No Pain For Children 2014 Award
For Excellence In Paediatric Palliative Care

The aim of the 2014 edition of this award, presented by the No Pain for Children Association and organized in conjunction with the 2nd Congress on Paediatric Palliative Care – A Global Gathering, was to encourage and support the work of young investigators in the field of paediatric palliative care. The winning abstracts, selected by the Members of the Congress’s International Scientific/Advisory Board and a delegation from the No Pain for Children Association, were awarded to the best abstracts submitted to the Congress by Presenting Authors under the age of 35 years.

The Awards were presented during the Opening Ceremony on the 19th of November 2014 and the winning abstracts were presented during the parallel working sessions of the Congress.

1° Prize:
Malin Lövgren “Bereaved Siblings’ Advice to Health Care Professionals Working with Children with Cancer and their Siblings”

2° Prize:
Katy Morton “Transferring Critically Ill Babies and Children Home to Die from Intensive Care Units: A National Survey Exploring the Experiences and Views of Health Care Professionals”

3° Prizes:
Jessica Turnbull “Implementing PICU Screening Criteria for Unmet Pediatric Palliative Care Needs: A Novel Application of the IPAL-ICU Project”
Anu Savio Thelly “Effectiveness of Aromatherapy in Reducing Chronic Pain among Children who Receive Palliative Care”
Barbara Schiavon “The Burden of Home Care: Parent´s Care in Children with Complex Physical Healthcare Needs Eligible for Paediatric Palliative Care”

Contact Info

Congress Secretariat and Organizers Fondazione Maruzza Lefebvre D'Ovidio Onlus
Via del Nuoto, 11
00135 - Rome Italy
Tel: (+39) 06 3290609
Fax: (+39) 06 36292743

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