Scoliosis Research Society presents


Abstract Submission Site Closed

Abstracts must be submitted by Sunday, November 1, 2020. No exceptions will be made.

Key Dates

August 1, 2020 Abstract Submission Site Opens
November 1, 2020 Abstract Submission Deadline*
December 14, 2020** Abstract Acceptance Notifications
January 20, 2021 Deadline to Accept Presentation in Program and Register for IMAST

*Abstracts with authors missing completed Conflict of Interest Disclosures will NOT be reviewed.
**Date tentative and subject to change

Abstract Categories

Abstracts submitted to the 28th IMAST must fit into one of the following categories to be considered for presentation:

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis 
  • Adult Spinal Deformity
  • Basic Science/Biomechanics/Genetics
  • Cervical Deformity
  • Cervical Degenerative/Reconstruction        
  • Early Onset Scoliosis      
  • Kyphosis
  • Lumbar Degenerative
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Miscellaneous (Spondy, Trauma, Tumor, etc.)
  • Neuromuscular/Syndromic Deformity
  • Non-Op Treatment Methods
  • Quality/Safety/Value/Complications

Abstract and Author Requirements

Information on abstract and author requirements coming soon.

Abstract Review Process

Submitted abstracts will be reviewed and graded in blinded fashion by the SRS IMAST Committee. The review process takes approximately 4-6 weeks. Abstract acceptance notification emails will be sent in December 2020. 


For questions about abstracts, please contact the SRS Education team at