Developmental Core (B) : Travel Awards

Travel Awards

The Miami CFAR offers travel awards on a rolling basis up to $1000 for pilot grant awardees, with a currently active project or whose project has ended within the last 12 months. Awards are for Pilot Award PI’s who are presenting a paper or oral abstract to a scientific meeting. Please follow the guidelines below and send your request to Melanie Weiss at m.weiss11@med.miami.edu. You are encouraged to also make use of any travel funds that might be available from the conference. Requests will be reviewed and applicants will be notified of the outcome.

Guidelines

  • Title of pilot project
  • Title & authors of abstract
  • Acceptance letter for abstract
  • Budget for use of funds
  • Conference/Meeting that you would like to attend (title, when, where)

Awardees

2013-14
Ibolya Edit-Andras, Biochemistry
20th Scientific Conference of the Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology (SNIP)

MinSeon Park, Biochemistry
20th Scientific Conference of the Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology (SNIP)

2014-15
Emmanuel Thomas, Cell Biology
HIV DART

Andrew Wawrzyniak, Psychiatry
36th Annual Meeting of Society on Behavioral Medicine

2015-16
Maria Alcaide, Infectious Disease
IAS

Peter Angeletti, University of Nebraska
DNA Tumorvirus Meeting

Jose Martinez-Navio, Pathology
HIV Vaccines (X8), joint with meeting on HIV Persistence: Pathogenesis and Eradication (X7) – Keystone Symposia

2016-17
Isabella Rosa-Cunha, Infectious Disease
IANS Conference