The 10th Biennial Conference of Asian Thoracic Surgical Club

Call for Abstracts

  • Abstract submission for ATSC 2019 is NOW AVAILABLE!
  • Call for abstract is closed
  • Thank you to all that submitted an abstract committing your intent and
    interest in participating at ATSC2019.

The Organizing Committee of the ATSC 2019 welcomes the submission of abstracts for presentation at the 10th Biennial Conference of Asian Thoracic Surgical Club, September 27 (Fri.) - 29 (Sun.), 2019 in Chiba, Japan.

All abstracts must be submitted in English at and comply with the guidelines below.

Deadline, Review and Acceptance

  • The deadline for abstract submission is August 26, 2019 at 5:00 pm (JST).
  • Submissions will be reviewed by the Organizing Committee. Primary authors will be notified of acceptance by early September, 2019.
  • Upon acceptance of the abstract, authors are expected to register on-line.

Presentation Types

Abstracts will be accepted for consideration by the Organizing Committee in the following categories: (Please note that abstracts will be submitted with author indicating preference for Poster presentation, but the committee will determine the final presentation method. Authors will be informed of acceptance or rejection of submission by the Organizing Committee.)

Scientific Sessions

  • The presenting authors who has designated by secretariat ONLY.


  • Paper display of the latest research results in the field of study.
  • When submitting an abstract, you will need to choose one category from the following Categories.
  1. Surgery for early-stage lung cancer
  2. Surgery for locally advanced lung cancer
  3. Innovations in thoracic surgery
  4. Role of lung cancer surgery in the era of targeted therapy and immunotherapy
  5. Surgery for thoracic diseases other than lung cancer
  6. Others (incl. case series)

Please note that excellent poster abstracts may be selected to be presented at oral sessions.

Procedure for the Submission of Abstracts

  1. Submit your personal information at You will receive a confirmation of your submission in the software system by email.
  1. Enter the following:
    • Affiliations and Authors
    • Presentation Type
    • Presentation Category
    • Title
    • The Body of the Abstract

Abstracts for posters are encouraged to be organized structurally as follows:

  • - Objective/Purpose
  • - Materials/Patients
  • - Methods
  • - Results and Conclusion

Do not include any figures, tables, charts, references or illustrations. Avoid statements like "Results will be discussed,” which may lead to rejection of the abstract. All abstracts must not exceed 300 words in length for the body text and written in English. The title of the subject should be within 30 words in English.

Questions regarding the abstract submission process should be directed to:

Congress Secretariat for ATSC2019
c/o Congress Corporation
Kohsai-kaikan Bldg., 5-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8481
Business hours: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (JST), Monday to Friday, excluding holidays