Short Papers & SPoDs

Download the Short Papers of Distinction Papers from Belfast in 2016 by clicking on the image below:


At the Congress in Glasgow in 2017, Short Papers of Distinction will be presented on Thursday 4th May 2017. All accepted abstracts, whether for oral presentation or an e-poster, will be published online on the BJS website (citable).

Failure to present an accepted abstract will be taken seriously. If, due to unforeseen circumstances, an abstract has to be withdrawn, please notify Carol Martin immediately at

All authors who have abstracts accepted for the Congress are encouraged to submit a manuscript at for consideration for publication in the BJS.


For all Short Paper queries, please contact Carol Martin at


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