27th to 29th April 2023


Abstracts Submission

for the 13th Congress of the Vascular Access Society is now open!

Authors are invited to submit abstracts on any of the following topics:

• Endovascular Techniques
• Endovascular access creation
• Endovascular repair of access malfunction
• Cardiovascular effects of hemodialysis access
• Surgical techniques
• Imaging techniques
• Vascular access and COVID19
• Nursing
• Catheter
• Maturation
• Monitoring and Surveillance
• “Others”

Submitting Abstracts

There are 3 types of abstracts to be submitted:

• Original study
• Review presentation
• Case report (only be presented as a E-poster)

All abstracts will be reviewed by the members of the Scientific Committee.
Abstract Submission Deadline = 22nd February 2023.

Method of Submission

All abstracts must be submitted only via the online and the platform is available at our website –

Authors will receive a proof of submission directly on their e-mail (in case you don’t receive a confirmation in 24 hours, please check your spam folder or contact the secretariat.

Authors will have access to their abstracts and can edit already in a “draft” mode, after submitted, is not possible to modify any content.

All correspondence concerning the abstract will be sent to submitting author’s e-mail address.

Abstract Submission Instructions

Abstracts and papers have to be written in English.

Submitted abstracts must be original. Abstracts previously published or presented at an international scientific meeting cannot be submitted.

Author’s name and e-mail address must be filled properly – contact details will serve for future correspondence with the author(s).

Abstract Layout

The length of the abstracts should not be more than 2000 characters

Title: the abstract title should be brief and clear on the nature of the investigation. Use a capital letter for the first letter in the title only (do not capitalize each word).

Names of the authors: Submit initials of the first name(s) and the full family name. Do not include degrees or professional titles.

Standard structure:

• Original Articles – background, materials and methods, results and conclusion

• Case reports and Review – presentations is free, they should fulfil all abstract instructions.


If you have any questions regarding abstract submission, please contact the Congress secretariat.

Author/Presenter registration

All presenting authors of selected abstracts must register for the 13th Congress of the Vascular Access Society before 20th March 2023.

The organization does not cover costs incurred in submitting an abstract or poster, or for travel and accommodation costs for presenting authors.

Failure to register for the 13th Congress of the Vascular Access Society by the set deadline will lead to the withdrawal of your abstract(s).

Key Dates

Deadline for abstracts submission – 22nd February 2023

Notification of Acceptance/Rejection – 10th March 2023

Deadline to confirm presentation – 15th March 2023

Deadline for presenting authors to register – 20th March 2023*

*All presenting authors with abstract accept for VAS 2023, will have early bird price of registration