Moreover, Dr Agbaje also won an American Heart Association 2023 Paul Dudley White International Scholar Award. The award is presented to the primary author of the highest ranked abstract submitted from each country to the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2023. Importantly, Dr Agbaje has received the International Scholar Award every year for the last three consecutive years. This award is named for Dr Paul Dudley White, who was a founding father of the American Heart Association and an early leader in preventive cardiology. It reflects Dr White’s vision for global excellence in cardiovascular science and medicine.
Dr Agbaje’s research group (urFIT-CHILD) is supported by research grants from Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation, the Finnish Cultural Foundation Central Fund, the Finnish Cultural Foundation North Savo Regional Fund, the Orion Research Foundation, the Aarne Koskelo Foundation, the Antti and Tyyne Soininen Foundation, the Paulo Foundation, the Yrjö Jahnsson Foundation, the Paavo Nurmi Foundation, the Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research, Ida Montin Foundation, Eino Räsänen Fund, Matti and Vappu Maukonen Fund, the Foundation for Pediatric Research, and the Alfred Kordelin Foundation.
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Andrew Agbaje, MD, MPH, Cert. Clinical Research (Harvard), Principal Investigator (urFIT-child). Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland. firstname.lastname@example.org, +358 46 896 5633
Honorary Research Fellow – Children's Health and Exercise Research Centre, Public Health and Sports Sciences Department, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK. email@example.com