SAKK / Dr. Paul Janssen Fellowship
SAKK and Janssen-Cilag AG have decided to jointly award an annual fellowship endowed with CHF 50 000.-. The educational grant is aimed at offering young doctors the opportunity to spend four months at a renowned research center abroad to gain experience and acquire the necessary know-how and tools to develop and conduct top-quality clinical trials.
Doctors who train as oncologists at Swiss hospitals and are associated with SAKK are herewith invited to apply for the educational grant. The research grant will be awarded at the SAKK semi-annual meeting on June 20, 2013.
Submission deadline: March 31, 2013.
SAKK / Pfizer Award
SAKK and Pfizer AG (Switzerland) jointly award the SAKK / Pfizer Award endowed with CHF 20 000.- every two years. The award honors patient-oriented, practice-relevant research in clinical oncology.
Medical professionals below the age of 45 are welcome to apply for the SAKK / Pfizer Award by submitting their research work in the form of a scientific publication. The manuscript must be either published within the last year or be submitted for publication in a peer-reviewed journal. The publication must directly contribute to the improvement of cancer treatment and patient outcome. The award ceremony will take place at the SAKK summer semi-annual meeting.
Submission deadline: May 1, 2013
SAKK / Amgen Research Grant
SAKK and Amgen Switzerland AG award the SAKK / Amgen Research Grant every two years for outstanding and novel translational cancer research in Switzerland that improves patient’s lives. The grant is endowed with CHF 50 000.-.
Researchers or a research team independent of their nationality and age, working at a Swiss hospital or institution can apply for the SAKK / Amgen research grant. The grant should contribute to an independent research project and cover a relevant scientific part of the project.
The grant is awarded at the second semi-annual SAKK meeting in odd years.
Submission deadline: July 31, 2013
Other information / Submission of applications:
Prof. Beat Thürlimann
SAKK Coordinating Center
Telefon 031 389 91 91