The Injury Prevention Committee of the Panamerican Trauma Society is pleased to announce in 2014 the availability of TWO travel award scholarships for the best research related to the field of injury prevention.
The scholarship is intended to support travel to the annual meeting of Panamerican Trauma Society to allow the author(s) to present their work.
All abstracts submitted to the PTS for the 2014 meeting in Panama in the field of injury prevention and/or violence control will be eligible for these scholarships.
Preference will be given to research describing interventional projects rather than simple descriptions of injury epidemiology.
Award Amount: $1,000 USD
Decision by PTS:Upon notification of acceptance for oral presentation, all scholarship recipients will be required to submit a full manuscript. The manuscript submission dateline will be notified by e-mail to authors.
Decision by PTS Scholarship Committee
Based on the timely submission of their manuscript and the following criteria:
- Research method
- Application of epidemiological/statistical tools
- Coherence of the conclusion
- Impact of research