Important dates

31 MayRegistration opens

01 June: Abstract submission closes 

30 June: Abstract acceptance 

15 July:  Early bird registration closes 

30 September: Standard/Online registration closes

12 October: Workshop on Instrumental assessment for oropharyngeal dysphagia: decision making for  management and rehabilitation strategies

13 October: Precongress Course on Tracheostomy and Nasogastric Tube 

13 October 6pm: Welcome reception

14 -15 October: 6th ESSD Congress, Deglutology: From Science to Clinical Practice

Simultaneous interpreting into Italian

The congress and precongress course will be provided with professional interpreters who will simultaneously translate the lectures into Italian.


The congress will be held in the the Università degli Studi Di Milano (abbreviated UniMi and also known
as the University of Milan). The beautiful central building, Cà Granda, is a former hospital originally built in the 15th Century, and is in the heart of Milan just near the Duomo or Cathedral.

The address is Università degli Studi Di Milano, Cà Granda,  Via Festa del Perdono 7

It is well connected by metro (Duomo station- line 1;  Missori station- line 3).

And buses (54, 60, 73, 84, 94) and trams (12, 14, 15, 16, 23, 24, 27) all stop nearby.