ESCMID is happy to announce the recipients of the prestigious ESCMID Awards for the year 2020. Congratulations!
ESCMID Award for Excellence in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
The ESCMID Executive Committee unanimously chose
Prof. Herman Goossens (University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium) as the recipient of the 2020 ESCMID Award for Excellence in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases in recognition of his outstanding contributions in the field of antibiotic stewardship and resistance. Prof. Goossens will receive his award at ECCMID 2020 in Paris during the Excellence Award session on Monday 20 April 2020. During the ceremony, he will give his recipient lecture entitled “Transcending European clinical research in infectious diseases through collaboration to break down traditional silos”.
ESCMID Young Investigator Awards for Research in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
We are very pleased to communicate the three recipients of the 2020 ESCMID Young Investigator Award for Research in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases in recognition of their extraordinary achievements:
Dr Paolo Miotto (Milan, Italy)
Dr Norbert Pardi (Philadelphia, United States)Dr Niccolò Buetti (Bern, Switzerland)
The awards will be presented at ECCMID 2020 in Paris and the recipients will give an honorary talk in the Symposium Young Investigator Award Lectures on Sunday 19 April 2020.
Further, we are very pleased to announce the two recipients of the 2020 ESCMID TAE Outstanding Trainee Award in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases:
Dr Parul Kodan (Delhi, India)Mr Carlos L. Correa-Martínez (Münster, Germany)
The awards will be handed over during TAE Day 2020 at next ECCMID in Paris on Sunday 19 April 2020.