Co-sponsored by the Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology and Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics
Applications will be open April 7 - June 5, 2014 at 9:00 am CDT.
The Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology (FGTB) supports the careers of young functional genomics and translational biology investigators and encourages participation and enthusiasm in the council. This award recognizes outstanding research in basic science, population science, genetic epidemiology, clinical genetics, and translational biology.
Finalists will compete at Scientific Sessions in November and a winner will be named at the annual council reception.
2012 Winner: Almudena Martinez-Fernandez, PhD
Cardiac Developmental Roadmap Predicts Cardiogenic Outcome of Pluripotent Stem Cells.
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 in order for the membership to be processed in time for the Application System to permit submission by the deadline.
Get involved with the FGTB Early Career Committee!
FGTB is always looking for interested members to serve on any number of its council committees, including the Early Career Committee, which supports this award and several council travel stipends. Please complete a Council Involvement Form if you're interested in volunteering; committee descriptions are also listed on the form. Committee service is a great way to get involved with the AHA, network with your peers, and give back to your council!
For questions, please contact:
Awards & Lectures Manager, Professional Memberships
Phone: (214) 706-1181