90th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Gastric Cancer Association

Call for Abstracts

Abstract Submission Period

Abstract Submission is now closed. Thank you for your submission.

Abstracts for oral, poster or video presentation

From Friday, July 28 to Friday, September 15, 2017
Final deadline has been extended to Noon, September 22, 2017 (JST).
September 29, 2017 (JST).
October 2, 2017 (JST).

Presentation Style

Please select one of the presentation styles below:

  • Oral presentation
  • Poster presentation (Time for oral presentation available)
  • Video presentation

    * The detailed information for preparation of the presentation slides and data will be announced after the notification of the acceptance or rejection.

Presentation Categories

Please select the most appropriate category for your presentation.
The Program Committee will make the final decision on the presentation categories.

Symposium / Panel discussion / Workshop / Video Workshop categories

Purpose of application for each session Please refer to the program page for details.


  • Conversion surgery for advanced gastric cancer: controversy and perspectives.

Panel discussion

  • Treatment of esophagogastric junction cancer: future direction
  • Indication of laparoscopic gastretomy for advanced gastric cancer: current status and future prospects


  • Treatment of elderly gastric cancer patients
  • Treatment for the gastric cancer patients with peritoneal dissemination.

Video Workshop

  • Tips and pitfalls in endoscopic surgery for esophagogastric junction cancer
  • Reconstruction after laparoscopic total gastrectomy

Oral / Video / Poster Categories

3Molecular biology
4Molecular pathology
7Development of gastric cancer
8Translational research
10Progression of gastric cancer
12Intraoperative frozen section
13Cancer stem cell
14Gastric cancer screening
15Endoscopic diagnosis
17Endoscopic resection
18Imaging diagnosis
19Clinical study
21Neoadjuvant chemotherapy
22Adjuvant chemotherapy
23Second-line chemotherapy
24Intraperitoneal chemotherapy
25Molecular targeted therapy
28Radiation therapy
30Conversion surgery
32Laparoscopic surgery
33Function-preserving surgery
34Cytoreductive surgery
36Surgical navigation
37Postoperative functional assessment
38Postgastrectomy syndrome
39Perioperative management
40Postoperative complications
42Sentinel lymph node
43Peritoneal dissemination
45Stent placement
46Liver metastasis
48Early gastric cancer
49Advanced gastric cancer
50Scirrhous gastric cancer
51Gastric stump carcinoma
52Multiple gastric cancers
53Gastric tube cancer
54Gastric cardia cancer
55Esophago-gastric junction cancer
56Gastric cancer in elderly patients
57AFP-producing gastric cancer
58EBV-related gastric cancer
59Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
60Malignant lymphoma
61Gastric neuroendocrine tumor
62Fundic gland type gastric cancer
64Clinical pathway
65Postoperative surveillance
66Long-term survival case after chemotherapy
68Prognostic factor
69QOL assessment
72Japanese Classification of Gastric Carcinoma
73Multidisciplinary treatment
74Palliative therapy
75Team approach
76MDT conference
77Medical cooperation
78Oral care

Abstract Acceptance or Rejection

Please note that the decision on abstract acceptance/rejection and presentation style (oral, poster or video) is left to the sole discretion of the Congress President.

Abstract Submission

Language for abstract


Language for presentation


Language for presentation slides


The number of characters

Title: up to 100 characters (including spaces)
Abstract: up to 1600 characters (including spaces)

Travel Grants

We invite you to submit applications for travel grants with details as below. Please apply by selecting "Apply" at the time of abstract submission.

  1. Applicant's eligibility
    • The applicant must be aged 40 or under at the time of abstract submission.
    • The applicant must be working or training in a country other than Japan.
    • The applicant may submit only one abstract.
  2. The presentation must be given and slides must be prepared in English.
  3. The travel grant of ¥100,000 will be awarded and participation will be free of charge. The applicant must arrange, however, transportation, accommodation, etc. on his/her own.
  4. The Congress President reserves the right of acceptance or rejection for all submitted presentations.
  5. It is the applicant's own responsibility to obtain the proper visa to enter Japan.
  6. Applicants will individually be notified of travel grant decisions by December 2017.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure

The author is required to report applicable COI (Conflict of Interest) by completing the "Conflict of Interest Disclosure" part in the Abstract Submission process.

If there is no COI to disclose If there is any COI to disclose

Submission Page

Abstract Submission is now closed. Thank you for your submission.


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