1st place: Dr. Susanna Fustolo-Gunnink, the Netherlands
Research Topic: Preterm neonates benefit from low prophylactic platelet transfusion threshold despite varying risk of bleeding or death.
Prize: EUR 1000, complimentary participation in the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting 2020 in Philadelphia, United States (including accomodation and travel expenses), sponsored by the ESPR.
2nd place: Dr. Sabrina Twilhaar, the Netherlands
Research Topic: Social adjustment in adolescents born very preterm: underlying mechanisms of impairment.
Prize: EUR 1000, complimentary participation in the 2020 ESPR Annual Meeting: the 8th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies (EAPS 2020) in Barcelona, Spain, sponsored by the ESPR.