Now Accepting Proposals for:

Please Note: You will need to create a new account to submit. Instructions can be found here.

Deadline: May 31, 2020

Educational Forums

Forums are concurrently running sessions that provide in-depth education on specific topics. These sessions are 1.5, 2 or 4 hours in length (2, 2-hour session over 2 days). These may have target audiences or be multi-disciplinary in focus.


Interactive sessions moderated by experts in the field. These sessions are an hour and fifteen minutes and don’t require a formal presentation. Moderators are expected to prepare discussion topics and questions and participants are asked to come prepared to participate with their own practice successes, failures and questions. A flip chart is provided to capture key points.

SIG Sessions

SIG sessions that are requesting CEU credits, need to complete the full proposal by May 31. These should be completed by the SIG Chair or a designated representative of the SIG, please only submit on per SIG.

Speaker Stipend Request

If you are requesting a stipend for a speaker in a SIG Session or Education Forum, there is a tab in the proposal form to submit this request. All Stipend requests will be reviewed and notification will be provided in mid-July.

Coming Soon:

Deadline: October 1, 2020

The Call for Abstracts – Opens June 2020

Start preparing your ideas now for abstracts for podium and poster presentations. Watch your email and check the ABA website for more information.

Deadline: October 1, 2020

Video Submissions

The ABA will offer a video session at the 2021 Annual Meeting in Chicago entitled “Burn Care: How I Do It.” We invite all members of the burn care team to consider submitting a video demonstration of any aspect of caring for a burn patient. Videos need to be narrated and no longer than 7 to 10 minutes in length. They will be presented with Q&A during the meeting. For more information, click here.

Future ABA Annual Meetings

April 6–9, 2021 | Chicago, IL

April 26–29, 2022 | Las Vegas, NV

May 16–19, 2023 | Dallas TX

April 9–12, 2024 | Chicago, IL

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