The YFS Foundation in collaboration with Center for Global Biomedical Sciences at the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University at Buffalo will offer awards to recognize excellence in clinical and translational research by international junior faculty (assistant professor rank or equivalent) in the Prevention and Treatment of Infectious Diseases. One award will be presented annually.

NOTE: to promote “Team Science” applications can be made by more than one individual and if successful, the award will be shared equally. The YFS Clinical and Translation Award seeks to stimulate increased research within each Clinical/Basic Science Department leading to innovations for improving healthcare. It is anticipated that any scientific discoveries will be translated into therapeutic interventions for a wide range of diseases.

Apply now to your participating organization for consideration of the award for scientific excellence:

CTRA-CIGBS Applicant Submission Form

Eligibility Criteria

Are you a junior faculty member in a program recognized by CIGBS?
Did you conduct any type of clinical or translational research within your respective department?
Was all research submitted for the award undertaken during the tenure of applicant at his organization?
Was your tenureship independent or under the mentorship of a faculty member of the respective department? 

Following completion of the selection process, documents to be submitted to YFS Foundation:

Nomination letter from the selection committee.
Endorsement letter from the participating organization.


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