The City of Arts and Sciences, Valencia, Spain

15th EUROCAT Symposium on “Current Approaches to Congenital Anomalies”

2nd July 2020, Valencia, Spain

The EUROCAT Symposium is one of the largest educational and scientific events for congenital anomalies in Europe - an ideal opportunity to present research results and network with experts in the field.

The event is organised by EUROCAT in collaboration with the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre and the Foundation for the Promotion of Health and Biomedical Research of Valencia Region (FISABIO).

Abstracts submission

EUROCAT will be accepting abstracts for the 15th European Symposium on Congenital Anomalies from 7th January 2020 until 17th February 2020.

Please submit your completed abstract to using the form below. Detailed instructions for preparing the abstracts can be found here:

Abstracts will be reviewed by the EUROCAT Scientific Steering Committee and authors notified by 20th March 2020.

All abstracts will be published in the Birth Defects Research journal.

The journal offered also to publish up to 6 papers in the same issue. If you wish to submit a full paper for publication in this special issue, please contact



Participation is free of charge and the lunch and the coffee breaks will be offered by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre.

You can register here (registration opens in mid-January)



Registration is required for all participants. Details will be published on the EUROCAT website in February 2020.


A discount code for the accommodation in hotels Sweet Renasa Hotel ( and Olympia Universidades Hotel ( will be available for all registered participants.

Please contact us at before you book for the discount code.