Abstract Submission

Abstract submission is closed.

Themes for this year:

  • Minimising PROs waste – in Research and beyond
  • Pushing the boundaries of patient & public involvement in PROs research
  • Digital capture of PROs
  • Cutting edge methods

Authors will be notified of abstract acceptance during week commencing 16th April. 

All correspondence regarding the abstracts will be sent to the submitting author.  Please note that presenters of abstracts are not automatically registered for the conference.



Due to the generous support from SpringerOpen  we are pleased to announce oral abstracts will be printed in the Journal of Patient-Reported Outcomes, a SpringerOpen journal (subject to approval from Editors-in-Chief of JPRO). 


Presentation Prizes

We are pleased to offer prizes to the best Oral and Poster abstracts:

Best Oral: Early Career research award, to be eligible for this award you must be currently undertaking doctoral research or be within 5 years full time equivalent since completion of PhD

Best Poster: Best PhD poster

Oral or Poster: Best patient and public involvement award for the team which have demonstrated excellence and/or innovation in involving the public.


Oral Presentations
Oral talks are allocated 10 minutes. At the end of each parallel session there is time for discussion. 

We kindly request that all presenters use the Laptop/PC in the lecture theatre, use of personal laptops is discouraged.

Presentations should be loaded during the break before your session.  Please ensure you name your presentation with presenter surname.

Poster Presentations
Posters should be A0 portrait (841x1189mm).  

Posters will be in the Great Hall and can be hung from 08:45, please ensure you remove your poster at the end of the day, any posters left will be disposed of.