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Award Description

The Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology Section Horace W. Davenport Distinguished Lectureship is in honor of one of the most distinguished members of the Gastrointestinal & Liver Physiology Section and past president of the APS, Horace W. Davenport. This is the most prestigious award of the APS Gastrointestinal & Liver Physiology Section.

The award recognizes distinguished lifetime achievement in gastrointestinal and liver physiological research, including accomplishments in research, teaching, training and activities within the APS. The ideal candidate will have made contributions whose implications extend beyond the boundaries of gastrointestinal and liver research interests. The Gastrointestinal & Liver Physiology Section Steering Committee chooses the recipient of this award. Awardees will deliver an honorary award lecture at American Physiology Summit and are recognized at the Gastrointestinal & Liver Physiology Section Banquet and Business Meeting. Questions should be directed to Melanie Gareau, Awards Chair of the GIL Section.


Eligibility
  • Any member of the APS in good standing.
  • Applicant must have a primary affiliation in the Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology Section to apply or be nominated for the award.

Criteria
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Nomination Letter

Applications are only accepted via online submission.

 

Award at a Glance

Award amount: $1,000, reimbursement of the advance registration fee plus up to $2,000 travel reimbursement to American Physiology Summit 2024, and complimentary admission to the Section Banquet dinner.

Deadline: February 8 

Questions? Contact:  Melanie Gareau, Awards Chair, GIL Section

Who Can Apply: Must be an APS member in good standing and a member of the Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology Section.

Past Awardees