Abstract submission

Abstract submission is now open.


We are accepting oral/poster abstracts and video submissions.

The best abstracts will be selected for oral presentation and free registration for the conference (for trainees).

The best trainee presentation will be awarded the Brendan Devlin prize.

The deadline for submission will be 31st August 2018.


Oral/poster abstracts:

Abstracts must be on one page of A4 as a Microsoft Word document.

No smaller than 12 font.

Authors must be members of the British Hernia Society.


Abstract format:

Title, names, training grade/position of authors and institutions of all authors.






Video submissions:

Video files should be in mp4 or WMV format.

Videos should be no longer than 5 minutes in duration.

The video may be recorded with commentary or narrated during the presentation on the day.


Please submit abstracts/video files to: