Congress 2012 Overview

12th IOS World Congress in Luxembourg 2012
More than 85 keynotes, concurrent sessions, workshops and poster presentations from presenters representing more than 25 nations are evidence that this world congress was well recognized in nursing science and other health professions.
On our webpages you will get access to conference material.
#1: The presentations are available for download.
#2: A publication of selected full papers will be published in July 2012. All selected papers have
been subject to blind peer review. Read more.
#3: The conference webpage will still be available at:

AWARDS at the 12th IOS World Congress
IOS and IGSS awarded Best Poster, Best Abstract and Young Scholar. All awards have been selebrated at
the Gala Dinner on Saturday May 12, 2012.
Prof. Dr. Vicki Folse from Illinois Weslayan University, Bloomington IL, USA, presented the laudatory
speech for the IOS Young Scholar Award.

IOS Young Scholar Award received:
Miss. Chalermsi Insuwan from University of Songkla, Thailand.

Best Abstract Award received:
- Dr. Lynn M. Stover from Clayton State University School of Nursing, US, Stockbridge
- Dr. Karel van den Bosch, Belgian Federal Planning Bureau, BE, Brussels

Best Poster Award received:
Mr. Andrea Serena, University of Applied Science Western Switzerland, CH, Fribourg