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Abstract Submission

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Each paper must not exceed 400 words, NO references will be accepted.
Only JPG files, up to 500KB, for figures, tables and also X Ray, CT scan, NMR, pictures of skin, fingers and so on, can be uploaded.
The abstract will be structured in single headings: Introduction, Material and Methods, Results and Conclusion.



Abstract submission                                  New extension: very final deadline: Wednesday, October 4th 2023 at 10:00 am CEST.
Early bird registration fee                         Monday, January 8, 2024
Tentative totification to Authors              Monday, December 11, 2023


SCTC/WSF Travel Award

Ten Travel Awards are available for qualified students, residents/fellows, and early-career investigators.
Benefits include travel award in the amount of $1,500 and free congress registration.
Eligible applicants are medical/PhD students, residents or medical/research fellows, as well as those within 2 years of their final training.
Applicants fulfilling the above criteria who have submitted top scoring scientific abstracts will be selected for the travel awards. Please note the deadline for abstract submission has been extended up to Wednesday, October 4th, 2023 at 10:00 am CEST.
The Travel Awardees will be recognized at the SSc World Congress.


Encore Abstracts

Encore abstracts are admitted but it is not allowed to submit the very same abstract presented elsewhere. It is important to have at least a new aspect and/or analysis within more data or emphasis on different/additional interpretation.


Information to Authors

The corresponding author is responsible for the abstract.
Please note that only the corresponding author will receive mail concerning the abstract and is responsible for informing all co-authors of the status of the abstract.
The corresponding author can be a first author or not.
When the Scientific Committee will have evaluated all the received papers, the abstracts correspondents will receive all the information and necessary elements by mail.
Accepted abstracts will be published on the “JSRDJournal of Scleroderma and Related Disorders”.
Each abstract will be published as submitted. The organizers do not accept any responsibility for the accuracy of the abstracts.



  1. Pathogenesis, cellular & animal
  2. Antibodies
  3. ILD
  4. Gastrointestinal
  5. Cardiovascular
  6. Musculoskeletal
  7. Precision Medicine
  8. Artificial Intelligence
  9. Recommendations
  10. PAH
  11. Gender
  12. Patient Reported Outcomes
  13. Quality of life
  14. Patient empowerment
  15. Renal
  16. Imaging
  17. Neurological
  18. Transplantation
  19. VEDOSS
  20. Innovative therapies
  21. Randomized Clinical Trials
  22. Standard of care therapies
  23. Basic Immunology
  24. Angiogenesis
  25. B c & T cells
  26. Genetics/Epigenetics
  27. Omics

For information about abstract submission please contact:

AIM Italy – Rome Office
Via Flaminia 1068 – 00189 Rome, Italy
Tel. +39 06 33053.1 – E-mail: