Young Investigator Award

The best 3 selected abstracts win the prestigious Young Investigator Award, highest form of recognition that IDDF bestows on abstract authors. Authors will be able to present their research in the IDDF main programme. Awards will be presented at the APDW faculty dinner.

We are still offering our YIA, independent of the APDW rewards. We want to reward and recognise young investigators for their outstanding research in gastroenterology and hepatology. lf you have produced research that you are proud of, that you want to share with the international community, submit an abstract to get the award you deserve!

Award Value
  • Winner (1): 1500 USD
    Runners-up (2): 1000 USD each

Selection Process

Our scientific committee carefully evaluated and selected abstracts based on the quality of abstracts with the following criteria.

Originality 20% *
Methodology and design 20% *
Appropriateness of data analysis 20% *
Significance of results 20% *
Clinical relevance and utility 20% *

Our Winners

Congratulations to our Young Investigator Award recipients!

Po Yueh Chen Ditmanson Medical Foundation Chia-Yi Christian Hospital, Taiwan
Comparison of Genotypic Resistance Guided Therapy Versus Empirical Therapy in the Treatment of Refractory H.Pylori Infection After Two or More Failures- A Multicenter Randomized Trial

Seung-Hwa Lee Seo-Hae Hospital, South Korea
Efficacy and Safety Comparison of Sodium Phosphate Tablet and Polyethylene Glycol Solution for Bowel Cleansing in Healthy Korean Adults: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study

Yanna Liu Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, China
Diagnostic Accuracy of CT Angiography-based Virtual Hepatic Venous Pressure Gradient in Patients with Portal Hypertension

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