Many awards at EAPS

ESPNIC is happy to announce that as part of the 8th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies (EAPS 2020) ESPNIC is giving more than 13 000 EUR into awards.

ESPNIC-neosim Research Grant award

For the second year in a roll with the support of neosim we are happy to award a young scientist with 5000 EUR grant for a Simulation education-oriented project. This year's winner is Klara Horvath and her team for the project "Success factors in Simulation training: The Effects of Instructor Experience and Scenario Leadership"

ESPNIC neosim Grant intends to provide support for young and talented physicians in their early career in the field of neonatal intensive care with focus on Simulation-Based Continued Education (post-graduate). The research activities undertaken shall be with the active contribution of the applicant. The grant in the amount of EUR 5000 will be given to research which include the following topics: quality of care, outcome, cost, teaching methods, case review, automation.

ESPNIC-Medtronic Research Grant award


A grant of 5000 EUR will be given to Almudena Alonso Ojembarrena for her project "Multiparametric prediction of the risk of Moderate-severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia in neonates born before 30 weeks of gestation" on Saturday at EAPS. The intent of the grant is to provide support to the work of ESPNIC Members in the field of paediatric and neonatal intensive care with focus on "Improvement of care through non-invasive monitoring techniques for oxygenation and ventilation in paediatric and neonatal intensive care settings". 

ESPNIC Young Investigators Award

Five young ESPNIC Members are presenting on Sunday their scientific researches competing for ESPNIC Young Investigators Award that is given every year at the ESPNIC Congresses/. The ESPNIC jury evaluates Scientific content, Structure of the abstract, Presentation and Ability to defend the paper/results during question time from the audience onsite during the Congress. The two awards given are as follows: First prize of EUR 1200 Award, complimentary registration and free travel to the next ESPNIC Annual Meeting (up to 500 EUR), one year complimentary membership and second Prize: EUR 800 Award, one year complimentary membership, complimentary registration to the next ESPNIC Annual Meeting.

The winners will be announced at the Closing Ceremony

ESPNIC Nursing Awards

ESPNIC is awarding every year 4 nursing professionals for their short oral and E-poster presentations. Two awards (PICU/NICU) of 500 EUR and complimentary registration and travel expenses covered up to 500 EUR to the next ESPNIC Annual Meeting, one-year complimentary nursing membership are given for the best short oral presenters. Best two posters receive complimentary registration the next ESPNIC Annual Meeting and one-year complimentary membership.

The winners will be announced at the Closing Ceremony.

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