KANZAWA MEDICAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION
2014 (17th) Kanzawa Medical Award Candidate
Recommendation Requirements

 1. Intent of Award
   This foundation is intended to encourage studies from various angles of causes, prevention, 
   diagnoses, therapies, etc. of various diseases occurred in women at reproductive age with focus on
   perinatal period and elderly/senile women, and develop medical care and medicine, thereby
   contributing to the enhancement of health and welfare of the people of Japan.
   
 2. Scope of Award
   A researcher who made a remarkable achievement from his/her farsighted and unique research in
   the basic or clinical researches on the following therapeutic areas:
   (1)Studies on causes, prevention, diagnoses, therapies, etc. of various diseases occurred in
      women at reproductive age
   (2)Studies on causes, prevention, diagnoses, therapies, etc. of various diseases occurred in
      women along with aging
 
 3. Amount of Award     3 million yen per study to one person
 
 4. Recommenders
   (1)The recommender should be the representatives of the following societies designated
     by the foundation:
Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology Japan Society of Perinatal and Neonatal Medicine
Japan Society of Fertilization and Implantation The Japan Society for Menopause and Women's Health
Japan Society for Reproductive Medicine The Japanese Teratology Society
Japan Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy The Japanese Urological Association
Japan Society of Maternal Health
The Japan Geriatrics Society
(In the order of the Japanese syllabary)
   (2) The recommender should be the director or councilor of the foundation.
  
 5. Application Method
   One recommender is able to recommend only one candidate.
 6. Recommendation Method
   Fill out the designated recommendation form and send it to the foundation.
   The recommendation form is available at the request to the foundation by e-mail or fax.
  
 7. Deadline
   Recommendation forms with the date of stamp on or before Tuesday, September 30, 2014 are effective.
 
 8. Selection Method
   The selection committee makes selection and final decisions are made by the board of directors.
 
 9. Notification of Decision
   Applicants and recommenders will be notified in writing in December, 2014.
 
10. Presentation of Award
   Kanzawa Medical Award will be presented no later than March 31, 2015.
 
11. Submission of Recommendation Form and Contact for Inquiries
   Kanzawa Medical Research Foundation
19-48, Yoshino, Matsumoto 399-8710
Tel: 0263-25-9644
Fax: 0263-25-9982
http://www.kissei.co.jp/fund/fund-e.htm
E-mail: fund@kissei.co.jp