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Medis opens an annual contest for the International Medis Awards for Medical Research 2016

The International Medis Awards for Medical Research is an annual international contest for researchers and practitioners who have presented or published a clinical research work from a specific medical field in a highly ranked congress or a scientific publication.

In 2016 Medis invites the experts from research fields of allergology, anesthesiology, neurology, ophthalmology, pediatrics, pharmacy, pulmonology, rheumatology or urology to participate with their research work. Authors with posters or oral presentations accepted and presented at a European or World scientific congress or with articles from a specific medical field published in scientific publications with an impact factor (IF) greater than 1.5, may apply.

Contest is open to specialists from any of the eight countries where Medis operates: Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia. The research work must be accepted and presented or published between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016. Submitted abstracts and research work will be reviewed by an international panel of ten established and recognized doctors from all eight countries. One winner will be selected from each research field.

The Medis Award includes the sculpture made of bronze named Bodočnost (Future) and financial stimulus for further research work in the gross amount of € 2,500. The finalists of the International Medis Awards for Medical Research along with the members of the international panel will be invited to the Awards Ceremony, which will be held in Ljubljana end of November 2016.

Contest is already opened, submission deadline for applications is 15 September 2016.

Applications in English have to be submitted in a digital format via

More information at: or awards(at)

Apply and become part of the Medis Awards society and network!

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