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. 

Abstract submissions for the 2021 meeting are now being accepted online through 9 p.m. ET on Dec. 3, 2020. Full submission guidelines and abstract categories can be found by clicking the button below.

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Learn About DDW 2021 Submission

To learn more information about submitting an abstract for DDW 2021, 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, Oct. 15, 2020, at 9 a.m. EST: Abstract submission site opens.
  • Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020, at 9 p.m. EST: Abstract submission site closes. No abstract edits, author additions or changes to author information will be accepted after this deadline. 
  • 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.

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

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Review the Guidelines

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

Abstract FAQs

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