New award for 2019
Sponsored by the Women in Science Network
The Executive Committee of the IADR Women in Science Network announces the Women in Science Promising Talent Award. This award recognizes women members of the IADR Women in Science Network who are dedicated to research as part of their DDS/DMD, MS/MPH, PhD or Post-Doctoral training.
The Women in Science Promising Talent Award is intended to recognize the dedication and promise of young female DDS/DMD, MS/MPH, PhD candidates as well as post-doctoral students in Oral/ Dental/ Craniofacial Research. The network will consider the candidate’s past accomplishments and future career plans to determine the winner.
- Must be a member of the IADR Women in Science Network
- Female first author of an abstract accepted for presentation at the IADR General Session.
The award committee will accept self-nominations or nominations by others until March 31, 2019. A one page nomination letter is required describing why the person is deemed worthy of the award, along with the candidate’s CV and a personal statement describing their future career goals. The package should also be accompanied by a copy of the abstract accepted for the 2019 IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition. Nominations will be acknowledged by email from the IADR WISN President, described below. The individuals selected for the award will be notified by the network via email and must be present at the appropriate IADR General Session to accept the award.
Two awards will be given. One for pre-doctoral category (DDS/DMD) and the other for post-graduate category (MS/MPH, PhD and pos-doc). The selected candidate in each category will receive a plaque and cash award ($250 for the DDS/DMD category; $350 for the MS/MPH; PhD and Post-doctoral categories).
Submission deadline: March 31, 2019.
Please send nominations to:
Ariadne Letra, President