Medical and Pediatric Resident Research Award
Awarded by American College of Rheumatology
To motivate outstanding residents to pursue subspecialty training in rheumatology by providing an opportunity to attend the ACR annual scientific meeting.
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A candidate must be a resident enrolled in an ACGME-accredited pediatric, medicine or combined medicine/pediatric residency programme who is interested in rheumatology. The candidate must be an author or co-author of an abstract submitted to the upcoming ACR annual meeting. He must be a citizen or non-citizen national of the United States of America, or be in lawful possession of a permanent resident card. Individuals on temporary (J1, H1) or student visas are not eligible.
US$750 cash prize plus US$1,000 to cover travel expenses and hotel accommodations for the ACR annual scientific meeting. Registration fees will be waived
Only online applications submitted through the REF Web site will be accepted.
Abbott Endowment for Rheumatology
The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) is the professional organization of rheumatologists and associated health professionals who share a dedication to healing, preventing disability and curing more than 100 types of arthritis and related disabling and sometimes fatal disorders of the joints, muscles and bones.