2021 Audrey S. Penn Lectureship Application

Deadline for nominations is

Monday, April 26, 2021 11:59 pm PDT

Purpose

The Audrey S. Penn Lectureship is provided to an ANA member who conducts outstanding research, program-building, or educational scholarship to promote health equity on health care disparities. The award is intended to recognize an ANA member investigator whose novel and significant work has had or may have a far-reaching impact on the etiology, detection, diagnosis, treatment, survivorship or prevention of neurologic health disparities, building clinical programs to care for historically underserved populations, and/or commitment to expanding the underrepresented in the medical workforce. The recipients are determined by the ANA IDEAS Task Force.

Recipients of the Audrey S. Penn Lectureship are expected to present during the ANA Annual Meeting

Eligible candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Current ANA member in good standing 
  • Actively working in the field of academic neurology or neuroscience
  • Agree to present at the ANA Annual meeting

Candidates who have submitted unsuccessfully in the past may reapply. Self-nominations are encouraged. 

The Presenter of the Lectureship receives: 

  • $2,000 honorarium
  • Gratis Annual Meeting registration
  • Up to $2,000 travel and lodging reimbursement ( when the Annual Meeting is held in-person)
  • Commemorative plaque

Applications must include the following:

  1. Nominee’s CV
  2. NIH Biosetch ( if available but does not substitute for the CV) 
  3. Statement that discusses why the candidate should be selected for the lectureship
    • This is an opportunity to showcase important work that may not be readily apparent from the CV
    • Maximum of 500 words
  4. Proposed abstract for the lecturship given during the ANA Annual Meeting
    • Maximum 250 words 

   

Submitter Information

It is my honor to nominate:

Nominee Information
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