ISBD’s annual meeting is the premier venue for clinicians, scientists, advocates, patients and caregivers to meet, present, and learn about new advances in the diagnosis and treatment of mood disorders. The conference offers an unparalleled platform for the top minds studying bipolar disorders to exchange ideas for the future. 

Previous Conferences

2004: Sydney, Australia
2005: Pittsburgh, PA
2006: Edinburgh, Scotland
2007: Pittsburgh, PA
2008: Delhi & Agra, India
2009: Pittsburgh, PA
2010: Sao Paulo, Brazil
2011: Pittsburgh, PA
2012: Istanbul, Turkey
2013: Miami Beach, FL
2014: Seoul, South Korea
2015: Toronto, Canada
2016: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Important Dates

NOW OPEN – Samuel Gershon Award Application 
September 5, 2016 – Call for Poster and Oral Communication Abstracts opens
October 7, 2016 – Symposia and Workshop proposals deadline
October 17, 2016 – Early Online Registration opens
October 20, 2016 – Samuel Gershon Award submission deadline
December 14, 2016 – Abstract Submission deadline
February 21, 2017 – Early Registration deadline 

Stay up-to-date on the upcoming deadlines for the 2017 ISBD Conference in Washington, D.C.