Research Fellowship Award- $35,000
The Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery is pleased to announce the availability of the 2016-2017 Research Fellowship Award, made possible by an educational grant from the Children’s Heart Foundation. The purpose of the Award is to promote understanding of cardiovascular disease in children. The grant will provide research support for an individual who has demonstrated aptitude for basic science or clinical science research during their pediatric cardiology fellowship. Trainees in an accredited U.S. pediatric cardiology or cardiovascular surgical training program are eligible.
Young Investigator Award- $800
The Young Investigator Awards will be chosen from the following three categories
Junior faculty within 5 years of their faculty appointment
The investigator/abstract submitters will need to indicate in the abstract system that they are eligible for the award and are willing to give an oral presentation and provide a completed manuscript by the designated deadline (about 2 months before the presentation). The oral abstract presentations will be presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition during the Section educational program.