2022 VPHi Best Thesis Award

Application deadline 30 April 2022 - for theses defended between 1/1/2021 and 31/12/2021

The goal of the Best VPHi Thesis Award in In Silico Medicine is to reward individuals for outstanding achievements during their PhD thesis based on:

  • Capacity or knowledge gap
  • Methodological Approach
  • Research outputs
  • International integration

The award consists of a money price of 1000 €. The winner will also be invited to give a lecture at the 6th VPH Barcelona Summer School, that will be held from the 23th to 27th May 2022 in Barcelona. The thematic will be “Models & Simulations for highly multifactorial disorders”. Full information will follow soon.

An ad hoc award committee, composed by both academia and industry representatives, will be established, chaired by Jerome Noailly (UPF) from the VPHi student committee.

Participation rules: Only theses defended between 1/1/2021 and 31/12/2021 will be considered for the award. Each participant will have to submit:

  • A 4-page curriculum vitae
  • A full overview of publications (journal, conference etc.)
  • A recommendation letter by the candidate’s PhD supervisor detailing why the applicant is a deserving candidate
  • A 2-page research summary including
    • Scientific question addressed in PhD
    • Technologies used/developed
    • The most important research results
    • Novelty
    • Impact
    • Future steps
  • The PhD diploma in pdf format (or a certificate if the diploma has not yet been delivered)
  • A pdf document of the complete final PhD thesis (max 10 MB).

This information will have to be sent by email to: federica@vph-institute.org. Please name all your documents: lastname_name initial_documentname.pdf


Are you a VPHi student member?

You are considered a rightful student member, if you:

1. Are affiliated to either an ordinary or a supporting member. Please check if your institution is in one of these lists:

2. Have already applied for a student membership. Your name in this case should appear here: www.vph-institute.org/membership/student.html

If you are not a member and you wish to apply now, please fill up this form to process your application: http://www.vph-institute.org/register.html.

For any further questions, please contact federica@vph-institute.org.

Deadline: The application should be sent by 30 April 2022.

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