Graham Wallace: G.R.Wallace@bham.ac.uk


Woman in Science Award

WCI 2019 are pleased to announce that the Women in Science award has been given to Prof Catherine Godson, Diabetes Complications Research Centre, Conway Institute & School of Medicine UCD, Belfield, Dublin, IRELAND.

The Executive Committee of the International Association of Inflammation Societies (IAIS) will consider potential awardees for the Woman in Science Award, and an awardee will be approved by the Steering Committee representing member societies. All IAIS members are encouraged to suggest potential awardees to Graham Wallace, IAIS President. The award recognizes an outstanding scientist in the field of inflammation who also helped inspire and facilitate the scientific and career advancement of women scientists in inflammation research. The awardee will present an award lecture at the meeting followed by presentation of an award recognition plaque.

Lifetime Achievement Award

WCI 2019 are pleased to announce that the Life Time Achievement Award has been given to Prof John Hamilton, Department of Medicine at Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

The Executive Committee of the International Association of Inflammation Societies (IAIS) will consider potential awardees for the Lifetime Achievement Award, and an awardee will be approved by the Steering Committee representing member societies. All IAIS members are encouraged to suggest potential awardees to Graham Wallace, IAIS President. The award recognizes the outstanding career of an established internationally recognized scientist in inflammation research, with emphasis on those scientists who have forged collaboration, cooperation and good will across scientific disciplines and across countries, for example through international collaborations including participation in societies such as the IAIS. The awardee will present an award lecture at the meeting followed by presentation of an award recognition plaque.