Research Workshop Travel Awards

Congratulations to the Research Workshop Travel Award Winners

Amanda Tran, MD, Medical Student, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States; Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, CA, United States.

Abstract Title: Prevalence and characteristics of disaccharidase deficiencies among pediatric patients


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  • Any Early Career Investigator submitting an Original Abstract to the ASPEN Nutrition Science & Practice Conference that aligns with the Research Workshop topic
  • An applicant is considered an Early Career Investigator if he/she is within 10 years of completing a terminal research degree or medical residency (or the equivalent). ASPEN's definition adheres to NIH's guidelines for New Investigators.

Application Information  

  • Submit abstracts to ASPEN's abstract submission site, and select the option to be considered for Research Workshop Travel Awards.
  • ASPEN’s Abstract Review Committee selects top-scoring abstracts. 

The Award Includes  

  • $600 reimbursement for travel associated with attending the ASPEN Nutrition Science and Practice Conference
  • Presentation of your abstract as a poster during the Research Workshop.  (Workshop attendance required).