Abstract Submission Guideline Go to KUA 2020 Abstract Submission

Important Dates

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline

July 20(Mon), 2020

July 20, 2020

Abstract Acceptance Notice

August 14 (Fri), 2020

August 14, 2020


UAA 2020 will be held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the Korean Urological Association (KUA 2020), as such, you are required to choose in which meeting you would like to submit your abstract: UAA 2020 or KUA 2020. You are on UAA 2020 Abstract Submission Page now.

* All accepted abstracts will be presented as E-poster or video abstract (No oral presentation).





Abstract submission for the UAA 2020 is now open. We invite submissions for oral (podium), moderated poster, unmoderated poster and video presentations for consideration by the Scientific Committee. Please read the instructions below before proceeding with your submission(s).

Abstract Topics

Abstracts are accepted on a wide range of basic science, translational and clinical research in urology based on the categories outlined below.

  • Andrology
  • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia and Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptom
  • Emergency - Trauma
  • Emergency - Non-Traumatic
  • Epidemiology
  • Female Urology
  • Imaging
  • Infection and Inflammation
  • Neuro-Urology and Urodynamics
  • Oncology - Adrenal Tumor
  • Oncology - Bladder and Upper Urinary Tract Urothelial Cancer
  • Oncology - Renal Tumor
  • Oncology - Penile Cancer
  • Oncology - Prostate Cancer
  • Oncology - Testicular Cancer
  • Pediatric Urology
  • Reconstructive Urology
  • Renal Transplantation and Dialysis Access
  • Technology
  • Training and Education
  • Urolithiasis

The abstract should represent original ideas and data by the authors. It should describe unpublished work which is not awaiting possible acceptance for international publication. Please declare if your abstract has been published, accepted for publication or presented at a previous international meeting.
Authors may indicate their preferred mode of presentation, but the final decision will be made by the Scientific Committee.

Abstract Format

  • Abstracts must be in English and abbreviations should be defined.
  • The abstract title should be in capital letters and clearly indicate the nature of the study.
  • The authors’ names should be in initial capital/lower case. The authors’ institutional affiliations should contain institution and country.
  • Each abstract should be written in 4 parts (BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES, MATERIALS & METHODS, RESULTS and CONCLUSION)
  • Do not include figures or references in your abstract. Tables may be inserted but it will be included in the character count and may significantly reduce the number of available characters (up to 200 characters may be reduced).
  • Each abstract should be a maximum of 3000 characters, including non-visible characters, such as spaces and line breaks.
  • Statements such as ‘The results will be discussed’ or ‘The data will be presented’ will not be accepted.
  • The Scientific Committee reserves the right to reject abstracts that do not comply with the guidelines, format or basic quality standards.
  • Authors may indicate their preferred mode of presentation, but the final decision will be made by the Scientific Committee.

Submission Process

  • The submitting author is required to create a user account. Abstracts can be saved under DRAFT status and may be revised until the submission deadline. Draft abstracts cannot be edited after the submission deadline.
  • Only abstracts under FINAL SUBMISSION status will be considered by the Scientific Committee.
  • A receipt of abstract submission will be sent to the submitting author’s email address upon final submission. Please ensure that we have your correct email address.
  • The submitting author will be notified of the final outcome by email by August 14 (Fri), 2020.
  • The submission of abstract represents a commitment by the presenting author to present the accepted abstract in person during the congress. Therefore, the presenting author of the abstract must be registered to attend the congress by Oct 5 (Mon), 2020 to ensure that his/her abstract will be included in the congress publications.
  • Registration fee will not be waived and the presenting author is responsible for all expenses incurred during preparation and presentation of their submissions.
  • Further information concerning mode of presentation, as well as date, time and venue of presentation will be conveyed closer to the congress date.
  • Please ensure your abstract does not contain spelling, grammar, or scientific mistakes.
  • The Scientific Committee reserves the right to edit the abstracts for grammar and clarity, and also, to request for revisions.
  • Any change in the presenting author needs to be communicated by email to the congress secretariat by Oct 5 (Mon), 2020. Similarly, if you would like to withdraw your abstract after the submission deadline, an email outlining the reasons for withdrawal must be sent to congress secretariat by Oct 5 (Mon), 2020.

Additional Guidelines for Video Submission

  • You are required to submit your abstracts online through the online abstract submission form.
  • The video submission must be uploaded prior to the submission deadline.
  • The video submission must include the abstract title, authors’ names and institutional affiliations.
  • All video commentary should be in English.
  • The video submission is limited to a maximum duration of 7 minutes.
  • We do not encourage 3D video submissions.

Please submit your video using the following instructions:

How to submit video English  Korean

[STEP 1] Youtube
  • Please visit the Youtube upload page (https://www.youtube.com/upload) and login with your personal account.
  • After login, click the Continue to Upload page button and upload your video as "Unlisted video." To find out how to upload as "Unlisted Video", please visit the link below for instructions. (https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/157177?hl=en)

[STEP 2] UAA 2020 Website
  • Visit the UAA 2020 website video abstract submission page.
  • An abstract/summary of the video must be submitted via our online submission system. The abstract should not exceed 1,200 characters in length, and should be typed in English.
  • Copy and paste the share link of the file you wish to upload on to the UAA 2020 website window and click the Upload Files button.



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