- How do I register for the virtual congress?

 To register, please CLICK HERE

 

- When is the registration deadline?

Congress registration is open until the last congress day, 23rd September 2020.


- Is registration for the Virtual ESPRM required?

Registration is required for all participants.


- Is there a group registration?

Group registration is possible with benefits for each registered group (for instance): 1 for each 15, 3 for each 30, 8 for each 60, 20 for each 100…


- What does a fully virtual meeting mean?

The entire meeting will take place online. The e-congress will include oral and poster presentations, sponsored symposia, Plenary Lecture,

Invited Lecture, Meet-The-Expert Sessions as well as an exhibition.


- Will the virtual congress take place at the same time as the original congress?

Yes, the virtual congress will be streamed between September 19th - 23rd September, 2020.


- I will not be available from 19th - 23rd September, 2020. Will I still be able to access the virtual congress content?

All sessions will be recorded and made available to access on demand for several months following the conclusion of the meeting.


- What, if I will not be available during a certain sessions?

All sessions and lectures will be available on-demand in the ESPRM Virtual Congress area free-of-charge from 19th - 23rd September,  2020. All sessions will be recorded and made available to access on demand for several months following the conclusion of the meeting.


- What do I need to attend the virtual congress?

To attend the online congress, you need a good internet connection, your computer/laptop and a headset/headphones as well as a valid registration.


- Will all sessions and meetings be organised online?

ESPRM is doing its best to organise them all. However, hands-on courses (workshops), where physical presence is necessary will not be included. If you have already booked such a course, ESPRM will  refund your full registration payment including the course fee.


- Will the sessions be interactive?

All sessions will be recorded in advance. Speakers or ESPRM staff will be available afterwards to answer questions, or forward questions to the speaker.


- Will there be a possibility for Q&A (Questions and Answers)?

If speakers are present during the session, there will be a live Q&A afterwards. If speakers will not be present during session, ESPRM staff will collect all questions and forward them to the speakers.

- I am an exhibitor/sponsor for the meeting. How am I affected?

Thank you for your support. We look forward to working with you. You may directly contact us for further information - CLICK HERE.


- Will there be an exhibition?

There will be a virtual exhibition area.


- How can I receive ESPRM  information usually available at the Booth?

You can chat with our staff in a virtual booth.


- Will Scientific Panel meetings be organised during the virtual congress?

ESPRM  is working on organising an online business meeting for every ESPRM Scientific Panel. Further information and invitations will be provided by the Scientific Department to all Panel members as soon as possible.


- Will it be possible to get CME points at the virtual congress?

Yes, you will be able to get CME points when attending sessions during the congress. As usual, please evaluate the sessions afterwards in order to obtain your CME certificate.


The 22nd European Congress of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ESPRM 2020) and 20th Congress of Serbian Association of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (SAPRM 2020), Belgrade, Serbia, from 19th to 23rd Septemeber 2020 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 39 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.


Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at: www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.


Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.


- Where can I find program information?

Please CLICK HERE


- I am invited to provide a presentation. What are my duties now?

You will receive by the August, 17th an email from our team to confirm the schedule and online presentation requirements.


- I was invited to be a chairperson. What are my duties virtually?

You will receive by the August, 17th an email from our team to confirm the schedule and online presentation requirements.


- My abstract has been accepted. What happens now?

There will be the possibility of uploading and presenting your poster online. Your abstract will be published in the Absract Book, but you must be registered to the virtual congress.


- Do I need to be registered to present my abstract and for the publication of the abstract?

Yes, you have to be registered for the virtual congress.


- Will there be a poster session?

The ePoster sessions will be recorded in advance and will be available together with a pdf of the poster. If the presenter is available, there will be a live Q&A session afterwards. If presenters will not be present during the session, there will be contact button to send questions to the presenters.

The ePresentation sessions will be recorded in advance, and will be available with a brief PowerPoint presentation, followed by a live Q&A session. If presenters will not be present during session, there will be contact button to send questions to the presenters.


- Will there be an abstract book?

Yes, please CLICK HERE.


- I am a sponsor at the ESPRM 2020 congress. Whom do I contact about inquiries?

There will be a virtual exhibition area. If you are an exhibitor, please contact us.

- I have already paid registration fees. Will I be reimbursed?

Since there is no cancelation of the Congress and it is just delayed to September unfortunately, we cannot provide you with refund, according to cancellation policy (Before January 31st, 2020 - 50%, From February 1st, 2020 - No Refund)

Your paid registration is valid for new dates in September.


- I already cancelled my registration and paid a 25% cancellation fee. Will this be refunded as well?

Since there is no cancelation of the Congress and it is just delayed to September unfortunately, we cannot provide you with refund, according to cancellation policy (Before January 31st, 2020 - 50%, From February 1st, 2020 - No Refund)

Your paid registration is valid for new dates in September.


- I have registered and paid for an educational session. Will I be refunded?

Since there is no cancelation of the Congress and it is just delayed to September unfortunately, we cannot provide you with refund, according to cancellation policy (Before January 31st, 2020 - 50%, From February 1st, 2020 - No Refund)

Your paid educational session is valid for new dates in September.


- I already registered for the Belgrade congress. Am I automatically registered for the Virtual Congress?

All paid registrations for live event are now valid for the virtual event.

In the coming period you will be informed how to approach the event.


- I have paid the registration fee but I am not able to attend the Virtual Congress. Will I refunded?

Since there is no cancelation of the Congress and it is just delayed to September unfortunately, we cannot provide you with refund, according to cancellation policy (Before January 31st, 2020 - 50%, From February 1st, 2020 - No Refund)

If you are unable to come, please send the name of another person who would come instead of you. Please note that all the sessions are going to be available online three months on the platform after the Congress.

 

- I have already booked my accommodation in Belgrade and want to cancel my travels. Who can I contact?

Please contact directly the hotel in which you made the reservation. Use the same email from which they confirmed your reservation.

We will be happy to help you if you have any problems. You can write to us at saprm@miross.rs.