Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
ESCMID has evolved to become Europe’s leading society in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases with members from all European countries and all continents. For more than 30 years, ESCMID has been an influential component in the professional lives of microbiologists and infectious disease specialists and now reaches more than 33’000 members and affiliated members around the world.
Característiques principals
The Young Investigator Award recognizes outstanding research by younger colleagues in the fields of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases. The Young Investigator Award acknowledges excellence in research and stimulates further work at a top scientific level. The ESCMID Scientific Affairs Officer will present the award at ECCMID 2023.
Lloc de presentació
El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003-Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.04.00.
Carol Barnwell: Ext.: 1670
Marta López: Ext.: 1576
Convocatòria (URL)
ESCMID accepts only self-nominations for the award.
  • Your research is be based on laboratory investigations, clinical trials/studies, animal studies, or a combination thereof.
  • You have a valid ESCMID membership.
  • If you are PhD you must be no longer than eight years* post-graduation
  • If you are MD or MD/PhD you must be no longer that five years* from completion of clinical training.
  • Dotació
    During ECCMID 2023, the Young Investigator Awardee(s) will be honoured with a special session. Each awardee will be asked to give a 15- to 20-minute lecture on the topic of their main field of research. The award winners will be announced through all ESCMID communication channels.
    The prize is endowed with EUR 5,000 to be used to any form of professional development (purchase of books, educational materials, attendance in congresses or training, etc).
    The application process will consist of an online CV template form to be filled out electronically during the window for application. No late alterations or submissions will be accepted.
    You will need to complete the following items for the application process:
    1) Online CV Template (incl. Personal statement, description of research interests and projects, list of top publications with 3 first author publications, etc.)
    2) Proof of degree (to be uploaded)
    3) A colour photograph (labelled “YourSurname_Firstname”.tiff, .eps or .jpg; max. 4MB) at least 4 x 6 cm with 300 dpi resolution for publication
    Only online applications will be accepted.


    Young Investigator Awards for Research in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2022.pdf