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World Gastroenterology Organisation
World Gastroenterology Organisation

Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline Extended: 14 July 2019

Interested in presenting research? The World Gastroenterology Organisation and The Turkish Society of Gastroenterology invite all members and non-members, including physicians and non-physicians, gastroenterologists, internists, surgeons, hepatologists, radiologists, pediatricians, and GI fellows to submit abstracts to the World Congress of Gastroenterology, 21-24 September 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey.

WCOG 2019 Abstract categories are:

  • Biliary/Pancreas
  • Clinical Vignettes/Case Reports
  • Colon
  • Colorectal Cancer Prevention
  • General Endoscopy
  • GI Bleeding
  • Gut Microbiota
  • Interventional Endoscopy
  • Esophagus
  • Functional Bowel Disease
  • IBD
  • Liver
  • Obesity
  • Pediatric GI
  • Small Intestine
  • Stomach
  • Video Endoscopy

All abstracts submitted, regardless of whether or not they are selected for oral or poster presentation, will appear in a special supplement to the 2019 issue of The Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology.

The extended deadline for submission of abstracts is Sunday, 14 July 2019.

Browse the Call for Abstracts information here.

Go directly to the submission form here.

Learn more about WCOG 2019 here.

Travel Grants Available, Deadline: 14 July 2019

WGO is offering a limited number of travel grants up to $1,000 USD each to applicants wishing to attend the World Congress in Istanbul from 21-24 September 2019!

This award aims to cover expenses towards economy airfare to attend the meeting. The WGO and TSG will cover the participant’s congress registration.

Priority will be given to applicants who plan to submit an abstract for the congress (deadline 14 July 2019).

Travel grants will be distributed evenly across all four regions: Asia Pacific, Americas, Africa/Middle East, and Europe. The WGO Scientific Programs Committee will review applications and announce the awardees via email shortly after July 14.

If selected, please note that a deposit of 200 Euros will be required as confirmation of acceptance and must be paid by 15 August. This deposit will be reimbursed to you during onsite registration.

To apply, click here:

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