ASMS News & Views

Jan 06, 2016

The Nuts and Bolts of Organizing the ASMS Annual Conference Program

Are you interested in learning how 3,300+ abstracts are arranged into the annual conference program? To answer some of the questions you may have, including ‘How are topics for oral and poster sessions selected?’, ‘How are Chairs and speakers of oral sessions selected, and how are the oral sessions arranged in the schedule?’, ‘How are poster abstracts reviewed?’, ‘What are the primary reasons some abstracts are rejected?’, and ‘Why are some oral sessions dedicated in honor of members, and how are these selected?’, a short FAQ may be found at