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 share your findings and to deepen our collective knowledge base of digestive diseases.

The deadline to submit an abstract to DDW 2022 was Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021. Co-author disclosures are due Friday, Dec. 10, 2021 at 15:00 Eastern time (UTC -5).

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.

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.

“The sponsoring societies invite you to submit an abstract for presentation at DDW 2021. This brief video will show you how to navigate the site and submit your abstract. The deadline to submit is Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, at 21:00 Eastern time (UTC -5).”

Anna Martin, DDW Program Manager

Key Dates

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

  • Friday, Dec. 10, 2021, at 15:00 Eastern time (UTC –5): Co-author disclosures due. 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022: Acceptance notifications sent by email to presenting authors.
  •  Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022: Deadline to apply for a DDW Basic Science Travel Award.

To give authors the opportunity to submit novel research that was not complete at the general submission deadline, DDW will accept clinical and basic science late-breaking abstract (LBA) submissions. The following timeline applies to LBA submissions:

  • Thursday, March 24, 2022, at 9:00 Eastern time (UTC –4): LBA submission site opens.
  • Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 17:00 Eastern time (UTC –4): Late-breaking submission site closes. 

Previous Years

Abstracts selected for presentation by AASLD, AGA and SSAT were published online in the May 2021 supplement to Gastroenterology. Abstracts selected for presentation at DDW 2020 by ASGE were published online in the June 2021 supplement to GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

ePoster abstracts selected for presentation at DDW 2021 are available in the DDW ePosters site

Abstract Submission Resources

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.

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To learn more information about submitting an abstract for DDW 2022, fill out the inquiry form below.