This award is to aid a researcher to visit an internationally recognised research institute in their field of study, or to aid in the oral presentation of an international conference paper. The award available is of the value of £1,000 towards such costs.
To apply for this award, please send your C.V., an accompanying letter detailing your plans for the award and how it relates to your current research, and a letter of support from your supervisor to Dr Sean Lanigan:
. The closing date for applications is 10th April 2015.
Your application should be accompanied by a letter of support from a referee who is familiar with your work, preferably your head of department. Either the applicant or the referee must be a member of the BMLA. Priority will be given to junior applicants and to BMLA members.
You will be required to acknowledge support from the British Medical Laser Association, and, as a condition, submit a short report of your experience.
Results are announced at the Annual Conference of the BMLA (May 2015).
The winner of the 2014 Award was Dr Mark Brewin. Mark will be visiting experts in the assessment of burn scars in the Netherlands to help with his work on the use of Pulsed Dye Lasers in the treatment of hypertrophic scars.