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Congratulation to the EuroPRevent 2011 Awards Winners!

Young Investigators Award - Moderated Poster Prizes

Congratulations to the winners of this year's Young Investigators Award  and moderated poster awards competition!

This year, the Jury members and the Congress Programme Committee are pleased to honor:

Young Investigator Award - Clinical Science:

Chairpersons: E Prescott (Copenhagen, DK), B Rauch (Freiburg Breisgau, DE), S Gielen (Leipzig, DE), DR Labarthe (Atlanta, US), J Myers (Palo Alto, US), D E Grobbee (Utrecht, NL)

Winner: Short and long sleep duration in relation to 10-year cardiovascular disease incidence: The MORGEN Study, M.P. Hoevenaar-Blom (NL)

Young Investigator Award - Basic and Translational Science:

Chairpersons: U Landmesser (Zurich, CH), JPJ Halcox (Cardiff, GB), R Hambrecht (Bremen, DE), L E M Vanhees (Leuven, BE), V Adams (Leipzig, DE), V Conraads (Edegem, BE)

Winner: Exercise NO-independently upregulates AT-2 receptor expression in-vivo, V.T. Dao (DE)

Chairpersons: U Landmesser (Zurich, CH), JPJ Halcox (Cardiff, GB), R Hambrecht (Bremen, DE), L E M Vanhees (Leuven, BE), V Adams (Leipzig, DE), V Conraads (Edegem, BE) , V.T. Dao (DE)

Moderated Poster Awards

The best moderated posters were selected onsite during the Moderated poster sessions. Each presenter have received a certificate in recognition of their outstanding scientific work.

Rehabilitation and Implementation:
Chairperson(s) : J Perk (Kalmar, SE), P Marques-Vidal (Lausanne, CH)
Winner: Rehabilitation of patients with severe heart failure and pulmonary hypertension, A Kolesnikova (RU)

Sports Cardiology:
Chairperson(s) : M Wilhelm (Bern, CH), S Mazic (Belgrade, RS)
Winner: Athlete's heart and ethnicity : comparisons between Japanese, African-Caribbean and Caucasian professional soccer players, F. Carre (FR)

Prevention and Epidemiology:
Chairperson(s) : T Takken (Alphen Aan Den Rijn, NL), D T Zdrenghea (Cluj-Napoca, RO)
Winner: Disturbed adiponectin AMPK system in skeletal muscle of metabolic syndrome patients, A.M. Van Berendoncks (BE)

Basic and Translational Science:
Chairperson(s) : JPJ Halcox (Cardiff, GB), P Leeson (Oxford, GB)
Winner: Leukocyte-endothelial interaction is altered in coronary artery disease and type 2 diabetes: role of kinin signalling, N. Kraenkel (CH)