Scientific Session Information
The PAPS Annual Meeting is designed to provide comprehensive continuing education in the field of pediatric surgery. It is PAPS’ intent to bring together the world’s leading authorities to present and discuss the most recent clinical and research efforts. Our organization is focused on clinical pediatric surgery and the international, cross cultural sharing or clinically innovative surgical techniques. Surgeons at our meeting concentrate on learning the newest surgical techniques which may have initially been developed and popularized in one country and can now be applied on an international scale.
Please upload your abstracts through our abstract submission portal and select ORAL. Fill in the standard format for all abstract submissions (Background, Method, Results, and Conclusion). Highest scored abstracts will be awarded a 5 minute presentation and 3 minute discussion as a Long Oral paper. Alternatively, you may be awarded a 3 minute presentation and 2 minute discussion in Short Oral papers as indicated in the program. No time extension or dual projection will be permitted. Oral presentations should be made in Windows PowerPoint and submitted to the technician in the speaker preparation room in plenty of time before your session. All oral papers, both Short and Long will be invited to submit a paper for publication. Details will follow.
Presenters will be allowed a 5 minute video presentations with 2 minute discussion. Please upload your videos through our abstract submission portal and select VIDEO. First fill in the standard format for all abstract submissions (Background, Method, Results, and Conclusion). Then upload your video as an attachment (you will be prompted). Format must be AVI, MOV, or MP4. File size limitation is 256 MB. All videos must be narrated, edited, and in English. An newly edited updated video can be used for the actual presentation but general content should not change. Upload your video with the technician in the speaker preparation room when you arrive in Sapporo.
Speaker Ready Room
- Sunday: TBD
- Monday: TBD
- Tuesday: TBD
- Wednesday: TBD
- Thursday: TBD
Abstracts which are not accepted for oral presentation may be awarded either Oral Poster or Display Only Poster format. The top posters will be awarded an Oral Poster format. You have an option to have your abstract be considered for POSTER only if you wish. Simply upload your abstract through our abstract submission portal and select POSTER. 2017 poster sessions started promptly at 6:45 AM each morning. Standby for an update as to the time and required poster size for 2018. Please arrive early to ensure adequate time to transition to the Scientific Sessions in the Main Ballroom. Oral poster presenters will have 2 minute presentations and 1 minute for questions. Pins are provided. Please hang in your assigned room and position by the following schedule:
|Mon, May 14||Sun, May 13 3-6 pm||Mon, May 14 3-6 pm|
|Tues, May 15||Mon, May 14 3-6 pm||Tues, May 15 5-7 pm|
|Wed, May 16||Tues, May 15 5-7 pm||Wed, May 16 3-6 pm|
|Thur, May 17||Wed, May 16 3-6 pm||Thurs, May 1710 am-12pm|
Unclaimed posters will be discarded.