Call for Abstracts

Abstract submission is closed!

Important dates:

  • Extended Submission Deadline: Saturday, 15th October 2016 (midnight CET)
    (Abstracts received after the deadline will not be accepted!)
  • Notifications regarding abstract acceptance/rejection: from 28th October 2016

Content & Format

  • Abstracts must be submitted in English.
  • The total number of words cannot exceed 250 (excluding title and names of author(s); highlight your document, then go to Tools/Word Count to check the number of words)
  • The abstract should be objective and concise, including key information and the abstract should use the following structure:
    - Objectives
    - Methods
    - Results
    - Conclusions
  • Abstracts must be Microsoft Word documents and written in English. They must be single-spaced and used Arial, font size 10.
  • The title should be centered and brief, and should clearly indicate the nature of the research. Capitalize the entire title. Abbreviations must NOT be used in the title of the abstract. 
  • Immediately following the abstract title, state the author's name(s) and institution affiliation. Omit degrees titles, appointments, etc....
  • Paragraphs should be separated by one line and not intended.
  • The abstract should be accurate in its presentation (e.g. no misspelling, incorrect abbreviations, etc.)
  • Avoid excessive use of abbreviations other than standard abbreviations commonly used in medicine, surgery and gastroenterology.
  • The use of graphs, tables and images cannot be used.

Further information regarding poster formats, duration of oral presentations etc. will be published after the reviewing process and acceptance of your abstract.


We look forward to seeing you in Munich!

Best regards,
ESDE Scientific Committee