16th International Conference of the Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia, & Wasting Disorders
Join researchers, clinicians, academic experts, investigators and industry leaders to advance research, education and foster collaboration in person and virtually about both basic science and clinical pathways. A unique opportunity to contribute to a fast evolving field, to share your latest research, network with international experts and create lasting impact in the lives of patients worldwide.
63+ Expert Speakers
About the Conference
The International Conference of the Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia, & Wasting Disorders (SCWD) is an annual high-level congress hosted by SCWD, a non-profit scientific organization in partnership with leading research institutes. Our mission is to bring together experts from around the globe to share insights, research, and innovative ideas related to sarcopenia, cachexia and wasting disorders, fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange across various disciplines.
Exploring Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Wasting disorders
Uniting Global Experts: Advancing Research and Collaboration
We are delighted to invite you to the 16th International Conference of the Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia, & Wasting Disorders (SCWD), taking place in Stockholm, Sweden, from June 17-19, 2023. The conference will be chaired by Professors Stefan Anker (Berlin, Germany) and Gianluigi Savarese (Stockholm, Sweden).
IThe SCWD Board is committed to providing an exceptional experience that meets the needs of our global community. The conference aims to:
- Foster in-person connections and collaboration among the cachexia and sarcopenia communities;
- Share the latest advancements in research and treatment;
- Offer accessible virtual options for remote participation through a digital interactive platform;
Gain insights and interact with internationally recognised experts from leading universities and organisations
Embrace this opportunity to redefine the field and create lasting impact in the lives of patients worldwide.
Eugeniavägen 3, Solna, Hälsovägen 13
171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
The 16th international conference will take place in:
on Saturday 17, Sunday 18 and Monday 19 June 2023
Main entrance: Eugeniavägen 3, Solna.
The stop closest to the main entrance on Eugeniavägen 3 is called Karolinska hospital Eugeniavägen. The following bus lines stop here:
- Bus 3 from Södersjukhuset via Slussen, Stadshuset, Fridhemsplan and St Eriksplan.
- Bus 6 from Ropsten, via Östra station, Odenplan and St Eriksplan.
- Bus 77 from Liljeholmen, via Fridhemsplan and St Eriksplan.
Our Valued Sponsors in 2023
Supporting SCWD's Mission to Advance Medical Research
“The beauty of #SCWD22 being hybrid in-person & online is that hopefully I can catch up with the ones I miss later!”
Neysa Vaughan, Med Educator/Cancer Cachexia Researcher
“A superb conference for staying abreast of the latest therapeutic advancements in cachexia and sarcopenia, presented by esteemed experts.”
“An outstanding gathering showcasing cutting-edge research and innovations in the field of cachexia and sarcopenia“