EWMA 2024: Abstract submission

Abstract submission is now closed.

Notification of accept/reject will be sent ultimo February to the submitter of the abstract.

For any enquiries please contact the EWMA secretariat on ks@ewma.org

Important dates

Submission opens: September 2023

Submission deadline: 6 December 2023, 23:59 CET

Abstract notification: Ultimo February 2024

Abstract presentation types

Submit your abstract for:

  1. Oral Presentation: If accepted for oral presentation, you will be offered an 8 minute presentation timeslot in a free paper session.
  2. Electronic Poster Presentation or display: If accepted for e-poster presentation, you will be offered a 3 minute presentation timeslot and have the e-poster on display throughout the conference or choose to have your e-poster on display only. E-posters in the categories "Case Studies" and "Professional Communication" are accepted for display only.


Language: English. All abstracts must be submitted and presented in English.

Word limit: 250 words excl. title, authors and affiliations.

Template: Please use the submission template, which is available here.

Review of abstracts: All abstracts are reviewed by the EWMA Scientific Committee. The Scientific Committee holds the right to offer the author another presentation type or category than the type and category chosen during submission.

Abstracts publication: By submitting an abstract to EWMA 2024 submitters give their consent to the publication of the submitted abstract in the conference material (E.g. App, website, EWMA Journal of Wound Management)

Abstract submission categories 

Submit your abstract in one of these categories:

  • Acute Wounds
  • Antimicrobials
  • Atypical Wounds
  • Basic Science
  • Burns
  • Devices & Intervention
  • Diabetic Foot
  • Dressings
  • Education
  • e-Health
  • Health Economics & Outcome
  • Home Care
  • Infection


  • Leg Ulcer
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Pain
  • Pressure Ulcer
  • Prevention
  • Quality of life
  • Surgical approaches
  • Translational Science
  • Wound Assessment
  • Case Studies (e-Poster on display only, no oral timeslot)
  • Professional Communication (e-Poster on display only, no oral timeslot)

Registration of the presenting author

After acceptance of an oral or e-poster abstract, the presenting author must register for the full 3-day conference.

Deadline for registration: 15 March 2024, 23.59 CET.


Please note that exhibitor registrations are not possible for presenting authors.

Failure to register may cause exclusion of the abstract and presentation at the conference.


Questions regarding abstract submission can be adressed to ewma@ewma.org.