2016-02-17 The Swedish Child Diabetes Foundation

The Swedish Child Diabetes Foundation’s Johnny Ludvigsson-prize for excellent research in childhood and adolescent diabetes

The prize winner should be a Nordic citizen (of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, or Sweden) and have conducted research in diabetes - clinically in children and adolescents and/or - epidemiologically on childhood and adolescent diabetes and/or - experimentally regarding Type 1 diabetes. The use of biological samples from children and adolescents and a clinical association will be of great importance in the decision.

The prize winners should be nominated by at least three Nordic researchers in diabetes. The motivation should include a description of the scientific achievement (maximum 1000 words in English) and the most important (maximum 20) scientific publications.

Deadline: 15 May

The prize winner will be selected no later than the 15th of June the year of the prize, by a Prize committee consisting of The Swedish.

For more information, contact kansli@barndiabetesfonden.se