SPS Awards

To promote research in the field of pain, the SPS awards the following prizes every year:

  1. SPS Poster Prize | Clinical studies
  2. SPS Poster Award | Studies in Basic Science areas
  3. Elective «Pain» | Best Patient Presentation

SPS Head of Department Further Education and Training

Dr. med. André Ljutow, MSc
is, together with the SPS committee, responsible for the awarding of the SPS prizes.

Please contact us if you have any questions: info(a)swisspainsociety.ch

Regulations for the SPS Poster Award
Download as PDF (in German)

Every poster presented at the SPS annual congress automatically qualifies for this award.

2019

The «Clinical Poster Award» at the Annual Congress 2019 in Basel went to Tobias Schneider and his team on the topic «Pain Response to Open Label Placebo in Induced Acute Pain in Healthy Adult Males»

2018

The «Clinical Poster Award» at the 2018 Annual Congress in Biel/Bienne was presented, with the support of Sanofi, to A. Matthey, Y. Daali, J. Desmeules und M. Besson für «Effects of the gabaa agonist n-desmethylclobazam on central sensitization in healthy volunteers: preliminary results»

Each semester, a group of students from the University of Zurich participating in the elective Pain receives a SPS award for the best tutorial presentation

 

2020

The picture shows the winning group from 2020 with our SPS member:

  • Prof.Eli Alon, tutor in the Elective «Pain»
    (3. from the right)

2019

The picture shows the winning group from 2019 with our SPS member:

  • PD Dr. Dominik Ettlin, Head of the Elective «Pain»
    (left, in white coat)

 

2018

The picture shows the winning group of 2018 with our two SPS members:

  • PD Dr. Dominik Ettlin, Head of the Elective «Pain»
    (middle, in the white coat)
  • Prof.Eli Alon, tutor in the Elective «Pain»
    (on the very left)