Summer 2023 Poster Information

Deadline to submit: May 31, 2023
Please submit electronically to
: Katie Roddy or Andrea Corujo Rodriguez (Programs and Education Committee Co-Chairs)
[email protected]
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The word count for the abstracts is 4000 characters or less (including any figures or tables) and must be submitted as a word document. Up to three figures or tables may be included. Each figure or table will be counted as 300 characters.  The format should include embedded figures as a pdf/jpeg in the word document or including the figures in a power point presentation. Any financial support or conflicts of interest must be disclosed.


APPLICATION - All those who wish to present a poster at the GSA Summer Meeting must submit an abstract application detailing their project. All material must be the work of the authors listed and appropriately referenced. Applicants must fill out all required submissions fields, which include the following: 

1. Poster Category (see below) 

2. Title: 

3. Author List: 

4. Learning Objectives: 

              At least three objectives are required; up to five may be entered

5. Research description or case description and summary.

POSTER Categories:

1. Original Scientific Research (Including Literature Review) - Report of study findings that has not been previously published. Students may submit research from basic clinical science in areas such as drug disposition, anesthesia equipment, monitoring and engineering technology, information and database research, patient safety and practice management, regional anesthesia and acute pain. For the Literature Review - A comprehensive review of current research on a relevant clinical topic in the field of anesthesiology. The review presentation must include an introduction on the topic, a summary of the results, and the conclusions of the studies. In addition, the poster should evaluate the articles’ components including methods, statistical analysis and the application of such knowledge in clinical anesthesia practice. All articles and evidence should be appropriately referenced. 

2. Medically Challenging Cases – Report and discuss the management of an interesting or challenging case. This will provide an opportunity to share experiences, examine why decisions were made, and review the lessons from difficult situations.


Once abstracts are received, they will be reviewed by the GSA Programs and Education Committee.  The top submissions will be chosen to do an electronic presentation on the abstract or challenging case (approximately 10 minutes).  Notifications will be sent out in early June.  The presentations will be in person.  GSA membership is not required for submission.