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Young Investigator Awards


Young Investigator Award Session (YIA)

The sessions dedicated to Young Investigators Award are chaired by senior faculty members. Finalists present their research in oral YIA sessions, moderated by two chairpersons and a panel of experts to judge the presentations and determine the winners.

The winners will be offered 500€ prize and a complementary EAPC membership.

All Young Investigator Finalists benefit from free registration for the congress.


  • Your abstract(s) must be submitted under the option “Young Investigator Award”
  • The first author/presenter must be 35 years old or less 
  • Your abstract must be accepted for presentation in the YIA Session at EuroPRevent

Congratulations to our 2018 Winners!

Sports Cardiology

Chris Miles


Sudden death and competitive sport in arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy: a post-mortem study of young athletes


Cardiac Rahabilitation

Martijn Maessen

Martijn_Maessen_2018.jpgImpact of cardiovascular disease diagnosis on all-cause mortality reductions after cardiac rehabilitation


Exercise Basic & Translational Research

Isabel Witvrouwen


Predictors of response to exercise training in patients with coronary artery disease: a subanalysis of the SAINTEX-CAD study


Prevention, Epidemiology & Population Science

Laura Willemsen

Laura_Willemsen.jpg CystatinC and CD14 in plasma extracellular vesicles are associated with both renal dysfunction and heart failure in patients presenting with dyspnoea