Palliative Care Network conference awards

Categories: Education.

The following awards will be granted at the conference:

Poster Exhibition Awards

Sponsored by the International Association for Hospice & Palliative Care


  • 1st prize: $300 USD
  • 2nd prize: $200 USD
  • 3rd prize: $100 USD

Best Poster: Nursing

Sponsored by the IJPN

Prize: One-year free subscription to the International Journal of Palliative Nursing. 

Best Poster: Africa 

Sponsored by Foundation for Hospices in Sub Saharan Africa

Prize: $300 USD.

The deadline for abstract submission is 15 June 2013, with winners announced in December 2013. All first authors who participate will be issued an e-certificate. Awards will be decided by an independent panel selected from the planning committee.

Poster categories include:

  • case report/series
  • communication
  • education
  • ethics
  • nursing
  • organisations, programmes, initiatives
  • paediatrics
  • physical therapy
  • research (including ongoing studies)
  • social work
  • spiritual care
  • symptom management
  • training.

Winners from 2012 can be viewed online.

More details about the awards and how to submit an abstract can be found on the Palliative Care Network website.

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