We are pleased to announce that you can now apply for the 14th ISPAD Science School for Healthcare Professionals, which will take place three days before the ISPAD’s 43rd Annual Conference in Innsbruck, Austria.
The three day Science School is a foundation course in research methodology designed for allied healthcare professionals (dietitians, nurses, psychologists, and social workers) who have or wish to develop a research interest in diabetes in children and adolescents.
Dates: October 15 - 17, 2017
Location: Innsbruck, Austria
Closing date for applications: April 17, 2017 (CET)
If you have a dietitian, nurse, psychologist or social worker in your team who is interested in diabetes research or who would want to implement their own science ideas, then they should look to attend the ISPAD Science School for Healthcare Professionals. During the workshop, running over 3 days, we will discuss and improve their scientific background, knowledge in research methodology, data analysis and abstract writing together with 15 students and science experienced faculties from all around the world.
Student places will be limited to 15 and one applicant per hospital/centre. Applications will be assessed by the Science School Lead Conveners. Accommodation, meals and educational materials will be provided to the delegates during the Science School. Economy travel to attend the Science School will also be arranged by ISPAD.
Please see here for the more details including a link to the application form:
1st Announcement for the SSHP in Innsbruck, Austria