CORRELATION OF SCIENCE WITH
THE ART OF SURGICAL PRACTICE

Awards


The Walter Brendel Awardee (WBA) will be elected from the six presenters of the prestigious Walter Brendel Award session. The WBA has the honour to represent the Society at two international meetings of the Sister Societies of the ESSR (either UK, South-Africa, United States). The travel expenses are covered by the ESSR (up to € 2000) while the accommodation is provided by our sister society. The WBA will be announced and honoured during our Gala Dinner.


The Young Investigator Awardee is elected from six presenters of the prestigious Young Investigator Award session with an age limit of 35 years. The prize consists of € 500. The Young Researcher Awardee will be announced and honoured during our Gala Dinner.


The Best Clinical Research Award will go to the best presenter of highest scoring clinical research papers during our Best Clinical Research Award session. The Awardee has the honour to present the ESSR at one international meeting of the Sister Societies (either UK, South-Africa, United States). The travel expenses are covered by the ESSR (up to € 1500) while the accommodation is provided by our sister society. The Best Clinical Research Awardee will be announced and honoured during our Gala Dinner.


B.Braun Melsungen AG sponsors the B.Braun Scientific award for an outstanding scientific work characterized by clinical relevance and/or applicability in daily clinical routine. The prize is € 1000. The selection of the awardee is based on the decision of our award committee and a representative of the company. The Awardee will be announced and honoured during our Gala Dinner.


The two best poster presentations will be selected for Poster awards (2 X € 250).
The Poster Awardees will be announced and honoured during our Gala Dinner. 



Procedures to follow as an Awardee


If you have obtained one of our prestigious awards, we would like to congratulate you again and ask you to please follow the following steps to receive your award:


For the Young Investigator, B. Braun Session, and Poster Awardees:

Please collect and fill in a complete expense report (request it here) together with the scan of your Award Certificate and ESSR membership Certificate and send it to our Treasurer (see the contact page). Our treasurer will organise the bank transfer within ten business days. As it might be a bank transfer outside the European Union, please contact the Treasurer if you have not received the award money within this period of time.


For the Walter Brendel and Best Clinical Research Awardees:

Please contact the Secretary General (see the contact page) to assist you concerning the Congresses of our Sister Societies. Submit your abstract, register for the Congress, plan your travel, and book your flights. The accommodation is covered and arranged by the representative of our sister society. Please request the contact details of the representative of the Sister Society with our Secretary General.

We would kindly request you to pay all your travel costs in advance. Hereafter, fill out an expense report (click here). Please send the expense report accompanied with all invoices, a scan of your Award Certificate as well as ESSR membership Certificate to the Treasurer (see the contact page). Our treasurer will organise the bank transfer within ten business days. As it might be a bank transfer outside the European Union, please contact the Treasurer if you have not received the award money within this period of time.



Latest news

Late breaking abstracts submission now open for #ESSR2017! The European Society for Surgical Research cares about novel insights and allows for late breaking abstract submissions. Do you have the newest findings and missed our submission deadline? We will create a place for you in our congress to present and discuss your work. You can submit your abstract at www.essr2017.eu See you in Amsterdam!