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Newcomer Award

Newcomer Award 2019

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Start Your Career at DMEA in Berlin!

Europe’s most important event for digital health is not only the place where every reputable producer of IT in healthcare is represented but is also a unique career opportunity for graduates. Every year, the best bachelor's and master's theses in medical informatics, Health IT, health management, health economy or other relevant course of studies are awarded.

In two categories the best three theses will be awarded with prize money:

Bachelor theses: 1st prize: €1,500 – 2nd prize: €1,000 – 3rd prize: €500

Master theses: 1st prize: €2,000 – 2nd prize: €1,000 – 3rd prize: €500

In order to participate, students can apply here with their bachelor or master thesis until 24 February 2020.

The jury, which is composed of science and industry experts, will choose the work which contributes most to improving Health IT. The thesis should describe specific methods, tools and techniques of Health IT and their application.

The best five bachelor and master theses will be presented live at DMEA 2020. There the jury will elect the winners.

Details for submission:

The following data has to be submitted online until 24 February 2020:

Only papers which have been submitted to a university after 05 February 2019 will be accepted.

Important Information

Juliane Müller
T +49 30 2062258-57

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Assessment Criteria

  • Practical relevance / Value for users: 40%
  • Methodology: 15%
  • Structure, layout, presentation of the work: 15%
  • Originality / Innovation: 15%
  • Quality of the scientific / technical content: 15%

The Jury

  • Sophia Walczyk - bvitg-Talente Netzwerk
  • Markus Stein - GMDS
  • Andreas Lockau - KH-IT
  • Dr. Günter Steyer - BVMI
  • Andreas Kassner - bvitg
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