The North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (NASPAG), founded in 1986, is dedicated to providing multidisciplinary leadership in education, research and gynecologic care to improve the reproductive health of youth. Its focus is to serve and be recognized as the lead provider in PAG education, research and clinical care, conduct and encourage multidisciplinary and inter-professional programs of medical education and research in the field of PAG, and advocate for the reproductive well-being of children and adolescents and the provision of unrestricted, unbiased and evidence based practice of PAG.
31st Annual Clinical & Research Meeting
APRIL 20-22, 2017
Renaissance Chicago Downtown Chicago, IL
Bayer/NASPAG Young Investigator Grant
The North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (NASPAG) has partnered with the Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals to award funds for one U.S.-based training award to support the development of expertise in Pediatric and Adolescent Contraceptive, Sexual and Reproductive Health Research. All topics in these areas will be eligible for this award including those specifically focusing on the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine systems Mirena® and Skyla®.
The goals of the Bayer/ NASPAG Young Investigator Grant are:
- To promote knowledge of research-based reproductive and gynecologic care in adolescent populations,
- To advance reproductive and gynecologic clinical care for adolescent patients, and
- To facilitate the academic growth, advanced education, and development of future practitioners and researchers, thereby investing in enhancing the specialty of pediatric and adolescent gynecology care and research.
Bayer/ NASPAG Young Investigator Grant for Pediatric and Adolescent Contraceptive, Sexual and Reproductive Health Research Research will offer one grant of $20,000 for research support (including up to $2,000 for a mentor stipend).
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Thank you to all who have donated.
Our Goal is to provide continued financial support for NASPAG now and in the future. The board has defined three primary areas for donations. *Directed donations: Annual Clinical Research Meeting Enhancement – support high caliber workshops and keynote speakers, as well as support medical students or residents to attend the meeting *Research – support research grants and awards Unrestricted donations: Friends of NASPAG- support and enhance the future and success of NASPAG.
Show your continued NASPAG support in honor of our executive director, Dr. Joseph Sanfilppo. This is another way for our members to donate, while giving thanks to Dr. Sanfilippo, as he will be retiring this year. This donation will go to the Friends of NASPAG fund, in honor of Dr. Sanfilippo.
This is an Open Fund for Ongoing Contributions in his honor.
Joe Sanfilippo MD, MBA was a founding father of NASPAG, Executive Director as well as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. After many years of service to NASPAG we celebrate with establishment of the “SANFILIPPO YOUNG SCHOLARS DEVELOPMENT FUND.”
It has been established to recognize Dr. Sanfilippo and his parents Joseph P. and Elena T. Sanfilippo to continue the development and dedication to young, talented individuals committed to enhancing the reproductive health of girls and young women. The fund’s mission is to provide financial support to help develop our next generation of health care professionals by supporting their education and research. You can celebrate Dr. Sanfilippo and his legacy by contributing to the “Sanfilippo Young Scholars Development Fund” at www.naspag.org (contributions are tax deductible and contribute to total-cumulative NASPAG giving).