​The deadline to submit abstracts is June 21, 2020 at 24:00 CET.

Notification of Acceptance

​All abstracts will be reviewed by the peer reviewers in June 2020.

  • Authors will be notified on acceptance by email by the end of June 2020.

  • The corresponding/submitting author will receive all correspondence concerning the abstract and is responsible for informing the other authors of the status of the abstract.

  • Accepted abstracts will be presented as posters.

  • Some selected abstracts will be presented orally in workshops.


Presentations of abstracts
The submission of an abstract constitutes a formal commitment by the presenting author to present the abstract (if accepted) orally or as a poster in the session and the time assigned by the EHMSG Program Committee.

Publication of abstracts
Accepted abstracts will be published in the "The Year in Helicobacter" Journal.


Abstract awards
All abstract presenters are automatically entered in the competition of the Abstract Awards. There are two awards for both oral and poster presentations. The winners will be announced on-site.


Submission Topics

  1. Diagnosis of Helicobacter infection

  2. Treatment of Helicobacter infection

  3. Gastric cancer

  4. Helicobacter infection - pathogenesis and host response

  5. Epidemiology

  6. Microbiology and genomics of Helicobacter

  7. Helicobacter and extragastroduodenal disease

  8. Paediatric conditions

  9. Upper GI microbiota in health and disease

  10. Gut microbiota and non-intestinal disease

  11. Microbiota and intestinal disease

  12. Microbiota and cancer

  13. Gut microbiota manipulation

  14. Microbiota detection and analyses

Poster Printing Service

The EHMSG recommends to use the poster printing service of Buchanan McPherson Printers Ltd to enable you to have your poster professionally printed and shipped directly to the congress venue in Glasgow.  


Your poster will be waiting for you onsite – no need to worry about carrying it on the plane.


In case of questions about this service, please send an email to Derek Bellamy Derek@bmcp.co.uk