Call for abstracts

The Scientific Committee cordially invites all PhD students and medical specialists in training within the field of pain to submit their abstracts.

This colloquium will provide a forum for young researchers to share ideas, network, present research findings, and discuss professional issues relevant to the field of pain science. You will be given a unique opportunity to reflect on the research methods used and to discuss its specific value and opportunities for the field of pain research. 

Who can submit an abstract?

PhD students and medical specialists in training worldwide from any pain discipline.

Junior PhD students in the early stage of preparing their first study as well as more experienced students in the final year of their PhD. If you do not have any results yet, we welcome you to present your ideas and research design with your peers. In fact, that might be a unique chance to receive valuable input on your study design!  

Number of abstracts? 

Each submitter is allowed to send a maximum of two abstracts.

Selection Procedure 

The scientific committee will review all abstracts and make a selection. Senders will be notified in December 2018.


If you have questions about the abstract submission, please contact:

  • Iris Coppieters (Mail)

Important dates

July 15th, 2018 – Start calls for abstract

November 15th, 2018 – Deadline for abstract submission

End of December 2018 – Notification of abstract submission

Participants with accepted abstract (poster, oral presentation) should mandatory register within March 15th, 2019.

Last modified: Monday, 22 October 2018, 5:28 PM