Can I attend the NFDPD if I have not submitted an abstract?
As places are limited, only Foundation Doctors who have submitted an abstract by the given deadline will be eligible to attend the event on the day.
If I have been selected to present my abstract as a poster presentation, do I need to submit my poster to the UKFPO before the event?
Once you have submitted your abstract via the Abstract Submission Form, and by the given deadline, if you have been selected to give your presentation orally, you will need to send the UKFPO your oral presentation by the given deadline (please refer to the high level timeline). If you have been selected to present your abstract as a poster presentation, you only need to bring this with you on the day of the event.
I am submitting an abstract, am I required to submit a patient consent form?
No, applicants are not required to submit a patient consent form. All personal details in the abstract should be anonymised.
Can I submit my original work which has been presented elsewhere at a national conference?
Foundation doctors can submit abstract that have already been presented at other conferences.
I have recently completed F2, am I eligible to submit an abstract?
Abstract applications for NFDPD are only open to current F1 or F2 doctors in recognised Foundation Programmes in the UK or Malta.