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Be an IR wiz in the Emerald City—Seattle!

Submit your breakthrough in minimally invasive medicine to the Society of Interventional Radiology’s 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting by Sept. 26, 2019.

FAIRFAX, Va. (July 30, 2019)—The Society of Interventional Radiology invites practicing physicians, early career professionals, research scientists, clinical associates, trainees and medical students to submit original research for possible presentation at the SIR 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting, March 28–April 2, 2020, in Seattle. Online abstract submission is open until 5 p.m. ET on Sept. 26, 2019.

SIR 2020 is expected to attract more than 5,000 attendees from around the globe to the evergreen landscape of Seattle, a city known for germinating new scientific thinking. Accepted researchers will have the opportunity to grow the field of image-guided interventions by sharing their discoveries, device and procedure innovations, clinical outcomes, and groundbreaking research in areas that address many of today’s most challenging medical problems, including cancer, vascular disease and men’s and women’s health.

Submissions may be accepted for oral or poster presentation for scientific abstracts and electronic or traditional paper posters for educational exhibits. Please note, single-case reports will not be accepted. Original scientific research abstracts accepted for oral presentation, ePoster or traditional poster presentation will be published in the supplement to SIR's flagship Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (JVIR), and on, and will be a citable reference. 

Selected abstracts will be designated as “Distinguished,” “Featured” or “Abstract of the Year.” Additionally, national and international consumer and trade media report on groundbreaking research presented at SIR 2020.

Learn more and submit an abstract today.

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Elise Castelli
SIR Director, Communications and Public Relations
Phone: (703) 460-5572 

About the Society of Interventional Radiology

The Society of Interventional Radiology is a nonprofit, professional medical society representing more than 8,000 practicing interventional radiology physicians, trainees, students, scientists and clinical associates, dedicated to improving patient care through the limitless potential of image-guided therapies. SIR’s members work in a variety of settings and at different professional levels—from medical students and residents to university faculty and private practice physicians. 

The Society of Interventional Radiology is holding its Annual Scientific Meeting March 28–April 2, 2020, at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. Visit