Call for Abstracts

Submit Your Best Science for ISHLT2024!

Goran Dellgren
Goran Dellgren, MD, PhD
2024 Scientific Program Chair
On behalf of Jason Christie, MD, President of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, the ISHLT Board of Directors, and the ISHLT2024 Scientific Program Committee, I invite you to submit your research to be shared with peers at the Society’s 44th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions to be held 10 - 13 April, 2024 in Prague, Czech Republic.

The ISHLT welcomes submissions from all specialists engaged in treating advanced heart and lung disease, particularly those working on novel therapies. ISHLT2024 will feature some of the most ground-breaking investigative studies, to enhance our knowledge and improve the care of our patients.   Read More →


The deadline for abstract submission is 17 October, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. EDT


Submission Areas

There are THREE areas in which to submit an abstract:



Each abstract may be submitted in only ONE of these areas. Submission of the same abstract into different areas is not permitted. Submission of one study as several different abstracts is not permitted. If the abstracts in question are not distinct enough to be considered separate studies, or if the same abstract is submitted into multiple categories, all versions may be rejected.

If you are ready to submit an abstract, click the login button below. Once logged in, you will be required to submit your Conflict of Interest Disclosure (if you haven’t already done so) before beginning your abstract submission.
Please review the ISHLT Abstract Submission Policies prior to submitting your abstract.
Visit our Abstract FAQ for answers to common submission questions


All accepted abstracts will be published exactly as submitted in the April 2024 Abstract Supplement of The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation.


Presenting authors of submitted abstracts will receive a status notification of acceptance or rejection by 15 December, 2023. It is the responsibility of the Presenting Author to notify all co-authors regarding status of acceptance or rejection.

On 29 December, presenting authors of all accepted abstracts will receive a presentation invitation including presentation date, session assignment, and presentation format.