Distinguished Investigator Award
Application deadline is October 31, 2019.
Recognition of a Distinguished Investigator who has made an outstanding contribution to rheumatology internationally. The candidate must be a CRA member in good standing, and an accomplished Canadian Rheumatologist of high professional calibre who has significantly furthered rheumatology research in Canada through the development of a major research program; who displays innovation in his or her work; and who has produced a significant body of research publications.
Scoring criteria (all criteria are scored out of 10):
- Development of major research program
- Research productivity
- Overall contribution to rheumatology internationally
Scores can be mathematically averaged. High scores in all criteria are necessary to win award.
The award consists of a $2,500.00 cheque and a framed certificate.