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Trainee Conference 2022 abstracts

Trainee anaesthetists were invited to submit an abstract for oral or poster presentation at the Trainee Conference 2022. Submission closed on 9 February 2022. All abstracts accepted to the conference will be published in a special online supplement of Anaesthesia.

Dräger Oral Presentation Prize

The authors of the six highest-scoring abstracts in the preliminary review will be invited to present their work in the oral presentation session and will be eligible for the Dräger Oral Presentation Prize. A cash prize will be awarded to the winner.

Dräger Case Presentation Prize
Trainees are asked to submit an abstract of an interesting case that they have been involved in, and which has learning points that may aid other anaesthetists in their management of similar cases. The three best submissions as judged in the preliminary review will be invited to present their work as an oral presentation at the conference and the audience asked to vote for their favourite. A cash prize will be awarded to the winner.

Poster Competition
The remaining successful authors will be invited to display a poster. Entries will be allocated into one of the following categories depending on the grade of the presenting author: 

  • Foundation Year Trainees 
  • Core Trainees 
  • ST3/ST4 
  • ST5+ 

A cash prize and a certificate will be awarded to the winner in each category. The judges also reserve the right to award discretionary certificates.

Medical Students Prize
Medical students are invited to submit an abstract for poster display on a theme related to Anaesthesia/Pain/ITU. A cash prize will be awarded to the winner.

Thomas Boulton Anaesthesia History Prize 2022 
The Association of Anaesthetists (the Association) and the History of Anaesthesia Society will offer a cash prize of £500 to a trainee or medical student member of the Association for an original essay of 4000-6000 words on a topic related to the history of anaesthesia, intensive care or pain management. Find out more information here.

For more information about submission, please view the detailed information and guidance on the abstract submission process and requirements.

If your abstract is accepted to the conference, it is a condition of acceptance that a trainee author or co-author registers and attends the conference.

Closing date for all submissions was 23:59 on Wednesday 9 February 2022