Individuals affiliated with ACS NSQIP hospitals are invited to submit a 250-word abstract to be considered for presentation at the 2015 ACS NSQIP National Conference. Please note that the primary authors whose abstracts are selected for podium presentation must also present a poster. There is an option to request a poster presentation only. Abstracts should focus on research surrounding quality improvement initiatives and the development, implementation, or validation of best practices. Clinical Research should utilize ACS NSQIP data, however, we are also interested in operational best practices relating to utilization of the program, workflows, data and reporting, etc.
Please note that the primary author is expected to present his or her poster and/or podium presentation at the conference if the abstract is accepted. Abstracts will undergo a peer review process that will focus on the following criteria:
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