Stories & News News ERIC calls for abstracts for Paediatric Continence Care Conference ERIC, The Children’s Bowel and Bladder Charity is calling for abstracts to be submitted for poster presentation at their Paediatric Continence Care Conference in Birmingham on 9 October, 2018. Who can apply? Any health care professional from paediatricians to playworkers who have recently completed research or projects relating to paediatric continence issues are welcome to apply. Childhood continence problems remain a poorly researched public health issue. This is an opportunity to share your findings with a large, multi-disciplinary group who share a commitment to improving the well-being of children living with these distressing problems. Get information and submission guidelines How do I apply? ERIC have made the application process as simple as possible by providing a step by step guide to abstracts/poster presentations, tips on what makes a good poster and examples. Download ERIC's step by step Guide to Abstracts / poster presentations. Download an example poster presentation. The closing date for the submission of abstracts is 10 August 2018 and all authors will be notified of the outcome by email during September. Abstracts will be checked by the ERIC Professional Advisory Committee and those approved will be invited to create a poster presentation for display at the conference. Authors of the three best posters will have the opportunity to give an oral presentation in the closing session of the conference, followed by an award for the winning entry. Further information and support If you require support with your abstract and/or poster please email [email protected] or call Jackie on 0117 301 2102. ERIC’s bi-annual Paediatric Continence Care Conference is aimed at continence advisors, continence nurses, school nurses, GPs and paediatricians. The early bird discount ends on August 30th.