The World Academy of Sciences Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Partner wishes to invite you. They invite you to nominate suitable candidates for the TWAS-SAREP Regional Young Scientists’ Prize 2019 on Infectious Diseases.
TWAS-SAREP seeks to honor an outstanding young scientist/Investigator in health sciences who has made a significant contribution to the prevention and control of communicable and non-communicable infectious diseases initiatives in developing countries. The ideal candidate would have contributed through research output that demonstrates impact on human health; advocacy for health equity; training and mentorship of investigators; excellent contributions through clinical or basic research in infectious diseases; recognized contributions to public health through scientific achievements, philanthropy, and policy related engagements. Moreover, the ideal candidate must have been in community engagement and must have published in a reputable, high impact journal.
Moreover, The prize is awarded in fulfillment of the TWAS objective of recognizing, supporting and promoting scientific capacity and excellence in the developing world. Further, The deadline for nominations is 5 August 2019. The 2019 TWAS-SAREP Regional Young Scientists’ Prize is aligned to the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal #3. “Ensure healthy lives and promote wellbeing for all at all ages”. Also, This goal strongly features in other SDGs and in the seven Science. Also, Technology and Innovation Strategy for Africa (STISA) 2024 priority areas.
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