Call for Poster and FC Abstracts

Submission Deadline for Poster and FC abstracts

10 February 2021

Notification of authors

April 2021

Call for Poster and FC Abstracts

The International Scientific Program Committee of the WFSBP 2021 Congress invites you to participate actively in this congress which will be an extraordinary occasion for the exchange of thoughts and experiences. We look forward to receiving abstracts online for consideration and inclusion in the scientific programme as Free Communications or Posters.

The submitted abstracts should give a brief description of the title and topic. All abstracts will be reviewed by the International Scientific Program Committee.

The reviewers will judge the abstracts according to the relevance to the WFSBP, standard of English, objectivity of statement, description of what was done, suitability of methods to aims, conclusions confirmed by objective results, ethics, scientific value, potential clinical value, originality of work and overall impression.

All accepted abstracts will be grouped by category topics into thematic sessions and will be published online on the congress website.

Before submitting your abstract please read the below guidelines carefully. 

Deadline for abstract submission is 10 February 2021.

Free Communications

Free Communications will be selected by the International Scientific Program Committee after abstract submissions have been reviewed. The 90-minute sessions will be grouped by topics and chaired by selected specialists. The time slot for a single presentation in a Free Communication session is 15 minutes including discussion time.

Only 1 Free Communication abstract may be submitted per author.


Each accepted poster will be exhibited at the WFSBP 2021 Vienna Congress at the Austria Center Vienna. The best posters will be grouped into thematic Guided Poster Tours chaired by renowned specialists. The Guided Poster Tours will give authors the opportunity to present their findings and discuss them with the audience.

A maximum of 2 abstracts may be submitted per author (posters and FC combined)

The congress will deliver WFSBP Young Investigator Awards for the five best posters.

Guidelines for submission of abstracts