|Why Submit Your Work to ASE 2017?|
“The feedback I received during my abstract presentation was invaluable and stimulating. It was a rare and exciting opportunity to listen and ask questions from leaders in the field.” ASE 2016 Abstract Presenter
“Engaging with experts in the field of cardiovascular research and receiving feedback on my original research was validating to me as an early career sonographer and motivates me to start my submission for next year.” ASE 2016 Abstract Presenter
Young investigators under the age of 40 who are no more than five years from the end of their training are eligible to participate in this annual competition supported by the National Board of Echocardiography in honor of their first president, Arthur E. Weyman, MD, FASE. Four finalists will be selected to make a fifteen minute oral presentation and a poster presentation of their research at the 28th Annual ASE Scientific Sessions. The winner will be awarded $1,500 and each of the other finalists $1,000. In addition, all four finalists will receive complimentary meeting registration and travel support up to $625 to attend the meeting. The winner will also be invited to present his/her research at the December 2017 European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging’s EuroEcho-Imaging meeting in Lisbon, Portugal, and the April 2018 Japanese Society of Echocardiography’s 28th Annual Scientific Meeting in Morioka, Japan. Young investigators must submit an abstract of original work and an additional brief manuscript of up to 1,500 words to be considered for the competition. Abstracts not selected as finalists in the competition will automatically be considered for general presentation.
Sonographer (non-physician) investigators who served as the primary investigator on their project are eligible to participate in this competition designed to highlight and support sonographer-led research. Four finalists will be selected to make a moderated poster presentation of their research at the 28th Annual ASE Scientific Sessions. The winner will be awarded $500. In addition, all four finalists will receive complimentary meeting registration. To be eligible, applicants must hold echocardiography certification from ARDMS or CCI, or an equivalent international sonography certification, and must indicate that they would like to be considered for the competition when submitting their work. Abstracts not selected as finalists in the competition will automatically be considered for general presentation.
View our Guidelines for Abstract Preparation and Submission and Frequently Asked Questions, or contact Andrea Van Hoever at ASE Headquarters.