The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine (RCIGM) have established the AGA-Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine Research Scholar Award in Pediatric Genomics to support a promising young investigator.
Funding of $90,000 a year for three years is provided to cover a full-time research position at RCIGM starting in July 2018.
Applicants can be young scientists, medical faculty or research associates who are pursuing independent careers in gastroenterology, hepatology or related areas and hold a full-time faculty position at the time the award appointment begins. The proposed research may be basic, translational or clinical. The award will be administered through the AGA Research Foundation.
Complete information about the award and application is available on the AGA website. The deadline for submittal is Sept. 8, 2017.