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Hubert Stuerzl Memorial Educational Award 2020/2021

The Hubert Stuerzl Memorial Educational Award was created to honour the memory of the late Hubert Stuerzl.
Hubert Stuerzl was born in Austria, studied science and emigrated to Australia in the late 1990s. He was to play a pivotal role in the emergence of “neuro-oncology” in Australia as a multi-disciplinary specialty. Presciently, he addressed three key elements: clinical care, education and patient advocacy. (more...)

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Advanced Trainees in Medical Oncology, Neurology, Radiation Oncology, Neurosurgery, Pathology or Radiology who are Australian or New Zealand Residents and financial or registered members of their relevant Australian and New Zealand Academic College
  • Medical Oncologists, Neurologists, Radiation Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Pathologists or Radiologists of no more than 5 years standing who are Australian or New Zealand Residents and are enrolled in full-time or part-time post-graduate research (PhD or MD)

Application Requirements

  • Full curriculum vitae including details of training, awards and prizes, publications and meeting presentations
  • Covering letter addressing the selection criteria and advising the international conference the applicant intends to attend
  • Letters of support from three professional referees. Please ensure that you include only originals or certified copies of all letters of support. These need to be presented with the signature of the supporter or referee on their organisational letterhead.

Selection Criteria

  • Academic record and recommendations of referees
  • Evidence of commitment to a long term career and research experience in the field of Neuro-Oncology
  • The benefit for the applicant in attending an international meeting and undertaking a Preceptorship