Call for Abstracts

Submit your abstract here!


The best two abstracts submitted for the Happy Pelvis Price will be awarded with a travel grant for the congress of ESSM - European Society for Sexual Medicine each with a notation of EUR 1.000 (including registration fee and accommodation).


The best abstract will be awarded with the "Ingeborg Hörhager"-poster price with a notation of EUR 1.500, which will be handed over after the oral presentation of selected papers on Saturday, April 22nd. The two runner ups still receive EUR 1.000 / EUR 500. All accepted presenters are kindly asked to prepare an oral presentation (3-5 slides, duration of speech maximum 5 min) in case they will be awarded. The three award- winners will be informed by e-mail.





Abstracts must be submitted via the EFR 2017 Abstract Submission Portal. Submissions by e-mail are not accepted. 


The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the content of the abstract before submission. Authors whose abstracts are accepted for poster presentation will display their scientific posters on Friday and Saturday. They are requested to present their research during the designated poster session.




The presenting author of the abstract must be registered for the congress. 

The abstract title should be compendious (max. 25 words) and have no uppercases for the first letter in each word of the title. 


Name of the author(s): max. 8 authors per abstract. The initial of the first name and the full last name should be given. Authors should omit degrees and titles. Please use upper and lower case. 


Address/Institution: indicate the name of the institution, city, state and country - no postal codes. Please use upper and lower case. If address is not the same for all authors, indicate the authors´ correct affiliations by numbers. 


Text of the abstract: the abstracts must be submitted in English and should include (Background, Methods, Results & Conclusions)


Layout: abstracts should be limited to 1500 characters (approx. 250 words) body text (= without title, authors). No figures, tables and images are accepted within the abstract. Authors should not use any special formatting and should not include footnotes or references, as they will not be printed. Please always use single space between title/author/address block and body of summary. Please avoid boldfacing, italics and underlining within the text.


Abbreviations: Standard abbreviations may be used. Give the term in full when first mentioned, followed by the abbreviation in parenthesis. Drug products should be identified by their non-proprietary names only.