WHERE IS THE VENUE FOR IFDC 2019?

The congress will take place in Lisbon in the auditorium of INFARMED – National Authority of Medicines and Health Products, I.P.
http://www.infarmed.pt/web/infarmed/institucional/contactos/gerais/centro_reunioes/auditorio

WILL THERE BE A PROGRAMME FOR ACCOMPANYING PERSONS?

No, we don’t have any programme for accompanying persons

WHAT IS THE CURRENCY OF THE CONFERENCE?

EUROS (EUR) is the currency in Portugal, where the event is taking place.

CAN I SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT LAST MINUTE?

Yes, but the abstract has to be submitted to scientific committee and may or may not be included in the book of Abstracts.  Registration fee must be paid in either case.

ARE THERE ROOM HELD IN LOCAL HOTELS FOR CONGRESS DELEGATES?

Yes, we have a number of rooms reserved in hotels across Lisbon. Further information when available can be found on the accommodation page.

WHERE WILL THE SOCIAL PROGRAMME AND GALA DINNER TAKE PLACE?

The social program and gala dinner will take place in the evening of 17th October at “Casa Ermelinda Freitas”. For just 65€ (incl VAT) you can join us. The program includes train ride (with round trip) with passage over the “Tejo” river and “Moscatel” wine tasting along the route; a tour of the “Casa Ermelinda Freitas” museum & winery; welcome cocktail; dinner animated by the sound of live Portuguese Fado. Please register your attendance at the social programme and gala dinner when you register for the Congress.

DO I REQUIRE A VISA TO ATTEND THE CONGRESS?

Please check here if you will require a visa to enter in Portugal. During the registration process, please tell us if you need a visa invitation letter. Please note that invitation letters will only be sent to delegates who have paid the registration fee. Please click here to check if you require a visa for attending the 13th IFDC 2019. For more information on the Portuguese Visa Scheme, please click here.

MAY I SUBMIT MORE THAN ONE ABSTRACT?

Yes, every registered author can submit a maximum of three abstracts.

WHOM SHOULD I CONTACT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS?

If you have questions please contact ifdc2019@insa.min-saude.pt or isabel.castanheira@insa.min-saude.pt