WORLD INDIA DIABETES FOUNDATION - USA (WIDF)

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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

The World-India Diabetes Foundation invites nominations for the following awards offered to promote original research on Diabetes in India:

OUTSTANDING INVESTIGATOR AWARD

This award will honor outstanding achievement or research results in the field of Diabetes by a researcher based in India. The award winner will receive a plaque and a cash award at the 17th Annual International Diabetes Symposium in Mumbai, India in January, 2018 ( www.idsi.in/widf ). This award winner will be offered the opportunity to deliver the flagship lecture at the symposium.

DIABETES INNOVATION AWARD

This award will be for innovation in research, practice, technology or healthcare delivery in the field of Diabetes by an investigator based in India. This award winner will receive a plaque and a cash award and may present a lecture at the 17th Annual International Diabetes Symposium in Mumbai, India.

The nomination letters (3 pages or less) should summarize the major contributions (especially original) of the investigator besides a detailed CV that separately provides the original (peer-reviewed) publications, and selected papers (no more than 5) may also be included in the nomination packet. The principal selection criteria will be the originality, significance and impact of the research.

Please send nominations to the following address by December 15, 2017:

Ms. Melissa Aakre

World-India Diabetes Foundation
200 First Street SW
Joseph 5-194
Rochester, MN 55905
USA
E-mail: aakre.melissa@mayo.edu




Chair

Raman Kapur

Chairman, Yale Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Princeton, NJ

President-Scientific

K. Sreekumaran Nair M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine and Consultant in Endocrinology
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN



Treasurer

Prem K. Menon M.D.

Director, Asthma, Allergy, & Immunology Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Chair WIDF Nominating Committee

Bhishma Agnihotri JD

Former Indian Ambassador at Large (NRI)
Baton Rouge, LA

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