Conference Announcements

SCCT 2018

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 – Sun, 15 Jul 2018

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission deadline is March 16, 2018. Review the instructions for submitting. 

The SCCT2018 Annual Scientific Meeting welcomes submission of abstracts for original contribution to the field in the following formats:

  • Oral Presentation: A seven to eight minute presentation with two to three minutes for discussion.
  • Poster: A  4’ X 4’ poster attached to the poster board, no audiovisual, or any equipment requiring power.
  • ePosters: All accepted abstracts will have the option of uploading an ePoster in addition to an oral or poster presentation.
  • Rapid Fire ePoster Presentations: The abstract selection committee will designate some abstracts to be presented in a Rapid Fire ePoster Presentation format during the standard poster presentations.
  • Educational Exhibit Posters: This new abstract type is designed to teach or review imaging signs, pathologic correlations, procedures, techniques, treatments, and interventions or other aspects related to the practice of imaging. 

Presenters of accepted abstracts are expected to register for and attend SCCT2018. All accepted abstracts will be published in a supplement of the Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (JCCT), with the exception of Education Exhibit Abstracts, and be eligible to win the following awards: 

  • SCCT Best Abstract Awards: Judges will review all poster and oral abstract presentations and select winners in categories of clinical and technical research. All entries will be automatically considered for best abstract award. 
  • Toshiba Young Investigator Awards (YIA): Sponsored by an educational grant from Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc, this award is open to those who are within 5 years of completing a training program. The YIA award requires special entry requirements and additional information beyond the regular abstract submissions. Five finalists will be selected and two winners will be recognized. Further information will be forthcoming.
  • Siemens Outstanding Academic Research Awards (SOAR): Sponsored by SIEMENS Healthineers, this award is eligible to all submitting abstracts.  The SOAR award requires special entry requirements and additional information beyond the regular abstract submissions. Six finalists will be selected one winning finalist and a runner up finalist will be recognized.



Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Conference Website:
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center,

1501 Gaylord Trail, TX 76051
Grapevine, Grapevine
United States