SOMANZ ASM AWARDS & TRAVEL GRANTS

The Society makes available a number of awards at the Annual Scientific Meeting. Applications are called for as part of the abstract submission process, and are judged at the ASM.


SOMANZ PRESIDENT'S AWARD

The SOMANZ President’s Award will be given to the best clinical presentation by any SOMANZ member at the Annual Scientific Meeting.  The award is for A$1000 and will be judged by an expert panel throughout the meeting and awarded on the final day.


SOMANZ ANDREW PHIPPARD MEMORIAL AWARD

The SOMANZ Andrew Phippard Memorial Award will be given to the best oral scientific presentation by a junior SOMANZ member during the meeting.  This award is for A$1000 and will be judged by an expert panel throughout the meeting and awarded on the final day.


SOMANZ BEST POSTER AWARD

The SOMANZ Best Poster Award will be available during the Annual Scientific Meeting in Alice Springs, NT. Please indicate if you wish to be considered for the Poster Award during the abstract submission process. You must be a SOMANZ member to apply and must be standing by your poster at the time of the poster session. The SOMANZ Poster Award is to the value of A$500.


SOMANZ TRAVEL GRANTS 

Applications are invited from junior SOMANZ members to apply for a Travel Grant to attend the Annual Scientific Meeting in Alice Springs, NT.  The travel grants are to the value of A$500. Applicants must be a financial member of SOMANZ at the time of application and be presenting at the meeting. Applications (in the form of a brief letter from a supervisor or department head) should be sent to the SOMANZ Secretariat via email to: sneylon@somanz.org by Monday 15 August 2016.  Please use “SOMANZ Travel Grant Application” in the subject line of your email.


2015 SOMANZ ASM GRANTS & AWARDS RECIPIENTS

  • SOMANZ President's Award - Ben Stephens
  • SOMANZ Andrew Phippard Memorial Award - May Ching Soh
  • SOMANZ Best Poster Award - Marloes Dekker, Shilpa Jesudason
  • SOMANZ Travel Grants - Krupali Bulsari, May Ching Soh, Ben Stephens, Sigrid Theordore

2014 SOMANZ ASM GRANTS & AWARDS RECIPIENTS

  • SOMANZ President's Award - Ruth Hughes
  • SOMANZ Andrew Phippard Memorial Award - Luke Grzeskowiak
  • SOMANZ Best Poster Award - Narelle Kennedy
  • SOMANZ Travel Grants - Selina Boughton, Luke Grzeskowiak, Kristine Matusiak

2013 SOMANZ ASM GRANTS & AWARDS RECIPIENTS

  • SOMANZ President's Award - Franziska Pettit
  • SOMANZ Andrew Phippard Memorial Award - Lauren De Luca
  • SOMANZ Best Poster Award - Jessica Phillips-Yelland
  • SOMANZ Travel Grants - Fiona Britten, Flavian Grace Joseph, Heather McKay, Harish Venugopal

2012 SOMANZ ASM GRANTS & AWARDS RECIPIENTS

  • SOMANZ President's Award - Ruth Hughes
  • SOMANZ Andrew Phippard Memorial Award - Natalie Davidson
  • SOMANZ Best Poster Award - Rahmah Saaid
  • SOMANZ Travel Grants - Natalie Davidson, Madeline Denham, Claire Parker, Tristan Hardy, Ruth Hughes