Expressions of Interest to join 2023 VIIN Young Investigator Committee
8 November 2024
Membership of the Young Investigator Committee is a prestigious opportunity for EMCRs to take leading roles in the infection and immunity community. By becoming part of the Young Investigator Committee, you are building your curriculum vitae in the areas of committee work, peer review, session chairing and skills relating to management, communication and influencing.
In this role, you will be required to:
- Attend Young Investigator Committee and Sub-Committee meetings (approximately 4 per year) (a mix of face-to-face and virtual mode).
- Participate in peer review for the annual Young Investigator Symposium and contribute to practical organisation of this event (including speaker management, sponsor recruitment, chairing sessions and other tasks).
- Contribute to a sub-committee responsible for the organisation of other workshops or networking activities throughout the year.
After 12 months of service, a Young Investigator Committee member may be eligible for self-/nomination as the ECR Representative to the VIIN Executive Committee.