For Presenters

Thank you to all those who submitted an abstract to the 34th International Symposium on ALS/MND. All presenting authors have now been contacted and notified of the Programme Committee’s decision. If you have not received this email, please contact

If you have been allocated an oral, poster or WIP/CP poster presentation please make sure you have registered for the Symposium. Please note if you are presenting at the Symposium you must register to attend in-person. If you have not registered yet please do as soon as possible. 

Withdrawing your abstract

If there has been a change of presenting author, please notify us at, as soon as possible.

If you would like to withdraw your abstract, please email The withdrawal deadline has now passed. Due to publishing deadlines, any abstracts withdrawn after 30 August will still be published in the Symposium supplement and on the MND Association website.

Key Dates

Abstract submission opens 9 May 2023
Abstract submission deadline 7 July 2023 (23:59 UK time)
Notification of abstract decision Late August 2023
Withdrawal deadline 30 August 2023 (23:59 UK time)
Presenter registration deadline 8 September 2023
Poster PDF upload deadline 15 November 2023 (23:59 UK time)
Abstract book published on Taylor & Francis website November 2023
Symposium 6-8 December 2023