The abstracts nominated for Best Oral Communication and Best Poster Presentation included among the short listed abstracts below were all submitted via the online abstract submission platform and have all been evaluated at the first stage by the scientific committee. The final stage of evaluation will take place during the presentations at the congress and the Winners will be presented at the Closing Ceremony taking place in the Auditorium on Saturday, 12 May at 18.00.
BEST ORAL COMMUNICATION
Short listed abstracts
International guidelines for management of communication in Rett syndrome.
Gill Townend (presenting author), The Netherlands
Impaired executive functions in aphasia: evaluation of a novel therapy to improve cognitive flexibility in aphasia.
Lena Spitzer, Germany
A novel Laryngeal Palpatory Scale (LPS) in patients with muscle tension dysphonia.
Narges Jafari, Iran
MEILLEURE PRÉSENTATION SUR POSTER ÉLECTRONIQUE
Temperament is associated with the use of communicative gestures in infancy.
Denise Ollas, Finland
Outcome of thrombolysis on aphasia recovery in patients with ischemic stroke: a scoping study.
Martina Capobianco, Italy
1 Hz neuronavigated RTMS inhibition of right hemisphere pars triangularis anterior decreases stuttering during reading, increases during speaking.
Oyky Tezel-Bayraktaroglu, Turkey
1. The prize for the ‘Best Oral Presentation’ is 500 euro, which will be assigned to the author(s) of the winning oral presentation and will be available after the public announcement.
2. The prize for the ‘Best Poster Presentation’ is 250 euro, which will be assigned to the author(s) of the winning poster presentation and will be available after the public announcement.
3. Prizes are granted by the Portuguese Association of Speech and Language Therapists (APTF). The prize will be presented by APTF until June 30and paid by bank transfer.
4. The decision of the Congress Scientific Committee will be announced at the Closing Ceremony of the Congress.