Candidatures et règlement Prix 16 – 17
TO THE YOUNG INVESTIGATORS IN BASIC AND CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY
PLEASE APPLY TO THE GEORGES BROHEE PRIZE 2016-2017 (5000 €)
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION : 31-12-2017
INFORMATION AND RULES
ARTICLE 1. The « Georges Brohee Prize » has been created in order to reward the best
research work in the field of Gastroenterology in its broadest sense.
ARTICLE 2. The prize is biennial. Its amount, determined by the board of directors, will be
announced at the beginning of each two year period. If the prize is not awarded, its amount will be added to the capital of the « Fonds Georges Brohee ».
ARTICLE 3. Candidates must have the Belgian Nationality or have done their research
work in Belgium; they must be younger than 40 years at the date of receipt of their work.
ARTICLE 4. The research work has to be typewritten or printed. A curriculum vitae of the
responsible author must be included. The application should be addressed to the Secretary of the « Fonds Georges Brohee »: Dr I. Borbath, Service de Gastro-entérologie, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200 Bruxelles (Tel. 02. 764.28.22. Fax 02. 764.89.27), before the first of January of each even year (for the period 2016-2017: 01-01-2018).Thereafter, the number of copies for the members of the jury will be specified .
ARTICLE 5. The prize may not be awarded to a research work, previously rewarded by a
prize equal or superior to 5000,00 €.
ARTICLE 6. Previous publications will be accepted if their dates of printing do not exceed
4 years before submission for the prize.
ARTICLE 7. Submitted work must be written in Dutch, English or French with a summary
in English and inlcude all original articles of the author, related to the work, in a single scientific brochure.
ARTICLE 8. The prize cannot be divided but it can acknowledge the work of several
authors; it will be awarded only to the responsible author, with the written consent of the co-authors.
ARTICLE 9. The rewarded work has to be published in Acta Gastro-Enterologica Belgica
(cf article 10)
ARTICLE 10. The responsible author of the crowned work should email his/her manuscript of about 10 double-space typed pages, in English, to the Editor-in-Chief and the editorial office of Acta Gastro-Enterologica Belgica: firstname.lastname@example.org. This commitment is a prerequisite for the attribution of the prize and will be fulfilled within 3 months after reception of the letter announcing the decision of the Jury to the prize-winner.
ARTICLE 11. Composition of the Jury is decided by the General Assembly and will consist
of 3 members of the « Fonds Georges Brohee » + experts. The decision of the Jury is without appeal.
Dr M HIELE President Dr Ed. LOUIS Vice-President Dr I. BORBATH Secretary
Administrative Secretary: H Van Leemputten, J.Stallaert St 28, 1050 Brussels