Participation in the 5th Heidelberg International Symposium on Diabetic Complications 2019 is free of charge - free registration is required though:

Places are limited, so please make sure you register early.

Registration Deadline: November 4th, 2019

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We are pleased to invite all participants to submit abstracts for a poster and/or short talk presentation.

Abstracts will be selected by the program committee for presentation at the poster session.

Four scientists will also have the opportunity to hold a short talk within the scientific program.

Authors will be notified, if their abstract is selected for a short talk and/or a poster presentation.

For abstract submission and guidelines please contact Mirjam Knoell

Abstract Submission now closed



  • Abstracts are in English

  • Each author can be listed ONLY ONCE as the PRESENTING author

  • The name of the presenting author should be underlined

  • Author’s and co-authors' details

    • Full first and family name(s)
      Sarah Sample 1 / John Test 2

    • Affiliation details: Department, Institution / Hospital, University, City, Country
      1 Department, Research Institute/Hospital, University, City, Country
      2 Department, Research Institute/Hospital, University, City, Country

    • Presenting author’s Email-address

  • Abstract title is limited to 20 words in UPPER CASE

  • Abstract text is limited to 3.000 characters (incl. spaces)

  • Abstracts must include the following sections:

        1. Background and Aims

        2. Materials and Methods

        3. Results

        4. Conclusion.

  • Please avoid special characters in title and text

  • Graphs and images – a maximum of 2 images can be included per abstract

  • Please submit your abstract as Word-File and PDF-File

You can upload your abstract, once you have completed the online registration process.

The abstracts cannot be edited after submission. So please make sure you upload the final version.

If you encounter any problems during the submission process or you do not receive any confirmation, please contact:


Please note: It is mandatory that the presenting author of any abstract accepted for presentation attends the HIDC 2019 to present his / her abstract.

All accepted abstracts will be formatted and published in the conference booklet



Poster should have DIN A01 portrait format: 594 x 841mm / 23.3 x 33.1 Inch



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