Call for Abstracts

The organizing committee of “the 14th Asia Pacific Cervical Spine Society Meeting (APCSS) and the 82nd Society for Kinki Spinal Surgery (SKSS) invite all interested individuals to submit abstracts for Oral or Poster Sessions.
Abstract submission is closed.

Abstract Submission Period

12:00pm Tuesday, May 19, 2020, JST – 12:00pm Tuesday,July 14, 2020, JST
      12:00pm Tuesday,July 28, 2020, JST

12:00pm Thursday,July 30, 2020, JST

Abstract submission deadline has been re-extended.
The system will automatically close after the above date. Corrections, registrations and deleting of the abstracts will not be allowed after the deadline.

Abstract Submission Guidance

All English abstracts must be submitted through the online abstract submission system. Please go to the “Submission“ page.
To confirm or correct your submitted abstract, please go to the “Confirmation or Correction” page and enter the Abstract Registration No. and Password.
“the 14th APCSS and the 82nd SKSS” uses the abstract submission system provided by the University hospital Medical Information Network (UMIN).
For those who have difficulty accessing the online submission system on this website, please contact the secretariat office.
Please refer to the FAQ pages before submitting an inquiry.

We will use the provided personal information only for “the 14th APCSS and the 82nd SKSS” and ensure the protection of personal information and other data.

UMIN system operation on latest version is assumed: Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Safari

Submitting Abstracts

  • Please read the instructions carefully before submission.
  • Before you finish your abstract submission, you are required to enter a password.
  • Please keep your Abstracts Registration No. and the password for confirmation and correction of your abstracts.
  • The secretariat office will not respond to inquiries regarding passwords due to security concerns.

Limit of Numbers

Title of Abstract Maximum 25 words
Co Author Maximum 10 names
Institution Maximum 5 institutions
Abstract Body Maximum 250 words

Presentation Style

01 Oral presentation
02 Poster presentation


01 Degenerative Spine
02 Spinal Tumor
03 Trauma
05 Craniovertebral Junction
06 Vascular Lesion
07 Infection
08 Other Lesions

Notification of Acceptance

The president will respect the authors’ preference but reserves the right to assign the category and make the final decision of acceptance. The acceptance and the presentation date & time will be notified on the meeting website "Accepted Abstracts" in late August.

Equipment for presentations

The information about the equipment for oral presentation and poster presentation will be made available on the meeting website "Guide for presenters " later.


Please note that presenters of abstracts are not automatically registered for the conference. Abstracts and registration for the conference are handled separately.


Should you have any further queries at all, please contact the secretariat office below:
Secretariat Office of
The 14th Asia Pacific Cervical Spine Society Meeting
joint meeting
The 82nd Society for Kinki Spinal Surgery
Office Take One, Inc.
Kazuki Komori
Organizer Office : Department of Neurosurgery Nara Medical University 840 Shijo-Cho, Kashihara, Nara, 634-8522, Japan  secretary‐general : Yasuhiro Takeshima
Congress Secretariat : Office Take One, Inc. 2-26 Koseidori, Nishi-ku, Nagoya, 451-0075, Japan TEL : +81-52-508-8510 FAX : +81-52-508-8540 E-mail :