Call for Abstracts

The ACG 2014 call for abstracts and late-breaking abstracts is now closed. See below for poster presenter instructions and general information about abstracts and awards.

Instructions for Poster Presenters

If your abstract was accepted for presentation at ACG 2015, click here for poster instructions and set-up times.

Poster Sessions

Sunday, October 18, 2015 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm (Authors should be at their posters from 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm)
Monday, October 19, 2015 10:00 am – 3:30 pm (Authors should be at their posters from 11:40 am – 12:40 pm)
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 9:30 am – 3:30 pm (Authors should be at their posters from 11:00 am – 12:00 noon)

Poster Printing

The College will again offer a poster printing service this year so you can order your poster online and pick it up at the meeting. Click here for poster printing services.

Categories of Abstracts

Esophagus Stomach
Biliary/Pancreas Small Intestine/Unclassified
Liver Colon
Clinical Vignettes/Case Reports Outcomes Research
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Functional Bowel Disorders
Endoscopy Pediatrics
Colorectal Cancer Prevention Endoscopy Video Forum

Live from Honolulu! The 3rd Annual Endoscopy Video Forum

Share your unique case or case series with colleagues by submitting it for presentation at the video symposium for ACG 2015, Live from Honolulu! The 3rd Annual Endoscopy Video Forum. Exceptional video submissions will be featured during this special video symposium session at ACG 2015 in Honolulu. All submitted videos will be considered for oral presentation during this special video symposium. Those not accepted for video presentation during the symposium will be considered for poster presentation.

This 75-minute session will focus on endoscopy techniques, challenging or unique cases, and cases in the area of GI endoscopy. Submissions can be a case or a case series and should be no longer than 5 minutes in length. Authors of accepted videos will present their video live and will have up to 2 minutes to answer questions from the Judges and the audience. During the session, the audience, along with the Judges, will vote to select the best video of ACG 2015.

For complete details see the Video Forum Guidelines and Checklist in the Call for Abstracts brochure.


Several categories of awards for Annual Meeting papers and posters are also offered for ACG 2015. Those submitting abstracts may be considered for the following awards:

*To be considered for this award, you must indicate your desire to apply in the Awards section during online submission of your abstract.

Poster Awards

The ACG Educational Affairs Committee will identify the most highly ranked abstracts selected for the poster sessions in each category and acknowledge their achievement with the ACG Presidential Poster Award. These recipients will receive a special commendation on their poster in the Poster Hall, and recognition in the meeting program book. All abstracts accepted in the ACG Poster Sessions will be considered for this award. Authors may submit their most recent research work or clinical vignette in the form of an abstract for consideration as part of the Paper and Poster Sessions during the Annual Meeting.

All abstracts submitted will be published in a supplement to the October 2015 issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology.