Residents and fellows are encouraged to submit their abstracts and video presentations on interesting and/or unusual cases in the field of adult, congenital, transcatheter and thoracic surgery. The top abstracts/videos for each track (cardiac and thoracic) will be selected and eligible to present at the Spring meeting. The residents will have 5 minutes for presentation, with a 5-slide maximum powerpoint presentation. Each presentation will be followed by a brief 2 minute discussion involving the audience and panelists.
The details for submission are listed below. The deadline for submission is Monday, April 18th at 11.59pm.
Please note that research and clinical fellows/residents associated with a cardiothoracic surgery program in the New York area are eligible to present. Also note that videos/abstracts/manuscripts that have been published within the last 3 years are eligible for submission. Presentation at NYSTS will not preclude submission of your work to national and international meetings.
Please make sure to append your name, EMAIL address, institution of your residency, category of submission, and date of any associated publication with any submission.
–no more than 4 minutes
-please submit as high quality videos as possible but limit the size to 1 GB
-narration or text is required to explain the case details
–no more than 250 words, pdf format
-maximum of 1 table and 1 figure (does not count towards word count) (2 figures or 2 tables is not allowed)