EPUAP Quality Improvement Projects Awards

Call for papers

DEADLINE: 7 April 2019

Focus: This award aims to recognize and acknowledge innovative quality improvement projects relating to the prevention of skin breakdown.

Prize: The award winners will be presenting their projects at the Joint Annual Meeting of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel and Société Française de l’Escarre in Lyon, France.

The presenting authors will also receive 500 EUR in the form of a travel grant (the travel expenses to be reimbursed after the conference). This travel grant can also be used to reimburse the conference registration fee.


EPUAP launches a specific call for abstracts for this award. 

The call includes a different abstract template than for traditional research projects. Please download the abstract template HERE (the maximum number of words is 450). All abstracts for the Quality Improvement Award must be submitted in English via email to the EPUAP Business Office, office@epuap.org . The abstracts will be reviewed by the EPUAP Scientific Committee and all submitters will be notified by 30 May 2019. All award winners must register for the conference.

QIP abstract template