, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland. Abstracts may be based on cytologic techniques, clinical cytology or basic cytology research.

All scoring will be done blinded from both author and institution. The criteria for scoring will include: 1) scientific validity 2) originality 3) academic importance 4) value to the membership 5) Study Design  6) Style.  Platforms will be selected based on:  hot topic, topic of interest to the majority, cutting edge applications or research, controversial issue, studies evaluating the same issue and showing contradictory results.

Please do not submit a previously published or accepted abstract from this or another Society.

If you submitted last year, you have received a courtesy submission email with your login information. Create an account if you did not submit last year. 

When entering your submission online, you will be able to return to your submission anytime through the due date to edit. Be sure to “SUBMIT” at the end to be considered for a presentation.

You will have the capability to select your presentation preference as a Poster or Platform, but the Scientific Program Committee will make the final decision on the format.

Abstracts are no longer being accepted for 2011.

The Scientific Program Committee will review all abstracts and will notify the submitters in July 2011. If you do not receive a notification by July 31, 2011, please log into the Abstract Central Portal Web site above and “View your Submission” to see any notifications you may have missed or may have been sent into your SPAM folder.

Please contact Jodi Smith, Educational Programs Coordinator, at (302) 543-6583, if you have questions.