Join us in Berlin on 10-11 December 2016

You are invited to updates on Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle Wasting

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Following the success of the 8th Cachexia conference held in paris, we invite you to attend the SCWD Updates 2016 conference on 10-11 December 2016 in Berlin

Welcome to SCWD

SCWD, an acronym for the “Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia
and Wasting Disorders”



The SCWD is a non-profit organization.
Our mission is to:

  • Increase public awareness of Cachexia, Sarcopenia
    and muscle wasting
  • Educate healthcare professionals
  • Promote research and new treatments



SCWD projects include:

  • International conferences
  • Consensus workshops
  • The Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle.
    Website of the journal:

Contact SCWD

SCWD welcomes feedback from the scientific community on this
all important subject. Please feel free to contact us.

Society SCWD administrative affairs:
Monika Diek – Managing Assistant
Dept. of Cardiology Charité – Campus Virchow-Klinikum
Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353
Berlin, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)30 450-55 34 07
Fax: +49 (0)30 450-55 39 51

For conference bookings, information and industry contacts:
Yann Colardelle / William Melhuish / Helene Baron
Postal address:
SCWD C/O MedEd Global Solutions
27, rue Raffet, 75016
Paris, France
Tel: +33 1 42 53 03 03

9th annual conference program

The 2016 event provisional program will be displayed soon. Till then view the program of the past December 2015 conference on Cachexia, Sarcopenia and
Muscle Wasting.
View conference programme

Conference registration and payment

Registration and booking for the 9th Cachexia Conference is now active. We look forward to seeing you in Berlin.
Register for the upcoming conference

Submit an abstract to the SCWD conference committee

Online abstract submission is now open. Please submit before July 30, 2016.
Submit your abstract

Become a member of SCWD

Apply for membership to Society on Sarcapenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders.
Apply for SCWD membership