Welcome to the meeting of
the International Consortium for Spinal Genetics, Development, and Disease (ICSGDD), 5-7 Sepember 2019.
The venue is at the Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden.
Map of the location
This year we will also have a half-day pre-meeting workshop at September 5th. The pre-meeting will be aimed at clinical aspects of spinal deformity treatment.
The ICSGDD program, running from noon Sep 5th, until noon Sep 7th, will cover basic and clinical research in the following areas; embryology and basic spinal development, idiopathic scoliosis, congenital scoliosis, skeletal dysplasia and bone metabolic disorders. Invited talks will be given by world renowned researchers and clinicians.
Among the confirmed speakers are Brian Ciruna (Canada) and Jean Dubousset (France).
You can find the preliminary program here.
If you come by air, you can easily access the venue by airport train, airport bus or taxi.
Early bird registration fee through June 1st for the ICSGDD is 1250 SEK (including VAT).
Regular registration fee for the ICSGDD after this date is 2000 SEK. Registration is open through August 15th.
The pre-meeting course registration fee is 1250 SEK (including VAT) and is open through August 15th.
Abstract submission deadline is July 31st, 2019.
We encourage you to submit an abstract to ICSGDD 2019. The abstract should be written in English and contain a maximum of 350 words.
The scientific faculty will decide the presentation form (oral or poster) of the selected abstracts. The submitting author will recieve a confirmation by email. Abstracts will be presented in the ICSGDD 2019 Congress abstract book.
Important: The presenting author must register as a participant.