2019 Young Scientist Award

The European Advisory Board on Cat Diseases (ABCD) invites applications for the 2019 ABCD & Boehringer Ingelheim Award, which aims to reward innovative and outstanding work by promising young professionals in the field of feline infectious diseases and/or applied immunology.

The deadline for submission is 15.04.2019.

Candidates should have made an original contribution to the field of feline infectious diseases and/or immunology, which has been published or accepted for publication in a referenced journal or accepted by another assessing body in 2017 or later. Candidates should be based in Europe, have completed a veterinary or biomedical curriculum, and ideally be under 35 years of age at the time of application.

Applications should be made in English in an electronic format and include a short abstract (max. 500 words) of the work the applicant wishes to submit, as well as a short curriculum vitae and two personal references. Any relevant publications and/or dissertation on the topic should be included. The deadline for submission is 15.04.2019.

The 2019 award (1000,00 €) is funded by Boehringer Ingelheim and will be presented by the ABCD at the congress of the International Society of Feline Medicine, to be held from 26 to 30.06.2019 in Cavtat, Croatia. The award winner will receive a complimentary registration to this congress. Return travel expenses and accommodation will also be covered to allow the laureate to attend the event. The winner is expected to give a short presentation or present a poster of his or her findings at this event.

Application forms and detailed rules can be downloaded from the ABCD web site (www.abcdcatsvets.org). For further information, please contact Karin de Lange, ABCD secretary, kdelange@invivo.edu


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