EPUAP 2018 Awards

Journal of Tissue Viability & Journal of Clinical Biomechanics Award 

Focus: Biomechanics, Clinical Research


  • The winners will receive an invitation to present at the EPUAP 2018 Annual Meeting.
  • EPUAP will cover registration and conference dinner fee.
  • Manuscripts will be subject for peer-review and publication in the Journal of Tissue Viability or Clinical Biomechanics.



An abstract should be submitted for the EPUAP conference via the online submission system.

Applicants are kindly asked to check the Journal of Tissue Viability and Clinical Biomechanics Award box  during the submission process to be considered for this Award.

The EPUAP Scientific Committee and an expert jury will evaluate the scientific rigor, innovative contribution, and clinical relevance of the research.

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EPUAP & 3M Pressure Ulcer and IAD Innovation Award

Focus: IAD, Pressure Ulcer Prevention

This award will acknowledge and support innovative approaches in the treatment and prevention of pressure ulcer and IAD.


  • The winners will receive free registration for the EPUAP 2019 Annual Meeting.
  • Travel expenses to the EPUAP 2019 Annual Meeting will be covered up to 500 EUR.
  • The award winners will be acknowledged during the 3M symposium during EPUAP 2018 Annual Meeting.



To be eligible for this award you must have an abstract accepted for oral presentation at the EPUAP conference (check the EPUAP & 3M IAD and PU Innovation Awards box during the abstract submission process). 

The EPUAP Scientific Committee will select 2 of the most innovative papers to be announced at the EPUAP 2018 Annual Meeting.

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