The abstract submission site closes Tuesday, November 29 at 11:59 pm EST (US Time).

The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) invites all international surgeons to submit an abstract for consideration of an oral or poster presentation during the 2017 ASCRS Tripartite Meeting, June 10-14, 2017 in Seattle, Washington, USA.

The deadline for submissions is November 29, 2016. We encourage you to share this information with your colleagues and encourage them to submit an abstract, as well.

The meeting will take place in beautiful Seattle, Washington, and will feature international abstract presentations, cutting edge symposia, expert panels, hands-on workshops, oral and e-poster presentations, meet-the-professor breakfasts and much more.

When submitting your abstract, please be sure to note on your submission form which of the Tripartite organizations best represents your membership.

Tripartite organizations include the European Society of Coloproctology, Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Colon and Rectal Surgery Section, the Section of Coloproctology Royal Society of Medicine and the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland.

Abstracts are peer-reviewed and scored on scientific merit, originality and relevancy to the field of colon and rectal surgery. The Program Committee is looking for abstracts in the following categories:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Neoplastic Disease
  • Outcomes
  • Benign Colon
  • Benign Anorectal
  • Basic Science
  • Pelvic Floor

Submit an Abstract

You are invited to contribute to the strength and diversity of the 2017 educational program by submitting an abstract.

Questions? Review our Frequently Asked Questions document and contact the ASCRS Executive Office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (847) 290-9184 for other questions.