Call for the Michele Tansella Award 2016
Christa Zimmermann Tansella and Carole Tansella have created an international award in memory of Michele Tansella. Michele Tansella was a pioneer in the field of epidemiological psychiatry and the field of mental health service evaluation. He contributed to these fields as a distinguished scientist throughout his life.
The Michele Tansella Award of 2000 Euro will be provided every two years on the occasion of the World Psychiatric Association Section meetings on Epidemiology and Public Health. It will be granted to Post-doctoral researchers / early career researchers under 40 years of age from anywhere in the world. Candidates for the Michele Tansella Award will be the first author of an outstanding publication in the field of epidemiological psychiatry, community psychiatry, or mental health service evaluation.
Eligible papers will have been published in an international peer-reviewed journal in the two years preceding the application for the award. Publications in press can be considered if accompanied by a confirmation of acceptance from the publishing Journal. A panel consisting of international experts and the award donors will judge the applications submitted and select the winner.
Applicants are requested to submit the application here: www.micheletansellaaward.eu