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Please note that the deadline to submit an abstract for Annual Congress Glasgow has now closed.

A list of accepted posters and oral presentations can be found here:

Submissions were invited in the following categories:

  • Audit and quality improvement
  • Case reports
  • Original research
  • Survey

Authors of the best poster(s) will be awarded ‘Editors’ Prizes’.

SAS Audit poster prize

Submissions were invited from SAS grade anaesthetists for the SAS audit poster prize. 

Roddie McNicol Patient Safety Prize

Applicants needed to demonstrate:

  • Clear aims and objectives
  • An innovative idea(s) 
  • How the project was introduced and implemented
  • How performance was measured and benchmarked
  • How information about the project was disseminated
  • The sustainability of the project
  • Transferability of the project to other departments

Successful authors will be invited to present a poster at Annual Congress Glasgow.

In addition to a cash prize, the winner will be invited to make a three minute presentation about their project during the prize giving ceremony.

All accepted abstracts in the above categories will be published in Anaesthesia in the form of a fully referenceable online supplement (NB Editor-in-Chief reserves the right to refuse publication, e.g. where there are major concerns over ethics and/or content).

Assessors of submitted abstracts are blinded to the authors and required to highlight any competing interests during assessment. Association Board/Education Committee members and Faculty are excluded from assessing/judging any abstracts, and from chairing/judging sessions that include any abstracts, of which they are a co-author.

If you have any queries, please contact the Association's secretariat on 020 7631 1650 (option 3) or secretariat@anaesthetists.org.