online for noycia 2020


the 2020 scientific panel


Important note to potential applicants: The abstract submission is now open! The NOYCIA awards will be presented this year even though the event in Chicago has been cancelled. Please continue with the application process. The Scientific Panel will review and evaluate all the abstracts and select 10 winners. We will continue to provide updates. If you have any questions or concerns, or for further information please contact the NOYCIA Secretariat.


Dear Colleagues,

The 17th annual Novartis Oncology Young Canadian Investigator Awards will be taking place Sunday evening, May 31st in Chicago, IL. The evening begins with registration at 6:30pm, and is followed by dinner and presentations.

NOYCIA is a national competition for medical students, residents, fellows, post-doctorate students, or PhD candidates. Eligible candidates must be first author of an abstract accepted for the 2020 ASCO Meeting, be present at ASCO 2020, and be affiliated with a Canadian institution.

NOYCIA is dedicated to advancing the field of oncology through the promotion of research. In 2019, 29 abstracts were eligible, submitted, and considered by the scientific panel. Following extensive and objective deliberation, ten Canadian oncology researchers were selected to be NOYCIA winners.

To receive more information regarding the application process or about attending this event, please contact the NOYCIA Secretariat. (If you do not use Outlook, please copy and paste into your email client.).

Dr. Tallal Younis
Chair NOYCIA 2020

Celebrating 16 Years of Excellence