UEMS SLM/MB International Travel Grant

Grants awarded to financially support travel to the 5th EFLM-UEMS Congress, Antalya, October 10-13, 2018.

A limited number of International Travel Grants are available to help offset travel expenses to attend the 5th EFLM-UEMS Congress in Antalya, Turkey, October 10-13, 2018.



•Grants are not intended to cover all costs of attending the meeting.

•Funding is limited to actual expenses and cannot exceed a maximum of 1000 €.

•Those who receive the grants must provide receipts for their expenses.

•Reimbursement is based on receipts.


Who is eligible?

The candidate must be a registered medical doctor in training or having already completed his/her training for less than 5 years in one of the following fields of Laboratory Medicine: Laboratory Hematology, Transfusion Medicine, Polyvalent Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Chemistry, Microbiology as a field of Laboratory Medicine, Immunology, Genetics.

Applicants must be citizens of UEMS full member, associate member, or observer member countries (https://www.uems.eu/__data/assets/pdf_file/0012/42141/UEMS-National-Association-Members-20171212.pdf).


How to apply?

•Completed application form before September 16, 2018.

•Written confirmation of training in the field of Laboratory Medicine or proof of completed training

•Letter of support from supervisor

•Statement from supervisor indicating applicant’s experience

•Current C.V.

•Available resources statement

•Intended outcome statement

•Proof of abstract submission (not mandatory)


Where to send the application?

Prof. Dr. Stylianos Chatzipanagiotou

Dept. of Medical Biopathology and Clinical Microbiology

Eginition Hospital – Medical School

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

11528 Athens, Ave. Vassilissis Sophias 72, GREECE

tel. +302107289192 fax +302107219860

email: schatzipa@gmail.com