PALP 2020

Program for Advanced Limb Preservation
The Anti-Amputation Meeting

May 29-30, 2020 | New York Marriott Downtown|
New York, NY





PALP invites physicians-in-training, researchers and physicians from around the globe to share their work related to limb preservation, CLTI and DFU with their peers at PALP 2020 being held May 29-30, 2020, in New York, NY. All submitted abstracts will undergo a peer review process for quality of research, educational or scientific content, logical presentation and relevance to the field of limb preservation. Accepted abstracts will be displayed as posters at PALP 2020, exceptional abstracts will have the opportunity to be presented orally during a moderated poster session.


Accepted abstracts will be eligible for one or more of the following:



Poster Display (All accepted abstracts). Present your research in the form of a scientific or educational poster display with dedicated viewing times scheduled. 




Best Poster Awards (Selected outstanding abstract and presentations). All orally presented posters will be eligible with prizes to be awarded to winners.



Travel scholarships (Eligible physicians-in-training presenting accepted abstracts). PALP offers travel scholarships to underwrite travel and hotel expenses for attendance at PALP 2020 to aspiring limb preservation specialists who have an abstract accepted for presentation. To be eligible, presenters must be either students currently enrolled full-time in accredited MD, DO, or DPM programs or residents/fellows in accredited clinical training programs.



Free and Discounted Registration (All accepted abstracts). The abstract author attending to present the poster(s) will receive free registration for PALP 2020. Additional, non-presenting authors will receive a 50% discounted registration to attend PALP 2020.



The deadline for abstract submission is 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, March 27, 2020.

All abstracts must be submitted electronically via the official PALPNYC.ORG website. Paper abstract submissions will not be accepted.

CLICK HERE to submit your abstract to PALP 2020.


Submission Instructions & Guidelines

  • Abstract submissions should address an area of limb preservation, CLTI, DFU, or wound care – novel case or technical reports, basic science investigation, pre-clinical studies, and clinical studies are equally encouraged. Abstracts must include the following parts:
    • Abstract Title
    • Author Name(s) - limited to a maximum of 6 (1 author plus 5 co-authors)
    • Author Institution(s)
    • Purpose
    • Material and Methods
    • Results
    • Conclusions
    • Tables and Figures (If Applicable)
    • References are optional. (If included, limit references to 10 citations)
  • Final abstract length cannot exceed 500 words (excluding title, authors, tables/figures, and references)

Prior Presentation/Publication

Abstracts should constitute original work but may include portions of prior abstracts and/or manuscripts presented elsewhere. Authors must declare if the abstract has been presented previously and identify the meeting and/or publication and date. If an organization other than the author(s) holds publication rights to the work, a written waiver must be obtained in order to present the work at PALP 2020.