2019 IRTA and TTS Scientific Congress Travel Awards

2019 IRTA and TTS Scientific Congress Travel Awards

Dear colleagues,

The IRTA and TTS Scientific awards are designed to help off offset the expenses incurred to attend the 2019 Congress of the IRTA in Paris, France and are awarded based on the scientific merit of the applicants.

Application deadline - February 1st, 2019

To be eligible for a scientific award, an individual must:

  1. Submit at least one abstract as a presenting author.
  2. Be either a trainee, allied health professional or resident of an emerging economy country.
    1. Trainees must be within two (2) years of completion of their training and/or fellowship
    2. Emerging economy applicants must provide proof of residency
  3. As the IRTA and TTS provide awards for the 2019 Congress of the IRTA, you are required to be a member of EITHER the Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplant Association or The Transplantation Society. If an applicant is not a member of either of the Societies, a membership application must be completed on the website, http://www.tts.org/ and accepted in order for the award application to be reviewed and considered. The membership application must be made prior to applying for the award.
  4. Trainee applicants must submit a supporting letter as a part of the award application. This letter must be signed by the applicant's Training Program Director to verify the applicant’s status as a trainee. Applicants will not be considered for an award if the required letter is not sent. The applicant MUST be the presenting author. No exceptions will be made.
  5. Attend the designated award presentation session scheduled during the Congress to receive the award.

  To apply for an award please click here

Sondra Livingston
Director of Operations