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JIEMS Awards

  • 2017 JIEMS AWARD
    • JIEMS – Journal of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Screening – is the official journal of the Latin American Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Neonatal Screening;
    • JIEMS will award the best paper published at the journal; as this is the first edition of the JIEMS AWARD, will be eligible papers which are online by May 31, 2017 (selection will be automatic, no need to apply for this Award)
    • The 2017 JIEMS AWARD winner will be selected by an ad-hoc committee of members of the JIEMS Editorial Board, and will be informed by July 31, 2017;
    • The 2017 JIEMS AWARD consists in a certificate for each one of the co-authors and a grant to the presenting author including registration at ICIEM, air travel, transfer and accommodation (if these expenses were already made by the time of the announcement, they could be reimbursed to the presenter);
    • The winner (first author or any co-author indicated by the lead author) will be invited to come to the podium at the ICIEM Plenary Closing Session, to be held on September 8 from 11:00 to 13:00, and make a brief presentation of the awarded paper. The presenter should confirm attendance by August 15, 2017;
    • Any further information about the 2017 JIEMS AWARD could be requested to

Travel Scholarships

    • Up to twenty ICIEM 2017 YOUNG DELEGATES SCHOLARSHIPS will be awarded, in a competitive basis;
    • Delegates awarded with a scholarship will have the registration fee waived (or reimbursed, if it was already paid) and accommodation provided by the congress organizers in a double room (sharing with another awardee) for up to 4 nights in one of the official ICIEM 2017 hotels;
    • To be eligible for a scholarship, the candidate should;
      • Bo born in or after September 4, 1981;
      • Have an abstract submitted to ICIEM 2017 as first author;
    • To submit the application, candidates should send by the abstract submission deadline (May 15, 2017), the following documents to the email;
      • Letter from the candidate, explaining about the need of this award to increase the chance of participating in the congress;
      • Letter from a member of one of the 5 organizing societies supporting the application, explaining why the candidate would deserve such award and indicating that the candidate is active in the field of inborn errors of metabolism or newborn screening (as undergraduate or graduates student, post-doctoral fellow, young professional or young investigator);
      • Copy of the abstract submitted as first author;
      • Copy of passport of identity card confirming the birth date.
    • Selection will be performed by an ad-hoc committee with representatives of the 5 organizing societies, considering the financial need and the scientific merit.
    • The outcome of the selection will be announced by June 26, 2017.
    • Any further information could be requested to the email
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