Reveal Your Novel Research

DDW has been the most important venue for sharing research and breakthroughs in digestive disease. This year, reveal your work to the leaders in the field at Chicago. By submitting your abstract for consideration for DDW, you become part of the momentum to establish, discuss and promote basic, clinical and translational research on a global scale. Abstract submissions are now being accepted online through 9 p.m. EST on Dec. 1, 2019

Lecture at DDW

Abstract submissions for the 2020 meeting are now being accepted online through 9 p.m. ET on Dec. 1, 2019. Full submission guidelines and abstract categories will be available in mid-October 2019.

Key Dates

Mark your calendar for these important dates related to DDW 2020 abstract submission:

  • Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at 9 a.m. EST: Abstract submission site opens.
  • Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, 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. Please note this deadline occurs on the Sunday after the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday.
  • Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, at 3 p.m. EST: Co-author disclosures due.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020: Acceptance notifications sent by email to presenting authors.

Previous Years

Abstracts selected for presentation at DDW 2019 are available in DDW Online Planner and Mobile App.

Additionally, abstracts selected for presentation by AASLD, AGA and SSAT were published online in the May 2019 supplement to Gastroenterology. Abstracts selected for presentation at DDW 2019 by ASGE were published online in the June 2019 supplement to GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy