Abstract Submission - ASiT 2012 Conference - Deadline: Midnight Sunday!


A final reminder that the deadline for submitting your research or audit abstracts to the ASiT Conference is midnight this coming Sunday 15 January.


Abstracts are welcomed from all nine surgical specialties and medical students. Click here to submit an abstract:



All accepted abstracts presented at the conference will be published in Elsevier’s International Journal of Surgery. Click here to see last year’s published abstracts:



Over £2,000 in trainee and student prizes are available:


• ASiT Medal

• SARS / ASIT Academic & Research Surgery Prize

• ASGBI / ASiT Short Paper Prize

• ASiT Medical Student Prize

• RCSEng / ASiT Poster Presentation Prize

• IJS Case Report Prizes (x 2)


Surgical Specialty Trainee Prizes

• Orthopaedic Research UK Prize

• BASO~The Association of Cancer Surgery Prize

• AUGIS Trainee Prize

• ALSGBI Trainee Prize


  Specialty Trainee Group Prizes

• ASiT-Rouleaux Club Prize (vascular surgery)

• ASiT-AOT Prize (ENT surgery)

• ASiT-SURG Prize (urological surgery)

• ASiT-PLASTA Prize (plastic surgery)

• ASiT-Dukes' Club / ACPGBI Prize (colorectal surgery)

• ASiT-Mammary Fold Prize (breast surgery)

• ASiT-BNTA Prize (neurosurgery)


Further details on these prizes can be found here:



If you haven’t submitted an abstract to a conference before ASiT is the ideal forum to start. Summarise your work in 200 words, dividing this in Aims, Method, Results and Conclusions. Please note each author may only submit a maximum of 2 abstracts for consideration.


Abstracts will be peer-reviewed, and the results announced in mid-February.


For more information or to register for the ASiT Conference please click

here: http://www.asit.org/events/conferences/2012/