The Top Ten Clinical Research Achievement Awards honor outstanding accomplishments and major advances resulting from the nation's investment in research to benefit the health and welfare of its citizens.
This prestigious national competition recognizes up to 10 winning research studies performed at U.S. institutions (see eligibility requirements).
Eligible studies must have been published in a peer-reviewed journal during calendar year 2016.
One study will be chosen to receive the Herb Pardes Clinical Research Excellence Award, which includes a cash prize of $5,000.
Two studies will be chosen to receive the Distinguished Clinical Research Achievement Award, which includes a cash prize of $3,500 each.
All winning studies will be featured at Translational Science 2017 (April 19-20) as specially-recognized posters and in session presentations.
All winning studies and their chosen representatives will be recognized at the Clinical Research Forum's Awards Dinner in Washington, D.C.
All winning studies and their chosen representatives will be featured in a Top Ten video, released to the press and posted on CR Forum social media.
All chosen representatives of winning studies will receive a travel stipend and hotel accommodations to attend the Awards Dinner and Translational Science 2017.
The deadline to submit nominations is January 18, 2017.