ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Requirements

Who can apply
  • Health care providers (HCP) and healthcare organizations (HCO), such as hospitals, universities and independent institutions, with a proposal related to the objective of the program.
  • Participants who are HCPs must be employed and/or explicitly supported by an HCO.
 
 
The proposal
  • Participants must present a focused project with goals that can be achieved within 12-18 months.
  • Participants must submit a proposal IN ENGLISH that includes:
    • Their CV or a brief résumé.
    • Short description of HCO either as applicant, or as employer and supporter of applicants who are HCPs.
    • In case of HCPs, a letter of authorization from the HCO expressly authorizing the HCP(s) to submit a proposal in relation with a project to the selection process of the GHAGA.
    • Project description (background, objectives, design and contribution to quality of life improvement).
    • Timelines and budget analysis.
    • A complete application form.

By sending their proposal participants agree to all the terms and conditions for participation.

Further, participants authorize Grifols to retain and use their personal information filed for the entire application period. Grifols warrants that all personal information and project proposals will be treated confidentially and will not be disclosed to third parties unrelated to these awards. For further details please refer to terms and conditions for participation.

Appraisal Criteria

The applications meeting the candidature requirements as detailed in the terms and conditions for applications will be assessed by the Review Committee for:

SCIENTIFIC MERIT

  • The validity of the expected outcomes and the project's potential regional impact.
  • The feasibility of completing the proposed work within 12-18 months.

CLINICAL/MEDICAL IMPACT

  • The validity of the rationale / expected outcomes to contribute to increase disease awareness and or access to diagnosis, offer education or improve patient care.
  • Proposals showing potential regional impact will be highly evaluated.

PLAN EXECUTION AND GRANT RECIPIENTS

  • Qualification of the participants and of the HCOs supporting the participants.
  • Expertise in the subject area in which the proposal will be executed.
  • Profile of the recipient.

Review Committee

Internal Member

Chris Healey Patient advocacy representative

Internal Member

Eva Bastida Medical Affairs representative

Award program ambassador

Dr. Magdy El Ekiaby

Award program ambassador

Dr. Glenn Pierce

Award program ambassador

Dr. Novie Chozie

Internal Member

Chris Healey Patient advocacy representative

Internal Member

Eva Bastida Medical Affairs representative

Award program ambassador

Dr. Magdy El Ekiaby

Award program ambassador

Dr. Glenn Pierce

Award program ambassador

Dr. Novie Chozie

Award Secretary

Internal member

Sandra Nieto Medical Affairs representative

Internal member

Roser Mir Medical Affairs representative

Internal member

Sandra Nieto Medical Affairs representative

Internal member

Roser Mir Medical Affairs representative