HCTG

Awards

MARILYN SUE BOGNER STUDENT PAPER AWARD

Awarded to the top three student authored papers accepted for the International HFES Annual Meeting Health Care Track. Student papers are judged by a committee of HCTG members involved in academia and industry.

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STUDENT TRAVEL GRANT

The Health Care TG is pleased to announce a new Student Travel Grant to cover costs of student members attending the 2018 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. This year, the TG

will award three awards up to $700 each.

The applicants should be student members of HCTG at the time of submission and should have an accepted paper or poster in the HCTG program.

"MOBILE HEALTH APPLICATIONS FOR CONSUMERS" STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION

Since 2015, the goals of the competition are to showcase the application of HF / E methods and design principles to the design of a mobile health application for consumers or their nonprofessional support networks and to demonstrate how the HF / E approach to such an application can lead to a useful, usable, and satisfying user experience while simultaneously improving patient outcomes such as knowledge, safety, adherence, or health.

Any student who is enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree-granting program may enter the competition; HFES student membership is not required. All team members must be students at the time of the symposium. Entries may come from individuals or teams of no more than four students. Involvement of a faculty adviser is permitted, through only students should be named in the entry.

Finalists (usually three) will be selected and awarded a certificate and $200 prize. Finalists will give a podium presentation on their design at the International HCTG Symposium. The winning individual or team will be announced at the poster reception and will receive an additional $500 prize. 

YOUNG INVESTIGATOR SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

Newly created and to be awarded during the 2019 International HCTG Symposium.

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BEST POSTER AWARD

  • Clinical and Consumer Health-Care IT Track

  • Hospital Environments Track

  • Medical and Drug-Delivery Devices Track

  • Patient Safety and Initiatives Track

To be awarded during the 2019 International HCTG Symposium.

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