Resident Paper Competition Deadline Extended –
August 1, 2020


The South Carolina and North Carolina Annual Resident Research, Trauma and Cancer Paper Competition is still going to be held – the deadline has been extended to August 1, 2020.

The format and date will be determined if your abstract is chosen.

All abstract submissions must be done online.

All residents enrolled in general surgery or surgical specialty residency training programs in the states of South and North Carolina that have not completed their training before July 2020 are eligible.

Medical students with an interest in surgery, enrolled in a SC or NC medical school, are eligible to submit for the General Session and Cancer Competition only. Medical students are NOT eligible to submit for the Trauma Paper Competition.

The entry should represent original work done by the contestant while a resident in the state of South or North Carolina. The principal author of the essay must be that resident.

Note: The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2020.