When will abstracts for WORLDSymposium be published or be made available to the public?

WORLDSymposium does not publish the full-text of the abstracts online; the full-text is available only from Elsevier for accepted abstracts submitted to WORLDSymposium prior to October 1, , to be published in the February special “Lysosomes Issue” of Molecular Genetics and Metabolism (MGM). WORLDSymposium has no control over the Elsevier publication release dates. Registered attendees […]

How does WORLDSymposium provide data protection for submitted abstracts and presentations?

Due to ACCME requirements, and the data protection of all presenters, all communications related to platform and/or ePoster presentations are kept strictly between the platform and/or ePoster presenter and the WORLDSymposium CME Programs team. Any presentations submitted to WORLDSymposium for CME review are kept strictly confidential, and are not shared beyond the required CME review […]

Will there be a late-breaking abstract submission process?

Late-breaking submissions are accepted from November 1 – December 1, . Late-breaking abstracts are considered for poster presentation and may be considered for platform presentation for WORLDSymposium . The “Late-Breaking Science” Session will highlight recent advances in lysosomal disease research. Selected abstracts from the Late-Breaking submission cycle will be awarded an oral presentation time in […]

What is the deadline for submitting an abstract?

Abstract submission deadline for consideration of a platform (oral) presentation and inclusion in Molecular Genetics and Metabolism, is October 1, . There are no exceptions. Late-breaking submission window is November 1 – December 1, . This year, late‐breaking abstracts will again be considered for poster presentation or platform presentation during a session titled, “Late-Breaking Science”. […]

Where can I obtain the abstracts if I am not attending WORLDSymposium?

Elsevier publishes the Abstracts, Keyword Index, Author Index, Introduction, and Program as individual articles, and each article is available for purchase from Elsevier. WORLDSymposium provides the abstracts to all attendees as part of their conference materials, all other individuals must purchase the articles directly from Elsevier.