Abstract Submission Information

Looking to present papers or posters? Abstract submission opening details will be published here when available.

Key dates for Abstract Submission

Abstract submission opens
March 2021

Deadline for abstract submission
31st May 2021

SSBP 2021 Virtual Conference

Online Abstract Submission is now closed. Please do not attempt to submit an abstract.


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Full guidance for Abstract Submission and Instructions for Authors can be found below.

General Information

Presentations will take the form of a pre-recorded talk or an uploaded poster.

The Programme for SSBP 2021 will include sessions on:

Submissions on other areas of research are also welcomed, as are more general abstracts.

How to submit your abstract

Those wishing to present papers or posters must submit their abstracts to the SSBP via the conference website. Abstract submission will close on 31 May 2021.


All abstracts accepted for oral presentations will appear in the Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. Abstracts must therefore comply with the JIDR Editoral Policy. Owing to the tight publication deadline, late abstracts will not be accepted.


Instructions for Authors