Abstract submissions for SOA 2020 will be open in April. Look out for further announcements soon

Reasons to submit your abstract - SOA 2020

Discuss your findings with other experts from around the world

Develop your presentation skills, an essential competence for advancing your career

ALL abstracts will be published in the Journal of Intensive Care Medicine

Prize winners will receive complimentary FULL registration to SOA20 or SOA21* - your choice!

Gold Medal winner will receive membership of Research committee meetings for 1 year

*tickets are non-transferable

Abstract Options

There will be 5 different opportunities to present your work at SOA 2020, depending on whether you are submitting an abstract (ePosters and oral presentations), are an early years researcher submitting a body of research work (Gold Medal), or you are entering a creative idea or personal experience (Cauldron and MDT Diaries). 

Click below to read more information on each of these abstract options.


Oral Platform Presentation

The Rising Star Award (ICS Research Gold Medal)

The Cauldron

MDT Diaries

Selection Criteria

Abstract selection will be based on clarity, scientific rigour, supporting data, significance, relevance, interest in the topic chosen, innovation and usefulness.

Key Dates

Dates for abstract submissions and notifications of acceptance will be provided soon.