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Abstracts not included in the official International Liver CongressTM 2017 press conferences

Press releases can be issued after 5 April 2017 at 10:00 CET to coincide with the availability of a large number of abstracts on the ILC 2017 website. Only the information contained in the abstract may be released at this time.

Abstracts included in the official International Liver CongressTM 2017 press conferences

Any abstracts selected for official release by EASL (either at the ILC 2017 official Press Conferences or through media alerts) will be made available to media at 07:00 CET on the day the abstract is presented at the Congress and can be reported on from this time. Any earlier reporting will be in violation of the embargo.

Press release approval

Intended press releases must be submitted electronically to the ILC Press Office  for review. Due to the high volume of submissions, please submit your press release as soon as it is finalised and by a deadline of Friday 7 April 2017.

Following a 48-hour review period, the ILC Press Office will notify you if any changes are needed in-line with the guidance outlined below.

For more information, please contact the ILC 2017 Press Office.

Please be aware of the following guidance:

  • Within the first paragraph of your press release please acknowledge that the data are being presented at The International Liver CongressTM 2017.
  • Press releases must directly relate to meeting abstracts and fully adhere to the ILC 2017 embargo policy.
  • EASL’s logos including the ILC 2017 logo and/or graphic representations of EASL may not be used without written permission.
  • The ILC Press Office reserves the right to make judgements and/or decisions about any issues that arise that are not covered in these guidelines.