Abstract Submission


Important Dates
Closing Date for Submission of Abstracts: 30 June 2014
Abstract Acceptance Notification: 1 August 2014 onwardsGuidelines 

·         All abstracts must be from a completed research study.

·         All abstracts must be in PDF or MSWord format.

·         Specifications: Times New Roman (typeface); 12 point (font size); Letter, 21.59mm x 27.94mm (paper size).Format:


(1)    Title

(2)   Author/s with Hospital Affiliation/s (Presenter’s Name must be underlined)

(3)    Background/Objective

(4)   Methods Results and Discussion

(5)    Conclusion

* Case reports must include an introduction and case description.

·         Word limit: 250 words (not including the Title of the Abstract).
·         Graphs, tables or images in the abstract are not allowed.
·         Use limited references (e.g. Paltrow 2001), only if necessary.
·         Abstracts that have been presented in previous conferences will be accepted.
·         Multiple abstract submissions are permitted.
·         All abstracts must be submitted in English.
·         Changes or additions to the abstract submitted will not be accepted after the Call for Abstracts closes.


Terms and Conditions

In submitting abstract/s, all presenters agree that:
·         Each author/presenter listed has given permission to be listed as such and agrees to the content (accuracy and references) of the abstract submitted.

Should the abstract be accepted for presentation, the presenter is required to register to the congress and attend the abstract presentation.
By submitting the abstract, the congress organizers are granted by the author/s royalty-free, irrevocable and non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, publish and display the content of the abstract in the congress proceedings, book of abstracts and website.

For any concern, please contact the Secretariat: acestrategists.ph@gmail.com



Registration Fees



(November 26-29, 2014)


(November 25-29, 2014)


(10/25/14 onwards)


(10/25/14 onwards)


Traveling Fellows US$500 US$900
Foreign Residents/Students US$300 US$500
Foreign Accompanying Persons

*Admission to social programs: Opening Ceremonies/Welcome Reception, Congress Banquet and complimentary half day tour

US$150 US$250



*50% Discount for Fellows aged 60-64; Fellows 65 years and above are FREE

P4,000 P5,000
Local Residents/Students &

Allied Healthcare Professionals

P2,500 P3,000
Local Non-Fellow Delegates P5,000 P6,000
Local Accompanying Persons

*Admission to social programs: Opening Ceremonies/Welcome Reception and Congress Banquet

P1,000 P1,000

To register to the 8th ACASA (November 25-26, 2014) and for more information about the 8th ACASA, please visit http://acasa2014.com/.

Registration Fee Inclusions
– Admission to the corresponding program that the delegate registered to:
(i) POA-AOA-AAA-ASSA Program (November 26-29, 2014)
(ii) 5-day POA-AOA-ACASA-AAA-ASSA Program (November 25-29, 2014)


– Core Program (Scientific Sessions, Plenary Lectures, Podium Presentations, Free Paper Presentations, Business Meetings, and Trade Exhibitions)

– Social Program (Opening Ceremonies/Welcome Reception and Congress Banquet/Fellowship Night)
– Conference Materials (ID, Souvenir Program, Certificate of Attendance, Kit)

– Optional City Tours are available with separate fee/s.

Accompanying Persons Registration Fees include: Admission to the Social Program (Opening Ceremonies/Welcome Reception, Fellowship Night and optional City Tour with separate fee), and conference ID.

Bookings for hotel accommodations can be coursed through the Secretariat to avail of the special low rates provided for the conference delegates.

– A Confirmation will be sent to you by email once payment of registration fee and if applicable, accommodations fee, are received by the organizers.

– All Cancellations must be faxed or emailed to the Conference Secretariat at acestrategists.ph@gmail.com. Full refund of registration is subject to cancellation fee provided the notification is received by April 24, 2014. No refunds will be made for cancellations received after this date.


[Please send deposit slip to POA Secretariat for confirmation/For Fellows, do not forget to include in your payment your annual dues (P1,500.00)]


Account Name: Philippine Orthopaedic Association, Inc.


UnionBank Account No.: 000010116590


Banco De Oro Account No.: 1211 089 043




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