EPUAP and Sage Products: Partners in Prevention!

EPUAP and Sage Products invite you to submit an abstract on Quality Improvement Project on the Prevention of Skin Breakdown. The EPUAP Scientific Committee will select a maximum of 5 papers to be presented during the EPUAP 2015 Annual Meeting. The presenting authors will receive 500 EUR in the form of a travel grant.

In order to be eligible for the travel scholarship, the recipient must submit an abstract about a quality improvement initiative with a focus on pressure ulcer prevention.

The deadline for submitting the abstract is 22 July 2015.

Please use the official abstract template.

The abstract should be submitted via email to office@epuap.org.

All abstract will be reviewed by the EPUAP Scientific Committee.

Information about the review results will be sent out by 30 July 2015.

During EPUAP 2015 Annual Meeting, the award recipients will participate in the following:

  • Award Focus Group, where two members of the EPUAP Scientific Board will discuss with the award winners about “how to turn your poster into a manuscript”. The winners will provide a short presentation of their Quality Improvement project. The focus group will be part of the main programme and it will take place on the 1st day of the conference.
  • Certificate ceremony during the Poster Session The certificate will be handed over by the Chair of the EPUAP Scientific Committee. The ceremony will take place on the second day of the conference, 17 September 2015.
  • Photo opportunity at the Sage booth in the Exhibit Hall (after the certificate ceremony)

Should you need any further information, please contact the EPUAP Business Office via email at office@epuap.org or phone +420 251 019 379.