International Thoracic Surgical Oncology Summit

Call for Abstracts and Videos

Submission Deadline: Monday, June 10, 2019 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

The AATS International Thoracic Surgical Oncology Summit abstract submission is an opportunity to present research and scholarly activity in topical areas of thoracic surgical oncology during the meeting taking place September 27-28, 2019 in New York City.  Abstracts will be accepted as both Podium and Poster Presentations.

Before submitting, please read our rules for submitting abstracts .

During the submission process, you will be prompted to select from one of the following categories.  Please select the category which best defines the field your abstract represents: 

  • Lung Cancer
    • Sublobar resections
    • Minimally-invasive surgery
    • Clinical Trials
    • Other
  • Esophageal Cancer
    • Endoscopic approaches for diagnosis and treatment
    • Perioperative and long-term outcomes
    • Clinical Trials
    • Other
  • Mesothelioma and thymic malignancies
    • Clinical Trials
    • Other
  • Pulmonary metastatectomy
  • Oligometastic disease
  • Alternative approaches and new technology
  • Peri-operative care and enhanced recovery
  • Translational oncology (tumor genomics, immuno-oncology, biomarkers, other)
  • Comparative effectiveness and outcomes research


Submit your abstract


Manuscript Submission to the JTCVS

We encourage all oral and poster presenters to submit a manuscript based on their presentation to the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (JTCVS) prior to the presentation.

PLEASE NOTE - Accepted oral and poster submissions will be given an accelerated review by the JTCVS Editorial Board. Please refer to the Journal Information for Authors or Editorial Manager site for submission guidelines and requirements. Presenters should be sure to use the Summit 2019 article type, and follow submission directions for Original Manuscripts.