Dr. Willmar Schwabe-Award / Dr. Willmar Schwabe-Preis
Announcement of the Dr. Willmar Schwabe-Award 2020 by the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research
The Dr. Willmar Schwabe-Award acknowledges outstanding results of pharmacological and/or clinical research in the field of herbal medicinal products. The award is endowed with 10,000 € by the endowing sponsor Dr. Willmar Schwabe GmbH, Karlsruhe (Germany).
The aim of the award is to motivate younger scientists (preferably 40 years or younger) to resolve phytotherapeutical and phytopharmaceutical problems in an interdisciplinary approach, in order to support the evidence-based use of natural products.
Scientists and research groups of universities and other non-commercial scientific institutions are entitled to apply. Up to three relevant scientific publications on a specific topic which have been published during the last three years can be considered. They must be submitted together with CV(s) and list(s) of publications, along with an accompanying document explaining the significance and relevance of the submitted publications in the broader scientific context. Deadline for submissions for the Dr. Willmar Schwabe Award 2020 is February 29th, 2020.
The Dr. Willmar Schwabe Award will be announced in a ceremony during the 68th International Congress and Annual Meeting of GA and 10th International Natural Product Conference 2020 (Joint Meeting of ASP, AFERP, GA, JSP, PSE and SIF) in San Francisco (USA), July 25-30, 2020. The award-winning scientific results shall be presented at the 69th International Congress and Annual Meeting of the GA in Bonn/Germany 2021 in a ~30 min lecture.
Prof. Dr. Judith M. Rollinger
Documents are to be sent in electronic form, attached to an email to:
Prof. Dr. Judith. M. Rollinger, Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Vienna, Althanstr. 14,
A-1090 Vienna, Austria