Call for Abstracts – MD-ACS 2023 Annual Meeting

T8e Program Committee of the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (MD-ACS) is accepting abstracts for consideration for the resident paper competitions being held during the 2023 MD-ACS Annual Meeting on April 1, 2023, in Baltimore.

The deadline for submissions is March 8, 2023, by 11:59 pm.


  • General Surgery
  • Cancer


  • All residents and research trainees enrolled in general surgery or surgical specialty residency training programs in Maryland
  • Medical students enrolled in a medical school in Maryland – with an interest in surgery
  • The entry should represent the original work done by the authors.
  • Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment by the submitting author to be present on April 1, 2023, if his/her abstract is accepted


  • Submit the abstract using the online submission form by March 8, 2023, at 11:59 pm EST
  • Online submissions only
  • Upload graphs or charts as directed on the abstract submission form
  • When you enter your abstract, you will be asked to complete these sections:
    • Category: General Surgery or Cancer
    • Abstracts: Background, Objective, Methods, Results and Conclusion
    • Case Reports: Introduction/Objective, Case Presentation, Discussion and Conclusion


  • The Best Paper award is open to all residents, medical students, and research trainees
  • Cash prizes awarded.

Don’t miss this opportunity to share your work, participate in a great program, and network with other residents and practicing surgeons from across the state.