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International Outstanding Clinician Award

This award recognises an outstanding contribution and lifetime commitment to the practice of clinical paediatric endocrinology in a country outside Europe and the Mediterranean basin. The award aims to strengthen the relationship between ESPE and its sister societies and to acknowledge excellence in paediatric endocrinology around the world.

06 Jan

Nomination Deadline

Regulations

Nominations are invited for the International Outstanding Clinician Award through the following procedure:

  • Self nominations are not accepted
  • Candidates must be nominated in writing by one ESPE member or an official representative of a sister society to ESPE
  • 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 International Outstanding Clinician Award is conferred during a presentation ceremony at the ESPE annual meeting with a brief response from the winner; the award does not include a lecture within the awards session
  • Current members of the ESPE Council and the Andrea Prader Committee are ineligible for this award
  • 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 should have made significant contribution to the field of paediatric endocrinology in their individual countries
  • There is no age limitation
  • Candidates must be nominated by one ESPE member or the official representative of a sister society to ESPE 
  • Candidates must be from a country outside Europe and the Mediterranean basin

Evaluation

  • All nominations will be acknowledged by email
  • Selection of the award winner will be made by the Andrea Prader Committee
  • The decision will be made by the Andrea Prader Committee and is based on the candidates' outstanding contribution and lifetime commitment to the practice of clinical paediatric endocrinology 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 Palany Raghupathy, Bangalore, India

2017 Dr Margaret Zacharin, Melbourne, Australia

2016 Dr Marco Rivarola, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2015 Dr Meena Desai, Mumbai, India