Welcome to Preventing Overdiagnosis 2020

PODC 2020 in Oxford, UK will include a number of lively plenary debates about controversial and timely issues, involving high-profile influencers and contributors from across the healthcare landscape.

The Call for abstracts is open.  2020 themes are below, please note this is not an exhaustive list and we encourage submissions on all aspects of overdiagnosis.


• Research and Development

• Clinical Practice

• Communication and Education

• Sustainability and Overconsumption

• Policy

Lisa M Schwartz 2020 Scholarship


We accept abstracts for presentations, posters, seminars and workshops. DEADLINE Thursday April 30th.

Registration Open

Early Bird Registration at £420 will stay open until May 30th 2020 unless sold out beforehand.

Medical & Health Science Student rate and Retired/Patient/Charity Group rate will remain open at a registration rate of £165 until all available places are taken, please note these are limited.