ISHR-ES – Servier Research Fellowship 2017 awarded to Dr Vasco Sequeira Oliveira

Dienstag, 1. August 2017

The 2017 ISHR-ES/Servier Research Fellowship was awarded to Dr Vasco Sequeira Oliveira (Amsterdam, Pays-Bas) during the ISHR-European Section Congress meeting in Hamburg (Germany) which took place from July 24th to 27th, 2017.

Dr Sequeira Oliveira submitted a project “Energy insufficiency-mediated ADP elevations as cause of diastolic dysfunction” which will be carried out in Amsterdam (Netherlands) at the Vanderbilt University.

The International Society for Heart Research-European Section (ISHR-ES)/Servier Research Fellowship is aimed at fostering the integration of European cardiovascular research. A 30 000 € grant is offered every year by Servier in partnership with the ISHR-ES to support a cardiovascular research project within a European research  group for a period of up to 1 year.

Eligibility: applicants should be 35 years of age or less, have obtained their PhD or equivalent graduation between February 1st, 2016 and the application deadline, and be ISHR-ES members at the time of the application deadline, i.e. December 15, 2017.

The planned research project is to be completed within one year and should be presented at the 35th Meeting of the European Section of ISHR (July 16‐19, 2018, in Amsterdam, Netherlands).

Next deadline for applications: December 15th, 2017.

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