Abstract Submission

Call for Abstracts

Technology related abstracts that are accepted for presentation at the ASA Annual Meeting may also be appropriate for preview at the STA Annual Meeting. Abstracts featuring new work are strongly encouraged. Poster format must conform to the ASA Annual Meeting Guidelines.

STA 2017 Annual Meeting Call for Abstracts:

Abstract Submissions are now closed

Abstract Awards:
Best Clinical Application
Excellence in Technology
Honorable Mention


Submission Guidelines

  • Abstracts may not have been published previously.
  • Abstracts should be brief, typically less than 600 words.
  • Submit a Microsoft Word Document in suggested format (CLICK HERE for formatting guidelines).
  • Limited to one page with embedded graphics.
  • Submitted via the internet using the online submission form.
  • Abstracts are peer-reviewed according to the following criteria:
    Originality, Importance, Methods, Analysis, Results, Conclusions, General interest and Writing quality.
  • Authors will be notified of review decision via email.
  • Presenting authors are required to pay conference registration and expenses. Poster boards are 3' wide x 4' tall tack boards; push pins are provided.