Porto, October 14th, 2013

Dear Colleague,


We would like to thank you for your active participation in the 54th Annual Meeting for the European Society for Paediatric Reserach held in Porto from October 9th to October 14th, 2013.

The Congress had a record participation to scientific and social moments thanks to the remarkable scientific contributions from both invited speakers and abstract presenters and to the willingness of networking from all of you.

With 590 abstracts received (370 accepted as poster and 158 as oral) the scientific program had 28 Oral Presentation Parallel Sessions and 26 Poster Presentation Contemporary Session.

70 faculty members from 17 Countries have enriched the Scientific Program with their valuable presentations and 1250 participants attended the conference from 61 Countries.

Special thanks has to be addressed to the 23 Sponsors and Exhibitors for their fundamental contribution.

Looking forward to meeting you again, we would like remind you of our future meetings in Barcelona in 2014 for EAPS and in Budapest in 2015 for the next edition of the 56th Annual Meeting ESPR.


With best regards,

Prof. Luc Zimmermann                        Prof. Gorm Greisen
President                                           Chair
ESPR                                                  Program Committee