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International Award

This award recognises outstanding scientific contributions by a paediatric endocrinologist practising in a country outside Europe and the Mediterranean basin. The award acknowledges lifetime excellence in scientific paediatric endocrinology around the world and involvement with ESPE.

06 Jan

Nomination Deadline

Regulations

Nominations are invited for the ESPE International Award through the following procedure:
  • Candidates must be nominated in writing by an ESPE member or the official representative of a sister society to ESPE. Self-nominations are not accepted
  • Any candidate nominated by an ESPE member should be endorsed by the local sister society
  • A letter of endorsement, outlining the suitability of the candidate for the award, should accompany the nomination
  • Candidates should submit their full CV
  • The winner is invited to present a brief lecture at the ESPE Annual Meeting
  • All nominations must be submitted electronically to the ESPE Senior Operating Officer at espesoo@bioscientifica.com
  • Candidates may only be considered for one award each year. If a candidate is nominated for more than one award, they will be asked to choose which award they wish to be considered for

Eligibility

  • Candidates must be from a country outside Europe and the Mediterranean basin
  • Candidates must be nominated by an ESPE member or the official representative of a sister society to ESPE 
  • Current members of the ESPE Council and the Andrea Prader Committee are ineligible for this award

Evaluation

  • All nominations will be acknowledged by email
  • Selection of the award winner will be made by the Andrea Prader Committee
  • A decision will be made by the Andrea Prader Committee and is based on the candidate's outstanding scientific contributions by a paediatric endocrinologist practising in a country outside Europe and the Mediterranean basin
  • The successful candidate will be notified by the Secretary General by the end of April. Candidates who have not received notification by this date should assume that they have not been successful

 

2018 Dr Constantine A Stratakis, Hamilton, Canada

2017 Dr Tsutomu Ogata, Hamamatsu, Japan

2016 Dr George Werther, Victoria, Australia

2015 Dr Claude Migeon, Maryland, USA

2014 Sir Dr Peter Gluckman, Auckland, New Zealand

2013 Dr Ron Rosenfeld, Oregon, USA

2012 Dr Walter Miller, San Francisco, USA