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COGNO: MSD Hubert Stuerzl Memorial Educational Award 2019 [deadline 5 July]

Dear COGNO Members,

COGNO is pleased to call for applications for the MSD Hubert Stuerzl Memorial Educational Award 2019.
The purpose of this award is to encourage education and training in the field of Neuro-Oncology and will provide up to $15,000 for the successful recipient to:
  • Attend an international Neuro-Oncology scientific meeting
  • Undertake a Neuro-Oncology Preceptorship during 2019-2020.
The Award is open to applications from individuals with a clear interest in the field of Neuro-Oncology and includes:
  • Advanced Trainees in Medical Oncology, Neurology, Radiation Oncology, Neurosurgery, Pathology or Radiology
  • Medical Oncologists, Neurologists, Radiation Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Pathologists or Radiologists of no more than 5 years standing who are enrolled in full-time or part-time post-graduate research (PhD or MD).
The successful recipient will be required to provide a report on their meeting attendance and their Preceptorship to the COGNO Management Committee and in a suitable form for the COGNO newsletter.  The successful recipient will also be invited be a member of the COGNO Scientific Advisory Committee for a 12month period.
Applications will be assessed on merit by a committee established by COGNO including senior specialists representing Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Neurosurgery, Neuropathology and Neuroradiology.

Further details regarding the eligibility criteria, application requirements and selection criteria are available on the COGNO website (http://www.cogno.org.au/).

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 5 July 2019. Applications should be sent by email to cogno@cogno.org.au.

Please feel free to circulate this to others you think may be interested.
Kind regards
e: cogno@cogno.org.au | w: www.cogno.org.au