ESMO 2014: Abstract Submission
The success of ESMO 2014 depends, in part, on you. ESMO will provide the platform, now we call upon you, to submit your top studies. Ensure that the scientific and education programme is truly a conversation amongst peers.
Online abstract submission for ESMO 2014 will open mid-December 2013. Please check this page nearer the time for further information.
Abstract submission deadlines
|Deadline||Date & Time|
|Abstracts||Wednesday 7 May 2014, 23:59 CEST|
|Late breaking abstracts: final submission deadline*||Wednesday 20 August 2014, 23:59 CEST|
*Late-breaking abstracts may be submitted for studies with new research findings for which no preliminary data are available at the time of the abstract submission deadline.
A skeleton indicating the type of data that will be available by the late-breaking abstract deadline must be submitted online by the regular abstract deadline: Wednesday 7 May 2014, 23:59 CEST (Central European Summer Time, GMT+2).
Final versions must be submitted by Wednesday 20 August 2014, 23:59 CEST (Central European Summer Time, GMT+2).
Abstract submission categories
|ESMO 2014 abstract categories|
|Breast cancer, early stage||Breast cancer, locally advanced|
|Breast cancer, metastatic||CNS tumours|
|Developmental therapeutics||Endocrine tumours|
|Familial cancer||Gastrointestinal tumours, colorectal|
|Gastrointestinal tumours, non-colorectal||Genetic syndromes|
|Genitourinary tumours, prostate||Genitourinary tumours, non-prostate|
|Gynaecological cancers||Haematological malignancies|
|Head and neck cancer||Health economics|
|Immunotherapy of cancer||Melanoma and other skin tumours|
|Neuroendocrine tumours and CUP||New diagnostics|
|NSCLC, early stage||NSCLC, locally advanced|
|NSCLC, metastatic||Palliative care|
|Prevention and screening||Psycho-oncology|
|Thoracic malignancies, other||Translational research|
|Tumour biology and pathology||Miscellaneous|
All accepted abstracts will be published in the Congress Abstract Book (online and USB only), a supplement of Annals of Oncology.
Based on the quality of submitted abstracts, travel grants will be available upon application for oncologists under the age of 40. Where requested, grants will be awarded by the ESMO 2014 Congress Scientific Committee on a competitive basis to the best-scored submitted abstracts.