Submit an Abstract for a Poster Presentation or Lecture at the 2019 AMSUS Annual Meeting
Lecture abstract site open 10 March – 3 June 2019
Poster abstract site open 10 March – 1 August 2019
The 2019 AMSUS Annual Meeting provides a neutral platform for military, academia, industry and civilian health professionals to share successful ethical, and optimal professional healthcare practices and research findings and outcomes. Health professions include physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, administrators and healthcare leaders at all levels – and honors the legacy of federal medicine’s tremendous impact in advancing and improving health for all Americans and international coalition partners.
The 2019 Annual Meeting theme is Transforming Healthcare through Partnership and Innovation.
The information on this page and within the abstract submission portal is important to successfully securing a presentation assignment. Approximately 160 poster presentation assignments and limited lecture presentation assignments are available.
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Detailed guidance for abstract submission and presenter responsibilities should be reviewed before submitting your abstract. Abstracts completed by the submission deadline will be evaluated for relevance to the 2019 meeting theme and presentation topics and assigned based on available space.
Submission Accreditation Requirements
Submissions are required to meet medical education accreditation standards to be accepted for presentation. ALL presentations, lecture and poster, will be reviewed for balanced, independent, objective, scientifically based rigor, free of commercial bias. Commercial content, product endorsements, or service related advertisements are not permitted. All content will be reviewed for the following health professional accreditations: (ACCME) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Physicians & Physician Assistants Accreditation; (ANCC) Nurses; (AANP) Nurse Practitioners; (ACPE) Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians; (APA)* Psychologists; (ACHE)* Health Care Executives; CERP (ADA-CERP)* Dentists; and General Participation Certificate for all others not listed. *when applicable
Breakout and Poster Presentation Topics
These topics include lecture and poster presentations in the following areas:
- Improving Health: The Art and Science of Medicine and Surgery– these clinically relevant presentations encompass the entire spectrum of care delivered by physicians, nurses, allied health personnel and healthcare extenders.
- Leadership in Healthcare, Global Health, Operational Readiness and Humanitarian Support – topics include but are not limited to leading during a changing healthcare landscape, global health, operational readiness and training of medical forces, natural disaster response, family readiness, patient transport and transfer outcomes/needs
- Trauma Care, Behavioral Health, and TBI – the latest research in trauma and casualty care, behavioral health and traumatic brain Injury (TBI)
- Advances in the Delivery of Healthcare- these presentations highlight the increasing complexity of healthcare administration and business operations while providing leading edge solutions in areas such as: health IT, medical logistics, the business of healthcare, HR talent management and shared services.
Registration for Presenters
All accepted presenters, Lecture/Panel and Poster, must register for the meeting. A promo code will be provided with acceptance letters and final rates will reflect the discount listed below (if housing at the Gaylord or commuting daily):
$300 Moderators & Speakers base rate (NO CE/CME)
$500 Moderators & Speakers with CE/CME
$200 Poster Presenters base rate (NO CE/CME)
$400 Poster Presenters with CE/CME
Important Dates to Follow
Lecture abstract submissions CLOSED 3 June
Lecture abstract submissions sent to reviewers
Housing block opens (use AMSUS link for discounted rates)
Notification of acceptance/decline emailed to Lecture submitters
Meeting registration site opens
Poster submissions CLOSED 1 August
Notification of acceptance/decline emailed to all poster submitters by 1 September
All accepted abstract summaries posted online
ATTENTION LECTURE PRESENTERS: For CME compliance, slide presentations must be submitted no later than 13 September 2019. Presenter names, disclosure statement and objectives must be included.