|Abstract deadline:||28 February 2019, EWOPA19@hus.fi|
|Registration deadline:||Early bird 30 April 2019, 270€
Late & onsite registration, 320€
The 50th EWOPA Jubilee conference will be held in Helsinki in our brand new Children's Hospital.
The conference's main issues are the psycho-social aspects of children with different stages of chronic kidney disease including those on dialysis and transplanted.
We welcome the multi professional renal team members from all over Europe; nurses, pediatric nephrologists, social workers, teachers, psychologists, psychiatrists, music therapists, dietitians, physiotherapists.
The proposed topics are
On behalf of the organizing committee
Prof. Hannu Jalanko
New Children's Hospital,
Helsinki University Hospital, Finland
EWOPA means European working group on Psychosocial Aspects of Children with Chronic Renal Failure.
See more information from the official home page of EWOPA.
Abstracts are asked to be around 200-300 words long, written to Word document, typed in Times New Roman 11 or 12 font.
In addition to the main text, we ask you to include the Title, names of all authors, institution(s), as well as name and profession for presenting author.
The duration of oral presentation is 10-20 minutes, depending on the number of accepted abstracts. The corresponding author will be informed about the presentation two months before the meeting.
Please email your abstract to address EWOPA19@hus.fi by the deadline of 28th of February 2019.
Standard single room 125€ per night
Standard double room 145€ per night
Prices include breakfast and free WiFi.
The reservation can be made 01.02.2019-09.05.2019.
Reservations should be made at the latest on 09.05.2019!
The Reservation Code is: BHYK230519.
The New Children's Hospital is focused on demanding specialized health care for children. The hospital provides care for patients from all across Finland.
Families can stay together in New Children's Hospital. Parents are allowed to stay with their child around the clock.
Address: Stenbäckinkatu 9, Helsinki. View on map
This is the preliminary program. After the abstract selection the final version of the program will be published here.
|14:00-15:00||Registration and coffee|
Prof Hannu Jalanko, New Children's Hospital
University of Helsinki
|15:15-15:45||EWOPA 50 years Christopher Reid, Evelina London Children's Hospital|
|15:45-16:45||What happens to a child with renal failure Francesco Emma, Bambino Gesu Children's Hospital|
|19:00-20:00||Welcome reception at the Centre of Helsinki, Helsinki City Hall, Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13|
|8:00-08:45||Infants with ESRD - challenge and pitfalls Timo Jahnukainen, New Children's Hospital|
|10:00-10:30||Early interaction of child with chronic disease Eeva Lahti, psychiatric nurse and Hanna Hakomäki, music therapist, New Children's Hospital|
|10:30-11:00||Supporting oral eating skills in children on dialysis Jetta Tuokkola and Annika Rastio|
|11:30-13:00||Lunch – poster viewing – exhibition|
|14:00-14:30||Medical treatment from the view of the ward pharmacist Fa Anna Santamäki|
|16:35-17:00||EWOPA business meeting|
|19:00-||Conference gala dinner at Restaurant Pörssi, Fabianinkatu 14 In additional to 3 course Scandinavian style dinner we will hear live music.|
|9:00-9:40||What do adolescents need during the transition of care? Silja Kosola|
|11:00-11:30||Discussion and closing remarks|
|11:30-13:00||Guided tour at The New Children's Hospital|