UEMS PRM Board Session 

Part I

Fostering the highest educational standards in physical and rehabilitation medicine: The European PRM Board strategy

Chairpersons:  Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy)


  • Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy): Standards in PRM education: The UEMS - PRM Board core curriculum of knowledge and competencies
  • Rolf Frischknecht (Switzerland): The assessment of theoretical knowledge through an MCQ-based examination


UEMS PRM Board Session

Part II 

Teaching Research methodology in PRM

Chairpersons: Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy), Franco Franchignoni (Italy)


  • Franco Franchignoni (Italy) and Levent Ozcakar (Turkey): Writing a manuscript – Hints and tips for the researcher
  • Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy): Research in PRM – lights and shadows
  • Mauro Zampolini (Italy): Enhancing the quality of PRM research: the reporting guidelines


Ceremony for the assignment of the Board Awards for the Best oral or poster presentation (40 minutes in total): the three winners will present their contributions in 10 minutes each and, at the end, will receive the prizes.