Students and postdoctoral researchers are invited to apply for the Young Investigator Awards. Applicants with outstanding research will present in the Young Investigator Awards session.

  1. Postdoctoral researchers (up to 5 years post PhD)
  2. Students (currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program)
Application Process 1. Create an account -> 2. Submit an abstract -> 3. Select ‘Young Investigator Award’ as the type of presentation -> 4. Submit the following required document via email to
  • For postdoctoral researchers- a copy of graduation certificate or a proof that you graduated with a Ph.D. or MD. within the last 5 years
  • For students- a letter from your institute to prove your student status
  • A short video (up to 5 minutes) of your research presentation
The Award
  • Fully waived registration
  • Certificate
  • Application Deadline – 15 September 2022
  • Notice of Award – Late October or mid-November 2022