The Newburger-Bellinger Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Award was established in 2013 by the Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Outcome Collaborative to honor Jane Newburger and David Bellinger, pioneers in research designed to understand and improve neurodevelopmental outcomes for children with heart disease. The award is presented annually at the Scientific Sessions of the Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Outcome Collaborative.
The 2018 Newburger-Bellinger Award will be presented during the Seventh Annual Scientific Sessions, June 6-8 in Kansas City, Missouri.
2018 Newburger-Bellinger Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Award
NOMINATIONS ARE ACCEPTED between October 15 and November 15, 2017.
Criteria for nomination: A cardiologist, surgeon, anesthesiologist, neurologist, developmental pediatrician, geneticist, psychologist, nurse, PhD researcher, or other neurodevelopmental professional who has made significant contributions to clinical care, research knowledge, teaching or community advocacy leading to improvements in the neurodevelopmental outcomes of children with heart disease. Please forward this page to other colleagues who may be interested. Membership in CNOC is not a factor.
Submit a letter of support that details the nominee’s significant contribution to Jennifer Butcher, Chair of the CNOC Membership and Communications Committee. All letters of nomination will be reviewed by the Steering Committee. The selected award recipient will deliver a keynote address at the Seventh Annual Scientific Sessions of the Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Outcome Collaborative in Kansas City, Missouri.