Call for abstracts


The scientific committee of the European Pediatric Psychology Congress (EPPC) welcomes submissions for poster and short oral presentation abstracts submissions previously accepted for SPPAC 2020 in Dallas to be automatically accepted and presented at EPPC.

Poster and Oral Presentation:

Call for Late Breaking poster presentations

The scientific committee of the European Paediatric Psychology Conference (EPPC) welcomes submissions of late breaking poster abstracts. The conference is organized by the European Paediatric Psychology Network (EPPN). It will be an exciting interdisciplinary and international event focusing on the cutting-edge developments in clinical applications and research in the area of pediatric psychology.

The theme of the conference is building the future of pediatric psychology through science and collaborations. With this theme in mind, we are seeking submissions with cross-cutting topics in the field of pediatric psychology. EPPC will include Keynote lectures from field leaders Christopher Eccleston, Sari Ahlqvist-Björkroth and Andrea Evers as well as ample opportunities for researchers and clinicians to present their cutting-edge work.

All proposals must be submitted online via the Call for Late Breaking posters link:

Late Breaking poster abstracts must be submitted by April 8, 2020 and include the following information:

  1. Proposed title
  2. Name of proposed presenter, including:
    1. Professional information (individual title & degree, institution name)
    2. Contact information (telephone number, email address)
    3. Declaration of any conflicts of interest.
    4. Structured abstract of no more than 350 words, adhering to the following format:
      1. Title
      2. Authors and Affiliations
      3. Introduction
      4. Methods
      5. Results
      6. Discussion
      7. Conlution


December 2020: Call Disseminated
February 22, 2020: Deadline for call for symposia proposals and oral presentations, and poster abstracts
April 8, 2020: Notification of Acceptance of symposia proposals, oral presentations, and poster abstracts
May 1, 2020: Deadline for late breaking poster abstracts
May 15, 2020: Notification of Acceptance of late breaking posters
June 1, 2020: Regular rates for registration ends

Scientific committee

Laura Simons – Co-Chair (Stanford University)
Line Caes – Co-Chair (University of Stirling)
Liesbet Goubert (Ghent University)
Katja Boersma (Örebro University)
Michelle Ernst (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center)
Jacqui Moore (PPN-UK)
Karolinj Dulfer (Rotterdam University Medical Center; PPN-NL)
Sasja Schepers (Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology; PPN-NL)
Caroline Heary (Natioanl University of Ireland-Galway; SIGPeP)
CE-credit Chair: Jennifer Hansen-Moore (Nationwide Children’s Hospital)

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