Young Investigator's Award

To stimulate research, CWIG has instituted a Prize for the best presentation on topics of clinical or experimental research in the field of Pectus Surgery presented by young investigators at the Annual Meeting of Chest Wall International Group (CWIG)

Candidates for the Prize must:
  • Be the first author of the paper
  • Be under 40 years of age in the year of annual meeting
  • Submit a covering letter to the Executive Secretariat in Exeter, (email) from the Director of Service or Laboratory in the European Institution at which the research programme has been undertaken, indicating the originality of the investigation and the proportion of the work performed by the candidate.
  • Present unpublished work not previously presented at a major scientific meeting.