Call for Abstracts - SASGOG 2019 7th Annual Meeting

The Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology (SASGOG) is pleased to announce the call for abstracts for the 2019 7th Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN, on May 2, 2019. SASGOG accepts abstracts to be considered for oral or poster presentation. All abstracts must be original work. All submissions are peer-reviewed and scored based on: scientific merit, originality, and relevancy to general obstetrics and gynecology.

The deadline to submit an abstract for consideration is Monday, January 14, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST.  You will be notified if your abstract is accepted for either an oral or poster presentation by end of February 2019.

Abstract Submission Type 

Oral Presentations

A limited number of meritorious abstracts will be accepted for oral presentations. The presentations are limited to 7 minutes for presentation followed by 3 minutes for questions-and-answers. Accepted oral presentations will be eligible for monetary awards. 

Poster Presentations

SASGOG will be utilizing paper posters. Additional information will be provided upon acceptance of your abstract.

Abstract Submission Requirements and Information


The title is limited to 100 characters (including spaces), and should be upper and lower case.


The abstract text is limited to 250 words. The text should be organized into four section headings as follows:

  • Introduction - A brief statement about the purpose of the study and pertinent background.
  • Methods - The method(s) of study or data collection employed. 
  • Results - A summary of study research including sufficient details to support your conclusions.
  • Conclusion/Implications - A statement explaining the significance of your work and the implications for further research, practice and/or policy.

Please adhere to the following text guidelines:

  • Use the appropriate letters and numbers (e.g., 0 –zero vs. the letter O).
  • Use only one space after colons and periods.


Provide contact information for each author. No more than six (6) authors should be listed on an abstract and include:

  • At least one current SASGOG member.
  • Presenting Authors must be registered and attend the meeting.
  • A designated presenting author (can be the same as the primary, but both must be listed).
  • An author of accepted submissions will be required to attend the meeting to present the abstract.
  • All authors must disclose upon submission.


Please ensure accuracy of your contact information and review the abstract for grammar, spelling and punctuation prior to submission. Abstract information cannot be altered after submission. Please keep a copy of your abstract for your records. Please note that the type of presentation (oral or poster) selected during the submission process is a request only.

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