We are pleased to announce a new award offered in partnership with the Aldo Torsoli Foundation. Candidate investigators can apply directly (using the form below) or be recommended by one of their peers. Colleague submissions need to follow the same nomination process as self-nominees and complete the form below. To be considered for this award, the candidate should be mid-level or senior level and have an academic record of research education, and patient care in the area of gut brain interactions (FGIDs). Candidates must have completed an MD or PhD and be currently active in FGID research.

The recipient of the award will be selected by a joint Scientific Selection Committee composed of five members from both Foundations. The award will be presented during the Rome Foundation Annual Reception at DDW in May. Following DDW, the recipient will give a lecture about their work which will eventually be available for online streaming.

Amount: $10,000.
Deadline: December 31, 2018.

To be considered for the award, please fill out the following application and attach a letter of recommendation, a copy of your most recent CV and photo.

If you have any questions, please contact Johannah Ruddy at jruddy@theromefoundation.org.


Rome Foundation - Aldo Torsoli Foundation Research Award Application

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