We would like to thank all candidates for their interest in the Francophone Foundation for Diabetes Research – FFRD – through their response to its call for proposals on last 18 February.
For this seventh consecutive year, we received more than 30 application files.
After a very close review of the projects, first evaluated by 3 appointed external experts, and then examined at the meeting of the Scientific Council of 7 October:
8 candidates have been selected for a face-to-face interview for the Scientific Council which will be held in the FFRD’s offices in Paris, on Novembre 4th:
- Dr Cyrielle CAUSSY, Lyon
- Dr Miriam CNOP, Bruxelles
- Dr Bruno FEVE, Paris
- Dr Patrick GILON, Bruxelles
- Dr Kamel MOHAMMED, Bordeaux
- Dr Xavier PRIEUR, Nantes
- Dr Soraya TALEB, Paris
- Dr Guillaume WALTHER, Avignon
The Francophone Foundation for Diabetes Research would like to congratulate them!
As announced, the FFRD will support 3 research projects: 1 clinical research project, 1 basic research project and 1 translational research project of €300.000 each, which means almost 1 million Euros for this year, once again!
The finale decision of the Scientific Council will be known following the interviews meeting of November 4th when the 3 new recipients of the 2019 FFRD Research Grants will be selected.