Student activities

Focus on student activities is a tradition at VPH. The 2022 edition offers:
  • Pre-conference workshops
  • Possibility for students to be involved in chairing of sessions
  • Meet the mentor program
  • VPH Student award
  • Student Travel Grants (10 applications have been selected during the review process and 10 students have received a support for their travel to Porto): Arrestam Oscar, Sweden; Bridio Sara, Italy; Carman Laura, New Zealand; Italia Matteo, Italy; Kumar Sumit, India; May Robyn, New Zealand; Louwagie Erin, United States; Mervenaz Sahin, Turkey; Schafer Friederike, Norway; Yu Grace, United States. Congratulations to all!
  • Networking event Student evening organized for students exclusively


Date: 7th September, during Lunch break

A unique opportunity to informally meet senior members of the community and receive career advice and insights during lunch.
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Aiming at VPH student members selected for oral presentations

The goal is to reward the outstanding work submitted by VPHi student members to the VPH Conference. See below for more information on the participation rules and timeline.

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Valuable experience and networking opportunity

Students who are interested can be involved as session co-chairs together with senior researchers. Check the box during the registration process.

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Date: 6th September, 19:30

Enjoy the atmosphere of Porto together with other student participants.  Networking opportunity and fun social event for students exclusively. Check the box during the registration process.

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