Poster Abstract Reviewers

The poster abstract reviewers application deadline for the 2022 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting has passed. Thank you to everyone who expressed interest. Notifications will be sent in early February.

Poster abstract reviewers play an important role in shaping the poster hall at the AACC Annual Scientific Meeting by ensuring this vital part of participants’ experience meets their scientific and educational needs.

Serving as a poster abstract reviewer also provides an opportunity to engage the laboratory community, gain critical experience in scientific review, and cultivate professional relationships.

2022 Timeline

  • Reviewer application deadline: January 27, 2022
  • Poster abstract reviewers selected and notified: Early February 2022
  • Poster abstract reviewer training webinar: 1-2 pm EST, Wednesday, February 23, 2022
  • Review period (online): March 4 to March 24, 2022
  • Review deadline: March 24, 2022 


The poster abstract review process takes place online and does not require an in-person meeting or attendance at the AACC Annual Scientific Meeting.

If selected to be a poster abstract reviewer, you would:

  • Serve a three-year term.
  • Maintain your AACC membership throughout your term
  • Participate in an online training/education session.
  • Review and score up to 25 assigned poster abstract submissions each year.

To be selected, you are expected to have:

  • Experience evaluating scientific content (e.g., scientific proposals, manuscripts, grant applications, abstract-based competitions, or similar).
  • Experience publishing and/or presenting scientific work in the area(s) you will evaluate poster abstract submissions.

Learn more about being a poster abstract reviewer.