ECR 2018 - Invest in the Youth programme

The 'Invest in the Youth' programme supports 1,000 young professionals by giving them free registration for the ECR and up to four nights hotel accommodation.

Application is open to

  • Radiology residents under the age of 35*
  • Physicists undertaking PhDs under the age of 35*
  • Radiographers in training under the age of 30*

* Age limits apply to the time of the congress (36th or 31st birthday must be after ECR 2018).

Decision notifications will be sent by December 2017.

You must be

  • Active member of the ESR for 2017
  • Submit an abstract for ECR 2018 (you must be submitting and presenting author of a scientific paper or poster abstract).

You must use the same ESR personal ID for application and for abstract submission.

Application starts July 3, 2017.

Student Abstract Submission

Undergraduate Students under the age of 30 are invited to submit their work for the ECR 2018 Student Sessions.

The submission system will be open from July 3 – October 10, 2017.


The 32 best abstract submitters will be invited to Vienna to present their work in front of a huge audience: 4 nights of accommodation, registration and travel will be provided by the ESR.

    The best overall presentations will receive an award.

    If you have any further questions please contact robert.gruenkranz@myESR.org

    Abstract topics:

    Students and radiographers-in-training are encouraged to submit abstracts on the topics listed below:

    • My educational or social project at my university
    • My scientific paper in the field of neuroimaging
    • My scientific paper in the field of musculoskeletal imaging
    • My scientific paper in the field of dose optimisation in imaging
    • My scientific paper in the field of Doppler ultrasound.

    Contact Information

    ESR Office

    Robert Gruenkranz
    Neutorgasse 9/2a
    1010 Vienna
    +43-1-5334064-527

    ESR Supporting Members

    Gold