Applications will be open April 17 - June 11, 2013 at 9:00 am CDT (Deadline Extended).
The Elizabeth Barrett-Connor Research Award in Epidemiology recognizes excellence in research by early career investigators and trainees and encourages continued biomedical research careers broadly related to cardiovascular function and diseases, including basic science, integrated physiology and clinical problems.
Five finalists will be acknowledged and a winner will be announced at the AHA's Scientific Sessions in November.
2012 Winner: Alexis Beatty, MD
High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troporin T and Secondary Events in Outpatients with Coronary Heart Disease: Data from the Heart and Soul Study
All applications must be received through the Council Awards Application System by June 11, 2013 at 9:00 am CDT. Applicants should apply as early as possible before the deadline to allow time to address any submission issues. Applicants needing to join the AHA should do so by May 30 for the membership to be processed in time for the Application System to permit submission by the deadline.
For questions, please contact:
Awards & Lectures Manager, Professional Memberships
Phone: (214) 706-1181