Call for Nominations for TTS 2018 Recognition Awards

The Transplantation Society's Governing Board bestows Honours and Awards to recognize individuals contributing to the field of transplantation through outstanding achievement (for basic scientists, clinicians and in developing countries), mentorship and training, as well as humanitarian efforts. All members of TTS in good standing are eligible to make nominations and to be nominated for these Awards. For more information, visit awards page at www.tts.org. Nomination deadline is Wednesday, January 31, 2018.


Award for Outstanding Achievement in Transplantation (Basic Science)

The Award for Outstanding Achievement in Transplantation (Basic Science) will be presented at the upcoming International Congress of The Transplantation Society, which will be held in Madrid, Spain in June/July of 2018 to a basic scientist who has made outstanding contributions to transplantation science.

Award for Outstanding Achievement in Transplantation (Clinical)

The Award for Outstanding Achievement in Transplantation (Clinical) will be presented at the upcoming International Congress of The Transplantation Society, which will be held in Madrid, Spain in June/July of 2018 to a clinician who has made outstanding contributions to transplantation.

Award for Outstanding Achievement in Transplantation (Developing Country)

The Award for Outstanding Achievement in Transplantation (Developing Country) will be presented at the upcoming International Congress of The Transplantation Society, which will be held in Hong Kong in August of 2016 to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to transplantation in a developing country.
will be held in Madrid, Spain in June/July of 2018 to a clinician who has made outstanding contributions to transplantation.

Award for Mentorship or Education and Training in Transplantation

The Award for Mentorship or Education and Training in Transplantation will be presented at the upcoming International Congress of The Transplantation Society, which will be held in Hong Kong in August of 2016 to recognize the outstanding contributions of an individual in mentoring or to education and training in the field of transplantation.


Eligibility

1. The nominee must be a distinguished basic scientist in the field of transplantation who is still actively working in the field.
2. The nominee must have made significant contributions and be recognized as an expert in the field of transplantation
3. The nominee and nominator must be members of TTS in good standing.

The recipient must attend the 2018 TTS International Congress to formally accept the award which will be given during the President's Plenary.

Nomination guidelines

  1. Complete the nomination form, collect all supporting documents (see below) and retain copies for your records.
  2. Send the completed form and supporting documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the name of the award as the subject line.
  3. Once reviewed, nominees and nominators will be advised by email whether the nomination has been accepted.
  4. There is no provision for posthumous nominations.
  5. Nominations must be received by Wednesday, January 31, 2018. to be considered.
  6. The awardee will be advised in writing before March 1, 2018.

Supporting documents for the onlione application

  • Nomination form: complete the nomination form which can be found at the end of this document.
  • Statement of nomination: Please describe the nominee's unique and outstanding achievements in the field of transplantation for basic science. 
  • To properly showcase the achievements of the nominee we encourage you to use specific examples demonstrating the impact of achievement.
  • Letter of support: Please provide at least one or two letters of support which further demonstrate the impact the nominee has made as outlined in the statement of nomination.
  • Photograph: Please submit a recent photograph of the nominee in digital format (675 x 900 pixels), preferably a headshot.
  • Resume: Please attach a resume, which outlines the nominee's background, career and present work including organizational involvement, volunteer activities, education, awards, recognition and other achievements.

Award:

- $2,000 USD cash prize
- Complimentary registration to TTS 2018
- Recognition during TTS' President's Plenary (Wednesday, July 4, 2018)
- Mention in TTS Tribune newsletter and in the Tribune Pulse

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