THE FECS - PEZCOLLER RECOGNITION FOR CONTRIBUTION TO ONCOLOGY (DISCONTINUED)

A biennial award, first established in collaboration with the European Scholl of Oncology (ESO) in 1994 and subsequently in collaboration with the Federation of European Cancer Societies (FECS) in 1999.

The award was aimed to recognize a single health professional (doctor, clinician, scientist, biologist, nurse, etc.) for his/her unique contribution to Oncology and for dedication of his/her professional life to the fight against cancer.

The amount of the award honorarium was €30.000.
The winner of the “FECS – Pezcoller Recognition” was presented at the biennial “European Cancer Conference ECCO.
This Award is presently discontinued.

The Winners: (ESO collaboration)
  • Franco Cavalli 1994
  • Guido Venosta 1996
  • Henry Lynch 1997
The Winners: (FECS Collaborationon)
  • Jean-Claude Horiot 1999
  • Umberto Veronesi 2001
  • Hans-Jorg Senn 2003
  • René Bernards 2005
  • Luigi Chieco Bianchi 2007
  • Françoise Meunier 2009
  • Jens Overgaard 2011
  • Anita Margulies 2013
  • Klaus Meier 2015
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