IFAO 2019 (Nov. 12-15, 2019 in Osaka)
Abstract Submission Period
From Monday, April 1 to noon on Friday, May 31, 2019 (Japan Standard Time)
Abstract Submission Guidelines
IFAO2019 will be offering the following travel grants to participants from overseas who will be presenting at the meeting.
-IFAO Investigator Awards： JPY 50,000 to 90 oral or poster presentations
-IFAO Best Presentation Awards：JPY 100,000 to 10 oral or poster presentations
Sessions which you can submit abstracts
|OP||Free Papers (Oral/Poster)|
|NS||Free Papers Nursing Session (Oral/Poster)|
|CE||Free Papers Clinical Engineer Session (Oral/Poster)|
|SY1||Artificial organs and regenerative medicine for failing organs|
|SY2||Future-ability of Artificial Organs in US, Europe, and Japan (Designated speakers only)|
|SY3||Robotics: new technologies and new techniques|
|SY4||IFAO-APSAO joint symposium|
|SY5||Acute circulatory support: ECMO, Impella, VAD and more|
|SY6||Minimally invasive mitral valve procedures: MICS, MitraClip, NeoChord, and more|
|SY7||Heart transplant and new devices|
|SY8||Minimally invasive aortic valve procedures: MICS, sutureless, TAVI and more|
|SY10||ECMO and lung transplantation|
|SY11||Long term outcomes of chronic hemodialysis: Japan as number 1 ?|
|SY12||Renal - heart failure|
|SY13||Home dialysis or hospital dialysis ?|
|SY14||Hemofiltration and critical care medicine|
|SY15||Intensive insulin therapy and artificial pancreas|
|SY16||New devices and new ideas: Engineer's perspective|
|SY17||IFAO-ISHLTjoint symposium (Designated speakers only)|
|SY18||VAD coordinator symposium：Driveline, patient's education , caregiver and paplliative care|
|SY19||Perfusionist symposium：Role of perfusionist in your heart team|
The final decisions of presentation styles are up to the president of IFAO2019.
|OP2||Mechanical Circulatory Support|
|OP3||Heart Failure, VAD, and Heart transplantation|
|OP5||Pacemaker, CRTD, ICD|
|OP6||Artificial Valve (Ring, MitraClip, NeoChord, TAVI, Sutureless valve)|
|OP8||Physiology and Pathophysiology|
|OP9||Vascular Graft / Stent / Stent Graft|
|OP11||Tracheobronchial Stent / Artificial Tracheas|
|OP12||Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)|
|OP13||Artificial Kidney / Hemodialysis|
|OP14||Artificial Kidney / Hemodiafiltration|
|OP15||Artificial Kidney / Peritoneal Dialysis|
|OP21||Intensive Care Medicine|
|OP22||Tissue Engineering / Regenerative Medicine|
|OP26||Anesthesiology / Pain Control|
|OP31||Telemedicine and Telecare|
|OP32||Complication and Device Malfunction|
|OP33||Safety Measures and Risk Management|
|OP34||New Device and New Idea|
Nursing Session (Oral/Poster)
|NS2||VAD Nurse session|
Clinical Engineer Session (Oral/Poster)
|CE2||Mechanical Circulatory Support and VAD|
|CE3||Artificial Valve (Ring, MitraClip, NeoChord, TAVI, Sutureless valve)|
|CE5||Pacemaker, CRTD, ICD|
|CE6||Artificial Kidney / Hemodialysis|
|CE8||Intensive Care Medicine|
Disclosure of COI
Disclosure of Conflict of Interest (COI) is required.
Instructions for Authors
All abstracts must be formally submitted via online submission system. Please enter all required items according to the instructions on the submission system.
- Submitted abstracts will not be edited or proof-read before printing. The first author is responsible for the accuracy of the abstract.
- Abstract submission number will be provided on completion of online submission. If the submission number is not appear on the screen, your submission is not yet completed properly.
- Please keep your submission number and password. You need them when edit/check your abstract online. For security purposes, the congress secretariat is unable to answer any questions about passwords.
- On submission of abstract, you will receive a confirmation email.
Notification of peer-review results
Notifications of acceptance/rejection, presentation styles and session date and time will be sent to each registered email address.
Inquiry about abstracts submission
Please contact the secretariat by email at email@example.com.