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R. GEIGY-AWARD

About the “R. Geigy-Award”

The «R. Geigy-Award» is awarded to young scientists, researchers and public health specialists who make an important contribution in the field of neglected diseases or public health – and combine laboratory and field work in an innovative way. The prize is awarded in memory of Professor Rudolf Geigy (1902–1995), founder of the Swiss Tropical Institute. The prize money is CHF 20,000.

Conditions of participation

 

Candidates:

The group of candidates includes renowned scientists who are active in the field of tropical diseases, neglected diseases or global/public health and whose scientific career is not yet completed.

A candidate may belong to a group, a university, a company or an institute that has a close relationship with the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute and/or the nominator.

 

Nominators:

Senior scientists and specialists in the field of Global/Public Health, or members of institutions that closely collaborate with the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute.

 

Date for submission of the proposal:

Please refer to the leaflet for information on the necessary enclosures. Please send your nomination by August 16th 2020 to the President of the R. Geigy-Stiftung, marcel.tanner@swisstph.ch

Contact

Please write to us

R. Geigy-Stiftung

Socinstrasse 57, CH-4002 Basel

Prof. Dr. Marcel Tanner, President
marcel.tanner@swisstph.ch
+41 61 284 82 87

 

Dr. Lukas Meier, Managing Director
lukas.meier@swisstph.ch
+41 61 284 82 53
+41 61 284 86 88

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