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Assembly on Allergy, Immunology and Inflammation Rising Star Achievement Award

This award recognizes early junior faculty with a trajectory of achievements in a scientific area of the AII Assembly who demonstrates exemplary promise for a future of achievement.  There is a single award given out per year where the awardee will receive a framed certificate and make a 5-minute presentation of their work to the AII Assembly at the annual Assembly Membership Meeting. There is no monetary award for this recognition. 

Criteria:

  • The awardee must be a Primary or Secondary AII member.
  • The awardee must be an Instructor Level or Assistant Professor level (or equivalent) at the time of nomination
  • Limited to nominees that are ≤ 5 years from terminal doctoral degree (PhDs) or completion of medical fellowship training (MDs or MD/PhDs). Individual waivers of time rule will require a written statement as to the reason for the waiver, and will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Previous awardees are not eligible for the same award.

Nominations:

  • Nominations will come from AII Primary or Secondary Assembly members
  • Submit a completed nomination form summarizing what the nominee has contributed to impact their field thus far and why you believe they demonstrate clear promise for ongoing productivity/achievement.
  • Attach the nominee’s NIH Biosketch or equivalent research CV, limit 5 pages.

Winners of the Rising Star Achievement Award will present their work at the Science and Innovation Center during the ATS International Conference. Certificates will also be awarded during the session.

2021 Assembly on Allergy, Immunology & Inflammation - Rising Star Award

Nominator Information
Nominator Name *
Nominator Institution *
Nominator City
Nomintor State
Nominator Country
Nominator Phone # *
Nominator Email *
Please concisely state your professional relationship to the candidate, highlighting any ties to the candidate, and clearly indicating why you are qualified to represent and support the nomination. *
Provide a very brief synopsis of the candidate's educational, training and professional track. Please confirm and indicate that the candidate is 5 years from terminal doctoral degree (PhDs) or completion of medical fellowship training (MDs or MD/PhDs). This should include any relevant extenuating circumstances if the candidate is outside of the 10 year window since completion of training. *
Please provide a summary of the candidate's research contribution(s) in the area(s) of basic science and/or translational research in the field of allergy, immunology, and inflammation. *
Please provide a summary of the candidate's educational, teaching, and mentoring contributions. *
Please provide a summary of the candidate's participation in Assembly and ATS activities (administrative, committees, workshops, etc.) *
ATS Code of Conduct
When the Society awards an Honor, the Honor reflects the Society's judgment that the honoree's contributions to, and effect on, the field are exemplary. The Society takes into account the totality of the individual's work, professional conduct, ethics and reputation. It expects those who hold Honors to embody highly professional and ethical conduct in their work and interactions with others in the course of their careers. As part of that commitment, we ask that you include a statement in the text box below attesting, to the best of your knowledge, that the nominee's conduct has conformed to the values and expectations in the Policy on Professionalism and Ethical Conduct, and there have been no allegations against the nominee to the contrary, except to the extent you have disclosed them to ATS in your statement.

Please provide a statement attesting to the nominee's adherence to the Code of Conduct. Please provide examples, either your own or firsthand accounts from the nominee's colleague(s), of how the nominee has exhibited and maintained exemplary ethical and professional conduct throughout their career: *
Nominee Information
Nominee Name *
Nominee Institution *
Nominee City *
Nominee State *
Nominee Zip *
Nominee Country *
Nominee Phone # *
Nominee Email *
Code of Conduct
To the best of my knowledge, the nominee's conduct has conformed to the values and expectations in the Code of Conduct Policy, and there have been no allegations against the nominee to the contrary, except to the extent I have disclosed them to ATS. *
I Agree
Upload CV *
Upload NIH Bio-sketch *

 

 

 

Past Recipients for the Assembly on Allergy, Immunology, and Inflammation Rising Star Achievement Award:

2020 - Mark Snyder, MD
2019 - Michelle L. Manni, PhD
2019 - Keven M. Robinson, MD
2018 - Rachel G. Scheraga, MD
2018 - Jeffrey A. Haspel, MD, PhD
2017 - Yvonne J. Huang, MD
2017 - Josalyn L. Cho, MD
2016 - Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD
2016 - Amir A. Zeki, MD