Call for Abstracts

Poster Committee: C. Rees, H.-J. Schulz


The authors will be in attendance during the coffee break on

Thursday, 16.00 - 16.30, while the Poster Committee will evaluate

the posters.



Call for Abstracts


Please submit your poster abstract by Thursday, 31 August 2017.

Only one-page abstracts not exceeding 250 words, written in English

and saved in Microsoft Word format will be accepted.


Abstracts must be submitted via our Internet Abstract Submission

System where further information regarding the submission format

and the submission process is available.


The abstracts will undergo a review by the Scientific Committee,

preference being given to those thematically related to one of the

sessions of the programme. We especially encourage submissions

of cases. Have you, for example:


  •    come across a rare or unusual complication?
  •    developed a special technique to deal with specific complications?
  •    experienced a disaster?


Then we invite you to send us your abstract!


All accepted abstracts will be printed and distributed to the participants

of the congress together with the documents of the meeting. The authors

will receive notification about acceptance and further instructions

by 20 September 2017.


The first author of any accepted poster is invited to take part in the

symposium free of registration fee. Please note: Travel expenses

are not covered.



Contact address for questions concerning the poster submission


Falk Foundation e.V.

Leinenweberstr. 5

79041 Freiburg, Germany

Telephone: +49 (0)761 / 15 14 - 0

Telefax: +49 (0)761 / 15 14 - 359

Web address for submitting poster abstracts:




Poster prizes


Oral presentation

The Scientific Committee will select one poster for oral presentation.

The presenting author will receive free registration fee, accommodation and

travel expenses.


Poster Award

The Poster Committee will select three posters during the poster session who

present especially interesting cases or studies regarding complications in

endoscopy. They win a prize certificate and EUR 750,-.


Deadline for submission of abstracts:

Thursday, 31 August 2017