Dear Colleagues

I am writing to you to give a final reminder about the availability of the Joint EPHAREACPT Young Investigator Awards in Translational Pharmacology. EPHAR and the European Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (EACPT) are collaborating on this joint initiative to recognise projects of excellence in translational research in pharmacology. There will be 2 awards of EUR 1,000 each that will be given in 2017 to young scientists who have published an outstanding research paper in the past two years. Please forward this e-mail and the enclosed document to members of your national Society.

Applicants must (i) be not more than 35 years of age on the deadline date, (ii) published the paper they wish to submit in 2015 or 2016 as first author, (iii) have conducted the submitted study in an institution of a country member of EACPT and/or EPHAR, and (iv) be a member of one of the member societies of EPHAR or EACPT, or be an individual associate member of EACPT.

The application must include each of the following as a single pdf file:

Applications as a single file should be submitted to Professor Andreas Papapetropoulos at and be received by the end of the end of 31st January 2017.

The Executive Committees of the EACPT and EPHAR will convene a judging panel that will take into account the:

The winners of the award will be announced on both the EACPT and EPHAR websites on 31st May 2017 and the awards will be made at the EACPT 2017 Congress in Prague (24–27 June).

Kind regards,

Andreas Papapetropoulos

EPHAR, Secretary General


Andreas Papapetropoulos, BPharm, PhD, FAHA, FBPhS

Professor & Director

Laboratory of Pharmacology

Faculty of Pharmacy

University of Athens

Athens 15771 Greece


Tel (+30)210-7274786

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