Awards at HERNIA2021



HERNIA2021 Best Abstract Award

The HERNIA2021 Organising Committee encourages clinicians and scientists to submit abstracts for the upcoming Hernia2021 conference. 

The Best Abstract Award is designed as a recognition of the scientific contributions to the conference. Your abstract(s) will automatically be considered for this award after successful submission.

Your abstract will be evaluated for the award by the HERNIA2021 Scientific Committee and three winners will be selected.

Conditions to be eligible for the Best Abstract Award

  1. Submit your abstract for the HERNIA2021 conference (
  2. The abstract must comply with the general submission conditions of HERNIA2021
  3. Your abstract must be submitted for oral presentation
  4. Your abstract must be accepted for presentation at the conference

The three winners will be invited to present their paper during the Opening Session, Wednesday October 13. 

Award winners will be informed by email before July 2021.

The British Journal of Surgery Society & The European Hernia Society Prize Session at HERNIA2021

As an abstract submitter at Hernia2021 you will get the chance to win the prestigious BJSS-EHS Prize which in 2021 comes with an additional monetary prize of € 3,500 to the winner and € 1,500 for the runner up. 

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