Presenting authors will be notified of the status of their abstracts via email on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. It is the responsibility of the presenting author to notify any co-authors of the decision. Presenting authors must formally accept their invitations to present at the submission site by 5 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. If an invitation remains unanswered after this date, the abstract may be withdrawn. Declined invitations will result in automatic withdrawal.
Presenting authors of late-breaking abstracts will be notified by email on Friday, March 9, 2018.
Authors invited to give oral presentations will be asked if they grant permission to include their presentations in DDW On Demand, a session capture that allows wider access for professionals in gastroenterology via online playback of DDW 2018 sessions.