On initiative of the VAPA (Vereniging Apnea Patiënten) an award was offered for a free communication of high interest during the Autumn Meeting until the recent past.

This price was open for any presenter, MD, technologist, or other as long as 'sleep apnea' was the topic.

 

Laureate 2016: Jolien Beyers (UZA):

Evaluation of the clinical effectiveness of a sleep position trainer in patients with positional sleep apnea

VAPA Award 2016 2983

 

Laureate 2015: Pascal Borzée

2015 VAPA Award

 

Laureate 2014: Annelies Verbruggen

Vapa laureat 2014 Annelies verbruggen

The Prospective Power of Drug-Induced Sedation Endoscopy in Predicting Therapeutic Outcome in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Treated with Oral Appliance Therapy in a Fixed Mandibular Protrusion.