Main Abstracts

Main abstract submissionS ARE NOW CLOSED

Abstracts on any topic in coloproctology are considered by the Programme Committee and may be selected for one of the following groups:

  • Group 1: The Six Best presentations
  • Group 2: Free Paper presentations
  • Group 3: Welcome Posters
  • Group 4: Posters

New Trials Forum submissions

Trial submissions are now CLOSED

Submissions are invited relating to trials that are either new or ongoing but which require further recruitment on a national or international basis.

Surgical Video submissions

Surgical video submissions are now CLOSED

Surgical Video submissions are invited for consideration.

Data Collection

ESCP Abstract Privacy Notice can be read here

Timetable for abstract submissions


Friday 26 April at 23:00 (CET)

Submission deadline

Monday 29 April to Monday 27 May

Marking and review by grading committees

Friday 31 May onwards

Estimated notification date for all authors

Author conference registration and cancellation

Conference registration will be available to presenting authors at the early registration rate until 30 August 2019. The early rate will not be available after this date.

If a selected author cannot attend the conference, the ESCP should be notified with the name of the replacement presenter within 48 hours.

Major Sponsors

ESCP gratefully acknowledges diamond sponsors Ethicon, Frankenman, Intuitive, Medtronic and Takeda, and sapphire sponsors B Braun and CMR Surgical.

Intuitive Advert: Beyond the TechnologyTakeda - visit booth 26 for more informationB Braun: Endo-SPONGE, Colorectal Leakage TreatmentCMR Surgical details of event on 28 Sept, 09:20-09:45

ESCP Affiliates