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Neurosurgery Congress South Africa Abstracts – Neurosurgery Congress South Africa

Abstract Submission

Abstract Submission Deadline Extended to 28 May 2018

The Organising Committee would like to invite the submission of abstracts for the SNSA 2018 meeting.

Presentation formats available include:
o Oral platform (10 minutes)
o Oral flash (3 minutes)
o Poster Display

Authors are requested to indicate their preference but should note that the final decision lies with the Scientific Committee.
Authors are requested to take note of the additional instructions below.

Abstract Format
Maximum of 300 words
No graphs or diagrams permitted.

  • Categories for Submission
    o Cerebrovascular
    o Epilepsy and Functional
    o General Neurosurgery
    o Neuro-oncology
    o Paediatric Neurosurgery
    o Socio-economic
    o Spine
    o Trauma
    o Global Neurosurgery
    o Infections
  • o Other

Layout requirements
Kindly divide your abstract according to the following headings. Abstracts not conforming to this format will be returned

Research Abstract
Introduction, Methods, Results & Conclusions

Case Report¬†–¬†Poster consideration only
Introduction, Case & Discussion

Abstracts not conforming to this format will be returned.

Supporting Documents
Please upload your original Abstract during your submission as a Word doc.
Additional supporting documents to be emailed to claudette@eoafrica.co.za (only submissions with all supporting documents will be considered)
1. All authors must sign a conflict of interest declaration
2. All co-authors must sign that they agree with inclusion as a co-author and that they vouch for the data being presented
3. Authors must acknowledge that if there are any concerns from the committee they may request to view the original data

Abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee who reserve the right to accept and allocate abstracts for either poster or oral presentation. All presenters of accepted abstracts must be registered as Congress delegates. Authors will be notified by 6 June whether their submission has been accepted.

Emerging Leader Award
Awards will be presented to the Best Oral and Best Poster abstract submissions.



Abstract Submission Opens: January 2018

Abstract Submission Deadline: 28 May 2018

Preferential booking rates for accommodation close: 31 May 2018

Notification to Authors:
6 June 2018

Extended Online Registration closes: 22 July 2018


Email Address: claudette@eoafrica.co.za

Telephone: +27 (0)11 325 0020

Fax: +27 (0)11 325 0028

Postal Address:
PO Box 782243
Sandton, Johannesburg, 2146
South Africa