USAV Abstract Instructions

Abstracts CANNOT be already accepted at another forum or session at the AUA.

Abstracts need to be pertinent to a VA population, please no pediatric submissions.

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Adrenal/Kidney/Ureter - Malignant Outcomes Research
Adrenal/Kidney/Ureter/Bladder - Benign Penis/Urethra/Testis/Scrotum - Benign or Malignant
Bizarre & Interesting Cases Prostate - Benign
Bladder - Malignant Prostate - Malignant
Endourology/Stone Diseases Socioeconomic/Health Policy
Laparoscopy/Robotics – Prostate Trauma/Transplant
Laparoscopy/Robotics – Kidney/Other Urinary Incontinence/Neurourology
Male & Couple Infertility/Sexual Dysfunction Other


  • Abstracts are limited to a maximum of 250 words, or a maximum of 210 words (if an illustration/figure image is attached).
  • Please provide category for your abstract from list in attached guidelines.
  • Please include first author’s last name in title of submission, with date submitted (eg, Taylor.2016-02-02.doc)

Abstract must contain the following:

  • Title: The title should be entered in all Capitals
  • Authors
  • Abstract Body:
    • Introduction
    • Methods
    • Results
    • Conclusion
  • Please use Arial 10 point font.
  • A single figure, table, or illustration may be used in your abstract: in JPEG format
  • The maximum dimensions of your figure/illustration image is a width of 480 pixels and a height of 320 pixels.
  • Tables should be converted to an image to upload.
  • Avoid special or foreign characters when possible; if special characters must be used, make sure to review your submission output file to ensure it carries over correctly.
  • Abbreviations may only be used after the words are written out in full at first mention.

It is the author's responsibility to submit the abstract in perfect order with no errors in spelling or grammar.

Abstracts will not be retyped or corrected.

Thank You 2017 Exhibitors

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