Scientific Program

Key Dates

Dates Event/Task
1 - 30 June Symposium Proposal Submissions
1 - 29 July Call for Abstract Reviewers
1 August Abstract Submission Opens
16 - 17 September Program Committee Symposium Planning Meeting
18 October Abstract Submission Site Closes (11:59 p.m. EDT)
26 October - 8 November Abstract Review Period
1 December Preliminary Program Released Online
3 December Program Committee Abstract Selection Meeting
16 December Abstract Status Notifications Sent
30 December Accepted Abstract Presentation Invitations Sent
16 January Final Program Released Online (Abstracts Embargoed)
27 January Abstract Presentation Confirmation/Withdrawal Deadline
1 March Abstract Embargo Lifted

Call for Abstracts

  •   On 1 August, the Abstract Submission Site will open. The link to submit abstracts will be available on the Call for Abstracts website. All abstracts must be submitted by 18 October, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EDT.
  •   In October - November, invited Abstract Reviewers will review, comment on, and score submitted abstracts specific to their core therapy and professional community.
  •   In November - December, the 2023 Program Planning Committee will review, evaluate and select the abstracts for inclusion in the ISHLT2023 Scientific Program.
  •   By 16 December, all Presenting Authors of submitted abstracts will be notified via email on the outcome of their abstract submission.
  •   On 30 December, presenting authors of all accepted abstracts will receive a presentation invitation including presentation date, session assignment, and presentation format.

Call for Symposia Proposals

  •   In Aug-Sep, the 2023 Program Planning Committee will review, evaluate, select, and refine the symposia for inclusion in the ISHLT2023 scientific program.
  •   By 30 September, all submitters will be notified via email on the outcome of their proposal submission.