Late breaking abstract submission deadline: 30 September 2018

Please follow the instructions provided when submitting your abstracts.


Please note that in addition to completing the submission form, we will also require a Word document of your abstract to be sent to You will be asked to enter the following:

  • Contact information for the submitting author
  • Title, authors, affiliations
  • 300-word abstract as word document (use a normal, plain font, e.g., 10-point Times Roman)

Accepted abstracts will be displayed as posters in a designated section during the 11th Cachexia Conference. In each section, we will arrange for poster discussions chaired by 2 faculty members.

Instructions for preparation of posters will be sent together with acceptance notifications (end of October 2018) and made available on the congress website closer to the conference date.

The maximum size for posters is: 120 cm (height) x 90 cm (width) portrait.

All abstracts that were submitted within the given time-lines will be published in the Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle (including on the website

We look forward to meeting you at the conference.
The SCWD team