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Awards VB2017

NAVBO Awards at Vascular Biology 2017

2017 Earl P. Benditt Award

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Peter Libby, M.D.

Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Inflammation in Cardiovascular Disease: A Translational Journey
Wednesday, October 18 at 3:15pm
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2017 Judah Folkman Award

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Gillermo García-Cardeña, Ph.D.

Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Insights into the Mechanobiology of the Endothelium
Wednesday, October 18 at 2:30pm
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Young Investigator Awards

2017 Springer Junior Investigator Award


An investigator within five years of their first independent investigator position or within five years of an independent research position in academia, government, or industry, who has submits an abstract to Vascular Biology is eligible.  Applications are due by August 1.

The award recipient will give a 30minute presentation at the Awards Presentations and Lectures session on Wednesday, October 18 at 2:00pm.

More information is available here.

Travel Awards 

NAVBO will present 16 travel awards at $500 each.  NAVBO trainee members who submit an abstract are eligible.  More information is available here.

Outstanding Poster Awards

Up to eight recipients will receive $250 in recognition of their Outstanding Poster Presentation.  This is an onsite competition.  Judges will visit and score posters.
Travel Award recipients are not eligible.

Recipients will be announced and recognized at the closing session, Thursday, October 19.
More information is available here.

Click here for more information about NAVBO trainee awards