South African Thoracic Society
South African Thoracic Society
South African Thoracic Society

Abstract Submissions

Abstract Submissions Link
The Organising Committee invites submission of abstracts to be considered for presentation in the following formats:
  • oral platform (10 minutes)

  • poster

Authors are requested to indicate their preference, but should note that the final decision lies with the Scientific Committee.


  • Adult pulmonology (including physiotherapy)

  • Paediatric pulmonology (including physiotherapy)

  • Thoracic surgery

Instructions for Authors

  • Please use the format provided below, e.g. use bold, sentence-case text for the title of the abstract, the corresponding author’s email address should be provided in italicised text and section headings should be bold text.

  • Stick to the sections as provided and limit the abstract to 250 words, if possible.

  • No graphs or diagrams permitted. Provision has been made for Poster presentations. Note: All visuals shown must have informed consent. Speakers must declare conflict of interest before starting their presentations.

  • Please use superscript numbers to indicate author affiliations. All affiliations should contain the name of the department, faculty, university, city and country.

  • Please provide abbreviations in full at first mention – see TEE below

Abstracts not conforming to this format will be returned.


Abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee who reserves the right to accept and allocate abstracts for either poster or oral presentation. All presenters of accepted abstracts must be registered as congress delegates. Early registration fee will apply

If you experience any difficulty, email the administrator

EO Africa - Congress Organisers
+27 (0)11 325 0020
Postnet Suite 197, Private Bag X11, Craighall, 2024, South Africa
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