Dansk Epidemiologisk Selskab pris til yngre forsker

Prisen gives til en ung epidemiologisk forsker som har udmærket sig inden for epidemiologisk forskning, undervisning, eller metodeudvikling. 
Kandidater kan normineres af vejledere, kollegaer eller andre relevante personer. Med prisen følger muligheden for at holde et oplæg på DES' forårsmøde 2020 samt en præmie på 10.000 kr.

Schroll Prize for Excellence

This prize recognizes a junior epidemiologist who has demonstrated excellence in epidemiological teaching, research, methods development or dissemination, and thus already contributed to development of the field of epidemiology at an early stage of their career.
The Award

The award winner will receive complimentary registration to the Danish Epidemiological Society Annual Spring Meeting, the opportunity to present at the Annual Spring Meeting, and a cash award of 10 000 DKK.

Eligibility and Evaluation Criteria

To be eligible, the nominee must have completed their PhD within 4 years at the time of nomination. Parental leave after completion of the PhD, or similar, may be taken into account, and the number of weeks of parental leave may be multiplied by two. The nominee must be employed at a Danish research institution at the time of nomination. The selection of the Awardees will be made solely on the basis of the candidate’s scientific and professional accomplishments without regard to race, gender, nationality, geographic location, or religious or political views.

Application Documentation

  • A letter of nomination, documenting the candidate’s contribution to epidemiological teaching,
  • research, methods development or dissemination, signed by the nominator (max. 1 page) A Curriculum Vita including contact information (max. 2 pages)

The application must be sent to the Board of the Danish Epidemiological Society
(dansk.epidemiologisk.selskab@outlook.dk) by the nominator.

The nominator may be a supervisor, mentor or collaborator of the nominee, and must be a member of the Danish Epidemiological Society. Applications received directly from nominees will not be accepted. All eligible nominations will be assessed by the Board of the Danish Epidemiological Society; the winner will be contacted directly.