Young Investigators 2021

The New York State Chapter of the American College of Cardiology sponsors a Young Investigators’ Award Competition in conjunction with its Shark Tank Challenge each year.

Any Fellow in Training (FIT), resident, medical student or graduate student who has participated in cardiovascular research in New York State may compete in the New York State Chapter, ACC Young Investigators’ Competition. Submissions are due Friday, Aug. 27, 2021.

The best scientific abstracts will be displayed as posters during the Young Investigators’ Award Competition in conjunction with its Shark Tank Challenge, which is held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the New York State Chapter of the American College of Cardiology. The Young Investigators with the top-scoring Abstracts and best Clinical Case will also be selected for a brief (3-5 minute) oral presentation at the same meeting. Download the Guidelines for more information.

Please be sure to download include a copy of the Cover Sheet with each submission. Submissions are due Friday, Aug. 27, 2021. Should you require additional information beyond what is outlined in the Guidelines, please call the New York State Chapter at (212) 686-0228 or email [email protected]

Event Location:

The event is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 29, 2021, in the Ocean Wonders “Sharks!” exhibit in Coney Island during the 2021 Shark Tank Challenge event.

Note: If you are looking to become involved in Chapter in other ways, consider attending the annual Legislative Conference with NYACC leadership or serving on an NYACC Task Force, Group or Committee. For details, call us at (212) 686-0228 or email [email protected]