THE PEZCOLLER – MARINA LARCHER FOGAZZARO – EACR WOMEN IN CANCER RESEARCH AWARD

NEW AWARD: Established in 2020 in collaboration with EACR

Celebrating the achievements of women working in cancer research

 

ABOUT THE AWARD AND THE AWARD LECTURE

The Pezcoller-Marina Larcher Fogazzaro-EACR Women in Cancer Research Award celebrates the achievements of women working in cancer research.

The winner gives the prestigious Pezcoller-Marina Larcher Fogazzaro-EACR Women in Cancer Research Award Lecture at the EACR Congress. The next award will be presented at the EACR Virtual Congress to be held from 09 – 12 June 2021. 

The award winner will receive a €10,000 honorarium.  As an invited speaker the award winner will receive a free registration for the EACR Congress, plus accommodation and travel costs. They will also be invited to give a lecture in Trento, Italy, at a date to be agreed, for which they will receive accommodation and travel costs.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

We invite the nomination of cancer researchers who have demonstrated academic excellence and achievements in the field of cancer research and who have, through leadership or by example, furthered the advancement of women in cancer research.  Self-nominations cannot be accepted.

Nominees must meet the following criteria. The nominee should: 

  - Have spent the majority of their research career in Europe 
  - Be currently employed in a European institution


The 2021 winner of the Women in Cancer Research Award, Prof. Karen Vousden

 

The first winner of the Pezcoller Foundation-Marina Larcher Fogazzaro-EACR Women in Cancer Research Award has been announced on March 3, 2021: Prof. Karen Vousden, from the Francis Crick Institute UK.


DISCOVER KAREN VOUSDEN


Nominations for the 2022 Award will open in Autumn 2021.


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