Reveal Your Novel Research

DDW brings together the brightest minds from across the field and the globe — making it the ideal place to showcase your research and gain valuable feedback from your peers. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to virtually share your findings and to deepen our collective knowledge base of digestive diseases.

The DDW 2022 abstract submission site will open in October.

Submit Your Late-Breaking Abstract

To give authors the opportunity to submit novel research that was not complete at the general submission deadline, DDW is now accepting late-breaking abstract submissions through 5 p.m. EDT on Thursday, April 1, 2021.

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Abstract Status Notifications

Acceptance notifications for late-breaking abstracts were sent to presenting authors on Friday, April 23, 2021. Abstract status notifications for abstracts submitted by the Dec. 3 general deadline were emailed to presenting authors on Tuesday, Feb. 16. Co-authors may visit the DDW abstract lookup site to search for abstract status by control ID number or author name.

Learn About DDW 2022 Submission

To learn more information about submitting an abstract for DDW 2022, fill out the inquiry form below. Updates will be sent as more information becomes available.

Key Dates

Mark your calendar for these important dates related to DDW 2021 abstract submission:

  • Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020, at 3 p.m. EST: Co-author disclosures due.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021: Acceptance notifications sent by email to presenting authors.

The following timeline applies to late-breaking abstract submissions:

  • Thursday, April 8, 2021, at 3 p.m. EDT: Co-author disclosures were due.
  • Friday, April 23, 2021: Acceptance notifications sent by email to presenting authors.

Previous Years

Abstracts selected for presentation at DDW 2020 are available in the DDW ePosters archive.

Additionally, abstracts selected for presentation by AASLD, AGA and SSAT were published online in the May 2020 supplement to Gastroenterology. Abstracts selected for presentation at DDW 2020 by ASGE were published online in the May 2020 supplement to GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Learn More about Abstract Submission

Review the Guidelines

Before you submit, be sure to review the guidelines, including submission categories, key dates and formatting instructions.

Abstract FAQs

We’ve answered some of your most frequently asked questions about the abstract submission process.

Stay Up-To-Date

To learn more information about submitting an abstract for DDW 2021, fill out the inquiry form below.