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ICADTS Program Content

  1. Young Scientist Stipend Description and Winners
  2. LMIC Stipend Description and Winners
  3. Working Paper Award Description
  4. Poster Award Description
  5. Other Awards

 

Young Scientist Stipend Description

These awards were created to encourage young scientists and those embarking on a career in traffic safety to develop their knowledge base and experience in different areas of alcohol, drugs and traffic safety, with financial support for eligible individuals to attend T2019 in Edmonton.

Winners:

Amie Hayley, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

Stefan Lakamper, University of Zürich, Switzerland

Natalie Gastin, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

Marcelo Rocha, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Michelle Tomczak, University of Alberta, Canada

Nevicia Case, McGill University, Canada

 

LMIC Stipend Description and Winners

These awards were created to encourage researchers from low-or middle-income countries to develop their knowledge base and experience in different areas of alcohol, drugs and traffic safety with support with financial support for eligible individuals to attend T2019 in Edmonton.

Thank you to City of Edmonton and ICADTS for their generous support in creating these stipends.

 Winners:

Ahsan Ul Haz, Government of Pakistan, Pakistan

Jinky Lu, National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila, Philippines

Gabriel Andreucceti, University of Sao Paulo Medical School

Frans Matlakala, University of Limpopo, South Africa

 

Working Paper Awards

Best Working Paper by a Young Scientist

A $500.00 award will be granted to the author of the best working paper submitted by a Young Scientist based on the quality, relevance and scientific usefulness of the work.

Winner: Heather Woods-Fry, Canada

 

Best Working Paper by a Researcher from a Low-or Middle-Income Country

A $500.00 award will be granted to the author of the best working paper submitted by a Researcher from a Low-or Middle-Income Country based on the quality, relevance and scientific usefulness of the work.

 Winner: Leticia Fara, Brazil

 

Best Poster Award

A $500.00 award will be granted for the best poster submission.

Winner: Matt Webster

 

ICADTS Awards

The Widmark Laureates

The Widmark Award was established in 1965 at Indianna University in honour of Professor Erik M P Widmark, whose comprehensive research during the first half of the twentieth century touched on all aspects of the pharmacology of alcohol.

Widmark Awards honour those who have made an outstanding, sustained and meritorious contribution to the field that has led to international standing and respect. Candidates must have an impressive record of accomplishments that signify pre-eminence in the field.

 Winners:

Richard Compton

Hallvard Gjerde

Mary Sheehan

 

The Haddon Award

The Haddon Award was established in 1999. It is awarded in recognition of successfully implementing scientific based changes in public policy that reduce the effects of alcohol and drugs on traffic safety.

 Winners:

Douglas Beirness  

James Fell

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

Borkenstein Award

The Borkenstein Award recognizes individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to international cooperation in alcohol and drug-related traffic safety programs.

 Winner: Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety, Queensland

 

Thank you to City of Edmonton and ICADTS for their generous support in creating these stipends