ISVR Early Career Investigator Award (Closed)

Call for Nominations
We are pleased to announce the creation of the ISVR Early Career Investigator Award. The purpose of this award is to recognize and acknowledge outstanding contributions by early career scientists whose research relates to virtual rehabilitation. The recipient will be awarded a certificate, free registration at an upcoming ICDVRAT or ICVR conference and be asked to present their research as a platform paper at that conference. A runner-up will also be awarded a certificate.

Eligibility criteria
• Have completed doctoral level studies no more than seven years prior to nomination
• Be a member in good standing of the ISVR
• Be engaged in and have published peer reviewed innovative research in the field of virtual rehabilitation

Evaluation criteria
• Number and quality of publications
• Type and amount of research community service (committees, panels, reviewing, etc.)
• Type and amount of public outreach activities, including knowledge translation activities evidence of clinical impact: teaching, standards setting, technology transfer

Individuals may be nominated by an ISVR member or be self-nominated. Applicants should provide:
• Short biography (maximum 500 words)
• Full CV
• Description of key research innovation and impact on the field of virtual rehabilitation (maximum 2 pages)

Nominations should be submitted to awards@isvr.org by April 1st, 2016. The award will be presented at ICDVRAT in September 2016.

Author Bio

Teresa Paulino

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