In the spirit of Dr. Enjolras, this award is intended for applicants who have demonstrated interest in propagating knowledge and treatment in the field of Vascular Anomalies in underserved areas. The travel award is intended to offset fees for registration and travel an individual who can prove their participation in the clinical care of patients with vascular anomalies and/or published research. One travel award will be granted for the 22nd ISSVA Workshop to be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, May 29-June 1, 2018.
In order to accomplish these goals, the award recipient is expected to attend both the Primer Course on Tuesday, 29 May, along with the full Workshop, which runs from 30 May to 1 June 2018.
The applicant need not be an active member of ISSVA, however must demonstrate a commitment to the field of vascular anomalies and a motivation/interest in becoming an ISSVA member.
Applications and all supporting materials (including Mentor Letter) should be submitted by December 1, 2017. The awardee will be notified by January 8, 2018.
Candidates can be postdoctoral fellows, students, trainees, residents, clinical fellows or faculty (M.D., M.D./Ph.D., Ph.D., or the equivalent).
The Award will cover:
Candidates who are recipients of another travel award/grant are ineligible to apply for support to attend the ISSVA Workshop, and cannot be a previous recipient of the Odile Enjolras Award.
A summary documenting how your participation in the ISSVA Workshop has impacted the care of patients with vascular anomalies in your country/institution will be requested the year following the meeting.
Applicants for this award should submit:
1) Travel Award application (Download the Application)
2) 300 word (or less) statement describing the applicant’s qualifications for this award
3) Curriculum Vitae
4) Recommendation Letter