Society for Women's Health Research Medtronic Prize for Scientific Contributions to Women's Health
The Society for Women's Health Research and the Medtronic Foundation
have established an annual prize of $75,000 to recognize a woman
scientist or engineer for her contributions to women's health.
The prize encourages women scientists and engineers to work on issues
uniquely related to women's health and rewards women who have devoted a
significant part of their careers to this area. The prize honors
commitment to the area of sex differences and work to pass this
commitment to collaborators and students as both a role model and
mentor. The prize is given to an outstanding scientist or engineer in
mid-career whose work has led or will lead directly to the improvement
of women's health.
Nominations are now being
accepted for the 2013 Society for Women's Health Research Medtronic
Prize for Scientific Contributions to Women's Health!
Please download the application, save a copy to your desktop,
complete the interactive PDF and then submit it to Aaron Pope, [email protected] (mailto:[email protected]). We will not accept faxed or mailed forms. The deadline for nominations is February 8, 2013, and the winner must be available April 29, 2013 to receive the prize in person at SWHR's annual gala in Washington, DC.
2013 SWHR Medtronic Prize Application Form (http://www.womenshealthresearch.org/site/DocServer/Medtronic-2013.pdf?docID=10381)
Please contact Aaron Pope, 202.496.5001 or [email protected] (mailto:[email protected]) with any questions.
The award is presented each year at SWHR's Annual Gala in Washington, D.C.