Call for Young Investigator Abstracts:

An important part of the ECFS DNWG meetings is the regular contribution of Young Investigators.
We will soon provide you with additional information about the 18th Annual ECFS Diagnostic Network Working Group Meeting that will be held in February 2021. 
We would like to inform you that we will support again 4 Young Investigators (under 35 years) by Travel Grants (max 250€), based on an evaluation of their scientific work in the field of CF diagnosis. 
Young Investigators will be allowed to submit their abstracts for the DNWG meeting 2021 as of December 2020. 

All selected YI will be able to orally present their work during the meeting.
Please inform any relevant researcher now so they can prepare an abstract of ~250 words (including their date of birth) and submit it to We will inform the selected Young Investigators by the end of December 2020. 

Previous ECFS DNWG Young Investigator Awardees:


ECFS DNWG Young Investigators 2020 - 17th Annual DNWG meeting Utrecht (NL) Left to right: Zeynep Reyhan Onay (Ankara, Turkey), Yulia Melyanovskaya (Moscow, Russia), Magdalena Postek (Warsaw, Poland), Simon Gräber (Berlin, Germany)


ECFS DNWG Young Investigators 2019 - 16th Annual DNWG meeting in Tunis (TN) Left to right: Pavol Ďurč (Brno, Czech Republic), Senne Cuyx (Leuven, Belgium), Magdalena Postek (Warsaw, Poland), Audrey Reynaerts (Brussels, Belgium), Karina Kleinfelder (Verona, Italy).


15th Annual Meeting, 8th – 10th February 2018 - St. Gallen, Switzerland
Reratilwe Mphahlele (Durban, South Africa), Magdalena Postek (Warsaw, Poland), Lander Bosch (Cambridge, UK), Olga Novoselova (Moscow, Russia)


14th Annual Meeting, 16th – 18th February 2017 – Ljubljana, Slovenia 
Rebecca Hyde (Hannover, Germany), Hana Goldstein (Jerusalem, Israel), Erika Asperges (London, UK), Bente Aaalbers (Utrecht, Netherlands)


13th Annual Meeting, 11th – 13th February 2016 – London, UK
Cheryl Stewart (Pretoria, South Africa), Anne Bergougnoux (Montpellier, France), Carla Gomez (Campinas, Brazil), Barbara Bosch (Leuven, Belgium), Silvia Vercellone (Verona, Italy), Michael Klosinski (Berlin, Germany)


12th Annual Meeting, 12th – 14th February 2015 – Warsaw, Poland
Jan Nowak (Poznan, Poland), Denise Peserico (Verona, Italy), Joanna Jaworska (Warsaw, Poland), Justyna Milczewska (Warsaw, Poland), Robert Rauscher (Potsdam, Germany),.


11th Annual Meeting, 13th – 15th February 2014 – Berlin, Germany
Gloria Tridello (Verona, Italy), Michaela Kleinschmidt (Brussels, Belgium), Mike Waller (London, UK), Lea Pinders (Berlin, Germany), Aurelie Hatton (Paris, France)