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World Dysphagia Summit

The World Dysphagia Summit will be held on Friday 22 and Saturday 23 September 2017, coinciding on 22 September with the 7th ESSD Congress. Thirteen topics of global concern regarding dysphagia will be presented by committees made up of representatives from all major dysphagia societies around the world. 

World Dysphagia Summit - 7th ESSD Congress and WDS

7th ESSD Congress

The 7th ESSD Congress, Swallowing and Ageing, will be held at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya from Thursday 21 to Friday 22 September, coinciding on Friday 22 with the World Dysphagia Summit. The theme of the congress is dysphagia in older persons but abstracts will be accepted and presented for all areas of dysphagia as they are every year.

7th ESSD Congress - 7th ESSD Congress and WDS

Precongress Course

The Precongress Course in Dysphagia on Progressive Neurological Diseases will be held at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Wednesday 20 September. Deleegates can register in the precongress course as a stand-alone event or as part of the 7th ESSD Congress and World Dysphagia Summit. The welcome reception of the Congress and Summit will be held at the same venue following the precongress course. 

Precongress Course - 7th ESSD Congress and WDS

Workshop

The two-day Workshop, Management of Dysphagia in a General Hospital, will be held at the Hospital de Mataró, on Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 September. Delegates can register in the workshop as a stand-alone event or as part of the 7th ESSD Congress and World Dysphagia Summit. Places are limited and will be given in strict order of registration. 

Workshop - 7th ESSD Congress and WDS