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Angeliki Messina was awarded the FIDSSA-Institut Merieux Young Investigator Award

01 Jul 2019

In 2017, Angeliki Messina was awarded the FIDSSA-Institut Merieux Young Investigator Award. Here, she discusses why she chose to apply, how she’s used the funds to support her research career and shares helpful hints for future applicants.


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FIDSSA-Instit Merieux awards SASPID Call for applications

27 Mar 2019

Institut Merieux awards call for application

Call for applications to SASPID members

 

SASPID in partnership with Institut Merieux will award the sum of €10 000 to a young investigator undertaking research in one of the following areas:

 

  • Antimicrobial resistance (excluding HIV, TB, malaria)
  • Healthcare-associated infections
  • Sepsis (including neonatal sepsis)

 

Purpose of award

The award will acknowledge excellence in research among young clinician-scientists within the FIDSSA membership and aims to stimulate further work in clinical science and research.


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FIDSSA-Instit Merieux awards SASCM Call for applications

25 Mar 2019

 Institut Merieux awards call for application

Call for applications to SASCM members

 

SASCM in partnership with Institut Merieux will award the sum of €10 000 to a young investigator undertaking research in one of the following areas:

 

  • Antimicrobial resistance (excluding HIV, TB, malaria)
  • Healthcare-associated infections
  • Diagnostics in clinical microbiology (focused on bacteriology, mycobacteriology and mycology)

Purpose of award

The award will acknowledge excellence in research among young clinician-scientists within the FIDSSA membership and aims to stimulate further work in clinical science and research.

 

 


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