21ST EUROPEAN CONGRESS OF PHYSICAL & REHABILITATION MEDICINE
Radison Blu Hotel LietuvaVILNIUS, LITHUANIA Visit the Venue to read more
Dear colleagues, dear friends,
As President of the 21st European Congress of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, and as President of the European Society of PRM (ESPRM), it is our privilege and honor to invite you to join us in Vilnius, Lithuania.
This important scientific event is organized by the ESPRM and the Lithuanian Society of PRM (LPMFR) in cooperation with the UEMS-PRM Section and Board and the European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine.
The meeting will take place from 1 to 6 May 2018 at Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva, and it will be the second European Congress organized in accordance with the new rules and regulations of ESPRM.
We are working hard to organize an outstanding scientific and educational congress to facilitate the spread and exchange of knowledge, skills and attitudes, between experts, researchers, clinicians and trainees, and aiming to continue developing the ESPRM and PRM in Europe.
We will do our best for having the active participation of the most prestigious European and International professionals with clinical expertise and scientific recognition.
The Committees of the ESPRM will have a very active role in the scientific program in close collaboration with the UEMS-PRM Section and Board, the European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine. The International Society of PRM (ISPRM) and other international PRM Organizations, including the Baltic – Nordic Forum of PRM, the Mediterranean Forum of PRM, the National Societies from Europe, will also be involved. We are very happy that we can count on the experience of the colleagues that organized the previous European Congresses.
The Associations of allied professionals and NGOs working on behalf of people with disabilities, will participate in this congress to help analyze models of comprehensive rehabilitation.
The social program will be carefully planned. You will feel warmly received in Vilnius, Lithuania.
We look forward to meeting you in Vilnius, 2018.
From April 2, 2018 and onwards, registrations will be accepted only at the Congress secretariat operating in the Congress Venue
All correspondence will be delivered via email, therefore is mandatory that you provide a valid email address when you register.
A letter confirming your registration will be sent to you within three (3) working days after having received both the Registration Form and the payment. Should you not receive this letter in due time, please contact the Congress organizers (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Group registrations not allowed
Accompanying persons not allowed
We don’t accept Online Abstracts
Radison Blu Hotel Lietuva
Konstitucijos pr. 20, Vilnius 08105, Lithuania
The Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva, in Vilnius, stands an impressive 22 stories high, on the banks of the River Neris. The hotel offers parking and you’re close to an array of transport options, including bus and train station, while the airport is just 9 kilometers away.
The Radisson Blu Lietuva is only a 10-minute walk from Vilnius’ intriguing Old Town, a fine display of Lithuanian architecture and tradition. A total of 1,487 buildings comprise this UNESCO World Heritage site that exemplifies the Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque and Neoclassical movements. The business and commercial sections of the city make up the New City Center, with its modern architecture and style. For a unique way to the see the city, try a hot air balloon ride that gives you a bird’s-eye view of the juxtaposition of the old and the new city sights.
Getting to Radisson Blu hotel Lietuva in Vilnius
Vilnius International Airport (VNO) is located 9 kilometers south of the city. From the airport, you can easily reach the railway stop via the pedestrian walkway from the airport terminal. In only 8 minutes, the train takes you from the airport to the train station in downtown Vilnius. Once you arrive at the train station, grab a taxi or jump on a bus that brings you north to Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva on Konstitucijos pr. 20. From the airport, you can also go by bus to the city center.
The trolley buses and ordinary buses offer smooth transport when you wish to explore the city. The Vilnius travel planner helps you to navigate the city’s public transport system easily by providing information on routes and timetables, tickets, zone information and the best way to reach your destination.
We invite you to submit your abstracts for inclusion in the 21st European Congress of PRM.
The ESPRM 2018 offers an opportunity to present your research to an audience with a major influence on PRM.
We would also like to invite our colleagues leading research facilities to participate in the “Labs’session”. They will have the chance to present during 10 minutes their units, research programs, tools and methods and the main results.
The PhD students are also invited to present their research activities, with common terms in three minutes during the “My rehab thesis in 180 seconds” (MRT180) session, provided that:
· They are enrolled in a doctoral program the academic year 2017-2018
· They have obtained their PhD in the academic year 2016-2017
For participating in the above mentioned sessions, during the abstract submission you only need:
To select the topic A.13. “Research in PRM”
To insert before your paper’s title either “Labs’session” or “MRT 180”
Prior to submitting an abstract, please read carefully the following information
Abstract submission deadline 2017-10-15
Abstract text word limit: 300 words (not counting names and affiliation details)
Suggested font: Tahoma, size 10 cpi
Text alignment: Justified
Spacing between the title, the author(s) and the abstract text: Single
Line spacing of the text: Single
Abstract title typed in: UPPER CASE
The family name(s) of the author(s) should be written in lower case preceded by the first name(s) of the author(s) written in full.(e.g., Maria Reynolds)
The presenting author’s name must be written in bold
All authors’ affiliation details [e.g., department, organization, or institution, city or town, state (if applicable) and country] should be written under the names, preceded by the correspondence indices.
The affiliations should NOT be mentioned in the abstract text.
The abstract should be divided in the following sections (the subtitles being typed in lower case and in bold): Introduction – Purpose – Method – Results –Conclusions
The text may include standard abbreviations, tables, diagrams and photographs, as long as they remain within the page margins and the total amount of words does not exceed
the above mentioned limit (300 words).
You are invited to apply for different sponsoring opportunities at the ESPRM 2018 Congress.
Possibilities of promoting your company and your products are offered through sponsoring of different options related to the Congress. We are sure that you will be able to find an item on the list to fit your company’s specific interest and budget.
ESPRM would like to thank all of our industry partners for their continued support at our congresses and we look forward to bring the best of the science together with you in Vilnius.
Papamichali Dimitra , Registration Department , Goldair Congress