Cogan Ophthalmic History Society

2019 Annual Meeting

Abstract Submission Form


Abstract submissions by both Cogan Society members and non-members are welcome!

They may be structured (Introduction, Methods, Results, Conclusions) or narrative.

Abstracts are limited to 300 words, not including title or section headings. 

Longer abstracts and incomplete forms will NOT be accepted

Important Dates:

January 4, 2019:  abstract submission closes 

January 11, 2019:  notification of abstract acceptances 

 NOTE: After January 11, if the program limit has not been met, abstracts will continue to be reviewed on a rolling basis to the limit of the meeting program or until February 1, 2019, whichever occurs first. No abstracts will be reviewed after that time.   

February 4, 2019:  deadline for abstract modifications (no exceptions)

All oral presentations of accepted abstracts will be strictly limited to 10 minutes or 15 minutes. Please choose your preference below. The date and time of presentations will be assigned. If you are unable to present during one of the half-day sessions (Saturday morning, Saturday afternoon, Sunday morning) because of a legitimate need (not just personal preference), explain your need to Wendy Gasch at, and the program committee will try to accommodate you. 

Presenters are responsible for respecting the IP rights of any content of their presentations that is not their own.

Submit online using the 'submit' button below, via email  ( or by post to: Wendy Gasch, 4100 Cathedral Avenue, NW, Suite 510 Washington, DC 20016  NOTE:  after submission, you will see a "Thank you!" message, and will receive an email confirmation within 24 hours.

Download a print-friendly version of the abstract submission form here.

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