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YPAGLisboa Sharing Meeting with Kids France

The YPAG Lisboa and Kids France group met on 18th November 2021, at AIDFM-CETERA, in an initiative hosted by STAND4Kids. The YPAGLisboa is a is a Young Persons Advisory Group, coordinated by the Professor Helena Soares, from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon. This is an advisory group made up of children and young...
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STAND4Kids was present at the Epilepsy Week 2021 (8th to 13th March)

The Epilepsy Week is an initiative from Liga Portuguesa contra a Epilepsia (Portuguese League against Epilepsy) which celebrates 50 years in 2021. During this week, several events took place, such as webinars, workshops and symposia that addressed various epilepsy-related themes. Prof. Doutor Ricardo Fernandes participated in the Webinar “Space for Epilepsy Patients’ Associations” and presented...
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STAND4Kids meets with research centres

On the 12th March STAND4Kids launched their Sharing Sessions, bimestral meetings with the research centres from its network. We aim at creating an environment where sites/ investigators/ research teams share their experiences and knowledge, to strengthen our network and promote Pediatric Clinical Research in Portugal.
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KD-CAAP (Kawasaki Disease Coronary Artery Aneurysm Prevention) trial: first site activated and ready for recruitment

KD-CAAP is the first investigator driven trial funded by conect4children to have a site activated and to start the patients’ recruitment. KD-CAAP main objective is to  determine whether adding immediate corticosteroid treatment to standard of care (intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) and aspirin) will reduce coronary artery aneurysm (CAA) rates in Kawasaki Disease patients. Find more about...
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Enrolment for the 3rd edition of the “Involving Children and Young Patients and Families’ in Designing Clinical Research” course is open

Enrolment for the 3rd edition of the “Involving Children and Young Patients and Families’ in Designing Clinical Research” c4c Academy course is open until September 22nd. This course is intended to research teams belonging to the STAND4Kids network sites’ and STAND4Kids’ Patient and Public Involvement liaisons. Reach us for more information and registration.
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STAND4Kids Newsletter #2 is now available

Download here the new STAND4Kids Newsletter and find all about what we have been working on!
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Prof. Mark Turner visits STAND4Kids

On the January 21st of 2020, Prof. Mark Truner visited the Portuguese National Hub. We had the opportunity to show all the work that we have done so far, and all that we have already accomplished.
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STAND4Kids 1st Progress meeting

On the January 20th of 2020, STAND4Kids met with representatives from the sites belonging to this Portuguese Pediatric Clinical Trials Network, at the Portuguese Pediatric Society headquarters, in Lisbon.
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This project has received funding from the Innovative Medicines Initiative 2 Joint Undertaking under grant agreement No 777389. The Joint Undertaking receives support from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and EFPIA