AFFAS is pleased to launch the Call for Abstracts for The 9th MEETING OF ASIAN FEDERATION OF FOOT AND ANKLE SURGEONS (AFFAS2023) by sharing your research with the fellow surgeons and physicians.

Submit your abstract by April 30, 2023 at 24:00 (GMT+8).

For any additional questions, please contact AFFAS Secretariate at



Deadline & Submission

Abstracts must be submitted by Sunday April 30, 2023 at 24:00 (GMT+8)Authors can edit their abstracts until the submission deadline. No further changes will be accepted after that date.

All submissions must be made online on the abstract submission platform. Abstracts submitted in any other way will not be accepted. For any issues with the online platform, please email


All documents must be submitted and presented in English. It is the authors’ responsibility to submit a correct abstract (grammatically and scientifically).

Type of presentation

Abstracts may be submitted for either:

  • Oral presentation
  • E-Poster

At the moment of submission, authors may indicate their preference for one or both types of presentation. However, please note that the final decision on the acceptance of your abstract, as well as the type of presentation, lies with the Abstract Review Committee.


Only the main author or a co-author may present the abstract. The presenting author must be clearly marked on the submission form. Please do provide up-to-date contact details, as those will be used for any communications related to the Conference and your presentation.

Any changes in the presenter or their contact details must be communicated as soon as possible to AFFAS by email to

Notification of results

All abstract submitters will be notified of the outcome via email by  Thursday June 1. 2023. The email will contain information on:

  • Acceptance or rejection of the abstract
  • Type of presentation (oral or poster)
  • Details on your presentation (poster size; length of presentation; PPT template; etc.)

Registration to the Conference

Both oral and e-poster presenters must register to the AFFAS 2023 by  July 1, 2023  selecting the applicable fee

Abstract presenters are strongly encouraged to attend The 9th MEETING OF ASIAN FEDERATION OF FOOT AND ANKLE SURGEONS (AFFAS2023) in person to make the most of this vibrant gathering and networking opportunities. All sessions will take place physically in Kaohsiung Taiwan. We constantly monitor the standing COVID-19 regulations to ensure the safety of all. If you are concerned about our reimbursement policy, please do refer to our Terms of Service and do not hesitate to reach out to the AFFAS2023 Secretariat at

All presenters must register via the online Registration System on

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Taiwan Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Society


KMU Orthopedic Alumni Association

Asian Federation of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Established in 1993