The Organizing Committee of the European Neurofibromatosis Meeting 2020 is pleased to announce its call for submission of abstracts to be considered for presentation at its meeting in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, from 10-13 September 2020. This year’s program features keynote and plenary lectures on NF1, NF2 and Schwannomatosis alternated with parallelsessions for in depth knowledge. Topics include plexiform neurofibromas, cutaneous neurofibromas, cognition and behavior, genetics, quality of life, as well as animal and cellular models and fundamental research.
We encourage submission of abstracts describing new research particularly on these topics. Abstracts should be written in understandable English and will be evaluated on the basis of scientific merit by the Scientific Committee of NF2020. Abstracts should report original data that has not yet been published in international papers. Submission should cover primarily methods and results, although contributions with a theoretical or methodological emphasis are welcome. New this year will be the three poster awards for PhD students, one evaluated best on scientific merit and two evaluated by the NFPU patient organization (Public awards for NF1/Legius syndrome and NF2/Schwannomatosis ) based on criteria focused on clinical impact of the study, patient involvement and improvement of quality of life.
Deadline for abstract submission:
Deadline for submission of abstracts for symposia and posters: 10 June 2020
Abstract submission link:
The link for the submission of abstracts will be online in January 2020.