Call for Abstracts

2023 COS Annual Meeting and Exhibition 
Quebec City, Quebec June 15 – 18, 2023

ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS CLOSED
SUBMISSION DEADLINE HAS PASSED

 

Before submitting your abstract, please review the relevant abstract guidelines:

 

The Canadian Ophthalmological Society (COS) is accepting abstracts for the following subspecialty sessions:

  • Cataract surgery*
  • Cornea, external disease & refractive surgery
  • Equity, diversity and inclusion
  • Glaucoma
  • Global and public health ophthalmology
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Ocular regenerative medicine
  • Oculoplastic & reconstructive surgery
  • Ophthalmic pathology*
  • Paediatric ophthalmology and strabismus
  • Retina*
  • Uveitis
  • Vision rehabilitation

 

FORMAT

All abstracts must be submitted as a written abstract with information under five (5) main headings: Purpose, study design, methods, results and conclusions, regardless of presentation preference. You may select one of two preferred presentation formats at the time of submission:

  • Paper: 7-minute oral presentation, unless an alternate duration is specified at the time of acceptance and invitation.
  • ePoster: Electronic poster (ePoster) presentation (single Power point slide describing your research). All accepted posters must be submitted digitally in advance of the meeting.

 

*Note the following exceptions for some topic areas:

  • Cataract: Paper presentations are 3-minutes in length; presentations should include 1 slide each for methods, results, and conclusions
  • Retina: Paper presentations are 5-minutes in length.
  • Ophthalmic pathology: Case presentations are preferred, poster submissions are not accepted for the Canadian Ophthalmic Pathology Society meeting. Submissions of pathology abstracts must be made by email directly to:

Dr. James FarmerThe deadline for submission in this category is more flexible, Society members and regular participants will receive a submission reminder e-mail in December. An abstract is not required, only a title needs to be provided.

We are planning the 2023 COS Annual Meeting & Exhibition in-person in Quebec City, June 15 – 18, 2023.

 

SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACTS HERE!

 

 

PLEASE REVIEW THE COMPLETE ABSTRACT GUIDELINES BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR ABSTRACT.
 

For more information, please contact:
 Marie-Ève Deschatelets
 Senior Coordinator, Continuing Professional Development
 Canadian Ophthalmological Society
 Phone: 613-729-6779 ext 235 | Email: abstracts@cos-sco.ca

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION