Distinguished Investigator Award
Nomination deadline is October 13, 2023.
Recognition of a Distinguished Investigator who has made an outstanding contribution to rheumatology internationally. The nominator and seconder must be CRA members in good standing (when nominating). The award nominee must be a CRA member in good standing (when nominated and awarded). The award nominee must be someone who significantly furthered rheumatology research in Canada through the development of a major research program; who displays innovation in their 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.