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RISING STAR - ICS GOLD MEDAL

Submitting an abstract

The Intensive Care Society wishes to promote and encourage the presentation of the best critical care science in the UK. The Rising Star – ICS Gold Medal is awarded annually to a young investigator (nurse, AHP or doctor) who has shown excellence in science relevant to intensive care.

A maximum of five abstracts will be shortlisted for the Gold medal oral presentation. The best presentation will receive a 1st prize certificate, a free delegate pass for SOA22 or SOA23 and be invited as a member to the Society’s Research Committee for 1 year.

Eligibility
The researcher is usually someone who has completed a substantial body of work (e.g. MD/PhD) and should not be in a Consultant / Senior Lecturer post or equivalent (although where the body of work was completed prior to recent appointment they will be considered).

Presentation format for selected abstracts
Live Oral presentation at SOA21
15 minutes (13 mins presentation & 2 mins Q&As)

Prize Winner
The winner of the Rising Star - ICS Gold Medal will be announced at the Closing Plenary session on 8 December 2021. The awardee will receive a 1st prize certificate, a free delegate pass for SOA22 or SOA23 and be invited as a member to the ICS Research committee for 1 year

Key Deadlines
22 August 2021Abstract submission deadline
24 September 2021Early Bird Registration deadline
w/c 11 October 2021Submitting authors notified of the outcome of the submission
29 October 2021Successful submitters to confirm acceptance of their place
5 November 2021All presenters must register for the congress

Past Winners

2019

Abi Beane

2018

Tom Hellyer

2017

Tom Craven

2016

Rashan Haniffa

2015

Simon Biddle

2014

Nish Arulkumaran

2013

Kenneth Baillie

2012

Nazir Lone

2011

Brijesh Patel

2010

Andy Conway Morris

2009

Thelma Craig

2008

Alex Dyson

2007

Lucinda Barrett

2006

Philip Hopkins

2005

Gavin Perkins

2004

Meredith Allen