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Award at a Glance

Award amount: $1,000 + EB advance registration fee reimbursement + up to $2,000 travel reimbursement to EB + complimentary admission to the section banquet at EB

Deadline: January 31

Questions? Contact:  Arianne Theiss, Awards Chair, GIL Section

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

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 EB 2021 and are recognized at the Gastrointestinal & Liver Physiology Section Banquet and Business Meeting. Questions should be directed to Arianne Theiss.


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.