Abstracts and Clinical Cases

Abstract Submission Deadline

Monday 16th December 2019 (11:59pm GMT) 

Submit your abstract or clinical case


Why submit?

  • Raise your profile among experts in obesity therapy 

  • Develop your network and meet peers from across the UK

  • Support attendees in furthering their understanding of the speciality, by presenting your work

  • Become published online in Obesity Abstracts

  • Win prizes for the highest scoring presentations

  • Gain new opportunities to collaborate with peers working in your speciality.

In 2020, all accepted abstracts and clinical cases will be published online in Obesity Abstracts  — a fully citable and searchable online volume of the meetings abstracts and case discussions.


For any queries regarding abstract submissions for Obesity Update 2020 please email our Abstract Manager at conferences@bioscientifica.com

Abstracts are accepted on the understanding that they will be presented at the meeting either as a poster or as an oral presentation.

Any author failing to present an accepted abstract at this meeting will automatically be excluded from submitting any future abstracts.

The Programme Committee reserves the right of the final decision regarding acceptance of abstracts and the form of presentation.

Abstracts are marked blind (anonymously).

Notification of acceptance or rejection will be sent to authors in January 2020, before the early bird deadline in on Thursday 16 January 2020.

Detailed instructions concerning oral presentations and poster sessions will be emailed to qualifying authors with notification of acceptance.

Please note, abstracts that are accepted as poster presentations will need to be displayed on A0 portrait poster boards.

All accepted abstracts will be published online in Obesity Abstracts – a fully citable, open access journal of presentations from obesity events.


Abstract Prizes

Bioscientifica will award three prizes of £100  to standout research and clinical cases presented onsite. The prizes are for the:

Top two scoring oral presentations


Top scoring poster presentation

Enter your abstract or clinical case today for a chance to win the coveted conference prize.

In 2019 and 2018 Bioscientifica awarded three prizes to standout research and clinical cases presented onsite both orally or as a poster.