CALL FOR CASES

GEST Trainee Case Competition

You did what?? Show off those crazy IR cases!

The GEST Trainee case competition is open to all medical students, residents, and fellows.  The cases will be posted online to the GEST website/social media with the top 15 cases presented live at the annual meeting in New York City on May 9-12, 2019.  Awards will be given to the top three cases presented at the meeting with the winner presenting their case during the Sunday afternoon Plenary session.

GEST Trainee Case Submission Guidelines

Clinical Cases submissions will be submitted within the form below to cases@gestweb.org

 

1. You must submit your case no later than April 1, 2019

2. The case that you submit must be original work and cannot have been previously presented or published elsewhere. Your case even if not selected for the case competitions may be published online or posted to GEST social media.

3. Please ensure your presentation includes no more than 2-5 Microsoft Power Point slides (not to exceed 20MB) following this format:

  • Slide one: Name and institution. (This will be blinded to reviewers)
  • Slide two: Chief complaint, history of present illness, pertinent clinical scenario
  • Slide three-five: Diagnosis, Intervention, and outcomes

4. If you are using videos in your presentation, please make sure that the videos can be played using available multimedia software and also include fixed images for backup.

SELECTION PROCESS

Evaluation of submissions will be based on quality, clarity, relevance and educational value for the audience. The Selection Committee will review submissions without access to the authors’ names or institution.

PRESENTATION

By submitting a case you are guaranteeing that if selected you or another trainee will be present for the meeting May 9-12, 2019 in New York and able to present the case live.

GEST 2019 | May 9-12, 2019 | New York, NY