Submit your abstract for ICOGPM

Trainee studying.

Submit your abstract now for ICOGPM

Deadline for abstract submission is 27 September 2019

The fifth Irish Congress of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Perinatal Medicine (ICOGPM) will take place on 28 and 29 November 2019 in the Galway Bay Hotel

We are now accepting abstracts for this important conference.

The deadline to submit your abstract is 27 September 2019.

Guidelines on abstract submission

The theme for this year's ICOGPM is current controversies in obstetrics and gynaecology.

Abstracts submitted will be considered for oral and poster presentation.

The closing date for receipt of abstracts is 27 September 2019 at 4pm.

Your abstract should be structured as follows

  • A descriptive title in CAPITAL LETTERS
  • The initials and surname of the author(s) without titles or degrees
  • The department(s), institution(s) and city(ies)/town(s) must be listed next
  • The abstract should be of the informative type, containing 5(five) paragraphs but without any subtitles or paragraph headings:
  • Background - Briefly describe the context for the work and explain why this study was needed.
  • Purpose of Study - What did you aim to achieve with this study?
  • Study Design and Methods - Describe the key activities that define the work.For example, provide information that answers questions such as: With whom did you work? How did you identify/ select these people? What was your intervention?How did you measure it?
  • Findings of the Study - What did you discover from doing this work?
  • Conclusions and programme implications - What can you conclude about this field? How might this information be used by other organisations?
  • The abstract must not exceed 250 words excluding the title, author(s) name(s), address(es), and any references
  • Then using abbreviations, spell out the full name on first mention. Avoid excessive use of abbreviations


This national conference is a unique opportunity to hear from experts representing a wide range of organisations involved in Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Perinatal Medicine, including

  • The Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists at RCPI
  • The Irish Perinatal Society
  • Continence Foundation Ireland
  • Irish Gynaecological Endoscopy Society
  • Irish Fertility Society
  • Irish Society of Gynaecological Oncology
  • Junior Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society (JOGS)

Online registration will open soon. 

All healthcare professionals with an interest in Obstetrics, Gynaecology or Perinatal Medicine are welcome to attend.

Contact us

Barbara Conneely

Faculty Coordinator

Tel: +353 1 863 9728

Contact Barbara for information about advocacy, business planning, admission to membership/ fellowship, subscription fees, and board of management activities for the Faculty of Paediatrics and the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Shane Walshe

Event Coordinator

Tel: +35318639794

Contact Shane for queries relating to the Institute and Faculty events.