Call for Content SubmissionS
Note: TO SUBMIT A SESSION FOR THE 2021 CAS ANNUAL MEETING, YOU MUST BE SUBMITTING ON BEHALF OF A CAS SECTION.

Submissions are open from July 13 – August 28, 2020.
 

The program for the 2021 CAS Annual Meeting will be announced in September 2020.

You will be required to log into the submission system and make a profile.
If you’re submitting multiple sessions you must submit one at a time, each separately.

For full instructions on how to submit a session for the 2021 CAS Annual Meeting CLICK HERE.
 

TERMS AND DEFINITIONS:

Section Organizer / Session Organizer – The person(s) who is submitting the content and in charge of relaying information to the faculty participating in their submitted session
 

INFORMATION YOU’LL BE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT:

  • Organizer’s name, email, specialty, province, title and CAS section if applicable
  • Type of submission (Session/Symposium/Workshop/PBLD/Section Event)
  • Session Title
  • Short description of session (will be seen by delegates, examples below)
  • Needs assessment (reason why you chose this topic – useful in assessing the topic’s relevance to our target audience and required for CME credits under the Royal College MOC Program)
  • Session learning objectives (after participating, participants will be able to…)
  • CanMEDS Roles (required for CME credits under the Royal College MOC Program – will be seen by delegates)
  • *Multiple Choice Questions (3 questions asked using the meeting mobile app)
  • Names, emails, specialties, provinces, bios and pics for all faculty participating
  • *Speakers talk titles and individual talk learning objections
  • **Equipment / materials / models etc. needed
*applies to sessions / symposia only
**applies to workshops only

AFTER SUBMITTING:

Once you've submitted, the CAS Annual Meeting Chair and Annual Meeting Working Group will review and approve submissions. The program for the CAS Annual Meeting will be announced in September 2020 and the submitter(s) will be notified.

If your submission is approved, the CAS Annual Meeting Secretariat will reach out to the faculty you've outlined in your submission to officially invite them to the Annual Meeting and provide next steps and additional information.

We ask that you connect with those involved in your session
once it's been approved to let them know as well.

 

additional resources:

There are a number of resources listed below which are accessible to CAS Speakers and Section Chairs.  For access to these resources, please contact speakers@casmeeting.com

  • Speaker Policies
  • Audience Engagement Details
  • Session Description Examples
  • How to write effective Multiple-Choice Questions
  • CAS Guidelines on how to write Learning Objectives
  • Section 3 Workshop Feedback Form Template
  • Problem-Based Learning Discussion (PBLD) Outline Sample
  • Speaker PowerPoint Presentation Template                 

QUESTIONS?     
Shaina Turgeon, CAS Annual Meeting Secretariat
Email: shaina@bayleygroup.com
Phone: 1.519.263.6008 (direct line)

Dr. Adriaan Van Rensburg, CAS Annual Meeting Chair
Email: Adriaan.VanRensburg@uhn.ca