853 abstracts submitted!

The number of abstracts submitted for Global Spine Congress and World Forum for Spine Research exceeded our expectations with 853 abstracts submitted! See below how each region of the world contributed to the total abstract submissions and which abstract topics are the most popular.

Abstract submissions by topic and region


Review process

The Program Committee, composed of 188 AOSpine experts, is currently reviewing the submitted abstracts and the high quality abstracts will gain entry into the events outstanding scientific program; providing the submitter an ideal chance to present his/her research to hundreds of global spine specialists in Dubai.

Notification of acceptance

Notifications of acceptance or rejection of the abstracts will be sent to the corresponding author of the abstract after November 23, 2015. 
The corresponding author receives all correspondence concerning the abstract. The corresponding author is responsible for informing all other co-authors of the status of the abstract. 

Registration deadline for abstract presenters

All abstract presenters will be asked to reconfirm their attendance after receiving the notification. If an abstract presenter doesn't reconfirm his/her abstract presentation, register and pay the registration fee before December 21, 2015 his/her abstract will be cancelled.

Presentations of abstracts

The submission of an abstract constitutes a formal commitment by the presenting author to present the abstract (if accepted) orally or as e-poster in the session and the time assigned by the GSC & WFSR Scientific Program Committees.

Abstract award

All abstract presenters are automatically entered in the competition of the Abstract Awards. There are two Awards. The winners will be announced on-site. The awards will be sent electronically after the events.

For abstract submission support please contact:

Help Desk
Abstract Submission

Viale Matteotti, 7 - 50121 Firenze
Phone: +39 055 50.35.1 
Fax: +39 055 50.01.912
E-mail: abstractGSC_WFSR2016@oic.it


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