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SIOG 2022 Conference Secretariat
New Way Management
Le Cube, 7 Avenue Michel Chevalier
06130 Grasse
France
E-mail: siog2022@newway-management.com
Website: www.siogconference.org

SIOG 2022 Young Investigator Award

The aim of the SIOG Young Investigator Award is to promote research in the field of geriatric oncology and to recognise the outstanding contribution of young investigators in understanding, preventing and treating cancer in older patients.

To be eligible for the award candidates must

  • be a SIOG member
  • be young / new in the field of geriatric oncology and / or working as a trainee in any discipline that is involved with treatment of older cancer patients (e.g. surgery, radiotherapy, medical oncology, urology, pulmonology, haematology, etcetera) and / or PhD student, postdoctoral fellow or researcher (Young SIOG welcomes all SIOG members who feel addressed by these terms, and does not work with an upper age limit)
  • have their abstract accepted at the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference in Geneva.

IMPORTANT: The abstract submitted for the SIOG Young Investigator Award must not have been published, nor submitted for publication for another meeting or publication.

Applicants should submit their abstract to the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference by May 8th, 2022 midnight CET. They need to select “SIOG Young Investigator Award” within the submission process.

Applicants should also submit to events@siog.org by May 8th, 2022:

  • a letter of intent
  • a copy of their submitted abstract (final submission pdf file with abstract identifier)
  • a one-page CV (education with appropriate dates, current position, research activity including grants awarded, and relevant publications)
  • give the title of their PhD and the date it was obtained

Applicants will be notified in July 2022 if they have been listed as finalist for the SIOG 2022 Young Investigator Award.

Finalists will present their work within one of the abstract sessions during the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference in Geneva, Switzerland. Based on the presentation, members of the Scientific programme committee (judging panel) will then select the winner who is to be announced at the Presidential session on October 30th, 2022.

Selected for the outstanding quality of their work, three Young Investigators will be competing for this prestigious SIOG Award presenting their original research in front of the conference delegates and members of the Scientific Programme Committee.

Applications will be judged on:

  • The scientific merit of the abstract
  • The quality and originality of the manuscript
  • The oral abstract presentation

IMPORTANT: As the SIOG Young Investigator Award is judged in part on the presentation of the finalist’s work at the scientific session taking place at the Annual Conference, the finalist must be the presenter of his/her submission and no alternates or proxy will be allowed.

The winner of SIOG Young Investigator Award receives an award certificate and a free registration for the SIOG 2023 conference The prize will be awarded during the Presidential session of the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference in Geneva, Switzerland. The 2 other finalists will each receive an award certificate and free 1 year SIOG membership.

All awardees will be announced in the Scientific Programme of the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference as the SIOG 2022 Young Investigator Award finalist.

IMPORTANT: When submitting an abstract for the SIOG Young Investigator Award, the first winner commits to submitting the full manuscript pertaining to the presented research for consideration for publication in the Journal of Geriatric Oncology – the official journal of SIOG.

SIOG 2022 Nursing and Allied Health Investigator Award

The SIOG Nursing & Allied Health Investigator Award aims to promote research in the field of nursing in geriatric oncology and to recognize the outstanding contribution of these investigators in understanding and caring for cancer in older patients.

To be eligible for the award candidates must

  • be a SIOG member
  • be the principal investigator for an original research project in the area of nursing or another allied health profession
  • have their abstract accepted at the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference in Geneva

IMPORTANT: The abstract submitted for the SIOG Nursing & Allied Health Investigator Award must not have been published, nor submitted for publication for another meeting or publication.

Applicants should submit their abstract to the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference by May 8th, 2022 midnight CET. They need to select “SIOG Nursing and Allied Health Investigator Award” within the submission process.

Applicants should also submit to events@siog.org by May 8th, 2022:

  • a letter of intent
  • a copy of their submitted abstract (final submission pdf file with abstract identifier)
  • a one-page CV (education with appropriate dates, current position, research activity including grants awarded, and relevant publications)
  • and clearly state if they are nurse or allied professional (specify which allied profession)

Applicants will be notified in July 2022 if they have been listed as finalist for the SIOG Nursing and Allied Health Investigator Award.

Finalists will present their work within one of the abstract sessions during the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference in Geneva, Switzerland. Based on the presentation, members of the Scientific programme committee (judging panel) will then select the winner who will be announced at the Presidential session on October 30th, 2022.

Selected for the outstanding quality of their work, three Nursing and Allied Health investigators will be competing for this prestigious SIOG Award presenting their original research at SIOG 2022.

Applications will be judged on:

  • The scientific merit of the abstract
  • The quality and originality of the manuscript
  • The oral abstract presentation

IMPORTANT: As the SIOG Nursing and Allied Health Investigator Award is judged in part on the presentation of the finalist’s work at the scientific session of the SIOG Annual Conference, the finalist must be the presenter of his/her submission and no alternates or proxy will be allowed.

The winner of SIOG Nursing and Allied Health Investigator Award receives an award certificate with a free registration for the SIOG 2023 conference. The prize will be awarded during the Presidential session of the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference in Geneva, Switzerland. The 2 other finalists will each receive an award certificate and free 1 year SIOG membership.

All finalist will be announced in the Scientific Programme of the SIOG 2022 Annual Conference as SIOG 2022 Nursing and Allied Health Investigator Award finalist.

IMPORTANT: When submitting an abstract for the SIOG Nursing and Allied Health Investigator Award, the first winner commits to submitting the full manuscript pertaining to the presented research for consideration for publication in the Journal of Geriatric Oncology – the official journal of SIOG.

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Start:
October 28, 2022

End:
October 30, 2022

Venue:
International Conference Center Geneva

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