CPI2018 Awards

  • Abstract award - Best oral presentation
  • Abstract award - Best abstract presentation
  • Emerge Health Neonatal Research Award
  • Abstract award - Best oral presentation

    We are pleased to announce that this year there will be two awards for best oral presentation.

    The award:

    • AU$100 to the presenting author and
    • AU$1000 to the presenting NICU team (to be used for attending CPI2019).

    Eligibility:

    • Be the presenter and first author of the submitted abstract oral presentation
    • Not have received the award at the previous CPI Conference.

    Selection criteria:

    • Addresses quality improvement cycle
    • Impact of study
    • Originality
    • Presentation.

    Presentations will be judged by a CPI2018 panel during the conference.

    Abstract award - Best poster presentation

    We are pleased to announce that this year there will be two awards for best poster presentation.

    The award:

    • AU$100 to the presenting author.

    Eligibility:

    • Be the presenter and first author of the submitted abstract poster presentation
    • Not have received the award at the previous CPI Conference.

    Selection criteria:

    • Addresses quality improvement cycle
    • Impact of study
    • Originality
    • Presentation.

    Presentations will be judged by a CPI2018 panel during the conference.

    Emerge Health Neonatal Research Award

    This year, for the first time, we will present the “EMERGE HEALTH NEONATAL RESEARCH AWARD (EHNRA)”.

     

    Emerge

    The award:

    • SPIN “Sharing Progress in Neonatology” Congress Registration – European location in May/June 2019.
    • Accommodation for the duration of the conference.
    • AU$2500 towards flights.
    • Winner plaque inscribed with winner's name.

    Eligibility:

    • Neonatologist, fellow or senior clinical NICU nurse who is a CPI2018 delegate from an Australian NICU (as Emerge Health only holds the marketing authorisation for Curosurf in Australia, they must restrict the award to research in an Australian NICU)
    • Must not have attended SPIN with Emerge Heath/Chiesi sponsorship for previous 5 years.
    • Must be available to attend the SPIN2019 conference.

    How to apply:

    • Present the unit’s best research, real world experience case study or clinical practice improvement in respiratory neonatology from the previous 12 months.
    • This is to be presented as a one-page summary.
    • 2.54 cm margins.
    • Arial font, size 12, single spaced.
    • Title should be in CAPITALS at the top of the page followed by the Author.
    • Only one author to be listed and they must be a CPI2018 delegate and attend the conference on Tuesday 11th September to accept the award.
    • Maximum of one small table or figure is allowed within the space of the one page.
    • Submit in PDF format with file name as Surname_EmergeAward_2019.pdf
    • Submitted with email subject line EMERGE HEALTH AWARD to anznn@unsw.edu by COB Friday 31st August 2018, no exceptions.

    Please note:

  • The submissions will be judged by a CPI2018 selection panel.
  • The submissions will be separate and independent of the CPI2018 abstract process.
  • The EHNRA submissions will NOT be presented at CPI2018.
  • The work described in the EHNRA submission can overlap with CPI2018 abstract submissions a delegate may have already made.
  • Contact Professor Kei Lui for further information kei.lui@health.nsw.gov.au