The PSG 32nd Annual Meeting

34th Annual Symposium

June 2-5, 2022

Phoenix, AZ

NINDS conference grant Parkinson study group

PSG eligibility form for travel stipends 2022

Deadline: Friday, April 1, 2022

This grant seeks to fund travel for early-stage investigators who have the ability to enhance the diversity of the conference as women, racial or ethnic minorities, people with disabilities, and others who are among those that have been traditionally underrepresented in science.

Eligibility: A junior investigator (foreign or domestic) is one who is within 5 years of completing fellowship training in Movement Disorders Neurology or a related area of relevance to PD and neurotherapeutics (e.g., Clinical Neuropharmacology, Psychiatry, Biostatistics, etc.).  They will be invited from among Symposium presenters and abstract authors (both PSG and non-PSG members) and members of the PSG and their 140 clinical sites in North America (~130 in the US).  Fellows may apply.

Each junior investigator eligible for funding is required to:

  • submit their CV or NIH-format biosketch
  • letter or email note from her or his supervisor verifying status
  • the Eligibility Form below

Travel Stipend: This travel stipend includes economy-class travel (up to $600 domestic and $1,000 international USD) and lodging up to 2 nights at the Sheraton Grand Wild Horse Pass, with up to $100 covered expenses for travel to and from the venue (receipts must be saved for reimbursement)

Conditions of Travel Stipend: Each junior investigator selected is required to attend the following.

Thursday, June 2, 2022: Junior Investigator Workshop, 4 hours – 2:00pm-6:00pm

Friday, June 3, 2022: Symposium, 6 hours – 8:00am-2:00pm  

Friday, June 3, 2022: PAIR Advocacy Workshop, 1.5 hours – 3:00pm-4:30pm

Saturday, June 4, 2022: PSG – PF PD Genetics Boot camp, 3 hours – 1:30pm-4:30pm

PSG eligibility form for travel stipends

The deadline for applications was Friday, April 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM.