Call for Abstracts
Today we are launching a call for abstracts for the 1st European Life After Stroke Forum which will be held on Friday 10 March 2023 in Barcelona, Spain.
Our forum programme covers a range of topical issues in life after stroke. The programme will comprise keynote lectures by eminent invited speakers supplemented by contributed talks and a poster session. Our initial programme can be found, here.
We are now seeking abstracts for the Life After Stroke Forum, which may give those interested an opportunity to present either a ten-minute oral presentation or a poster presentation.
We are calling on for applications in two areas:
Scientific applications: this may be for completed or ongoing trials and studies in the broad area of life after stroke.
Grab and Steal: this is to share experiences of service developments in life after stroke where these original ideas and innovative practices could be used by others.
Abstract submission will open on Thursday 10 November 2022 and close on Tuesday 10 January 2023.
Abstracts will be reviewed and all submissions will receive their notification letter by Friday 10 February 2023.
“Life after stroke is a neglected area of the stoke care pathway. It is a particularly important issue for stroke survivors and their carers.
To address this issue, SAFE is organising a first of its kind event in Europe – a one day Life After Stroke Forum.
This will create an opportunity for those who have an interest in this area, whether from a research, policy, advocacy, or support oriented perspective, to come together to share and network.
As chair of the European Life After Stroke Forum scientific committee I am delighted that SAFE is launching its call for abstracts today. I am looking forward to receiving excellent applications, whether scientifically, or service development focused, from all over Europe”.
Professor Avril Drummond