On the recommendation of the ACTERIA Prizes Selection Jury, the 2020 ACTERIA Doctoral Thesis Prizes are awarded to

  • for immunology: Ai Ing LIM, France, nominated by the French Society for Immunology (SFI) for her dissertation on "Cytokine Control of Human Innate Lymphoid Cells Development and Function"
  • for allergology: Martijn SCHUIJS, Belgium, nominated by the Belgian Immunological Society (BIS) for his thesis on "The Pathogenesis of House Dust Mite-driven Asthma: From Barn to Bedside"

On the recommendations of the ACTERIA Prizes Selection Jury, the Fondation ACTERIA is delighted to announce the laureates of the 2018 ACTERIA Prizes awarded by EFIS:

 

Doctoral Thesis Prize in Immunology
Eduardo Bonavita, Cancer Research UK, Manchester Institute and Humanitas Clinical and Research Centre, Milan - Nominated by the Italian Society of Immunology, Clinical Immunology and Allergology (SIICA)

Doctoral Thesis Prize in Allergology
Samuel Philip Nobs, Weizmann Institute of Science - Nominated by the Swiss Society for Allergology and Immunology (SSAI)

Early Career Research Prize in Immunology
Andrea Ablasser, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) - Nominated by the German Society for Immunology (DGfI)

Early Career Research Prize in Allergology
Muzlifah Haniffa, Newcastle University - Nominated by the British Society for Immunology (BSI)


 

2015 ACTERIA Prize Laureates

 

Doctoral Thesis Prize in Allergology: 

Sandra Pahr
Medical University of Vienna

   Nominated by the Austrian Society for Allergology and Immunology (ÖGAI)

 

Doctoral Thesis Prize in Immunology:

Chris Schiering
The Francis Crick Institute - Mill Hill Laboratory, London

   Nominated by the British Society for Immunology (BSI)



Early Career Research Prize in Allergology:

Thomas Marichal
University of Liege

   Nominated by the Belgian Immunological Society (BIS)

                                           
Early Career Research Prize in Immunology:

Dietmar Zehn
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV), Lausanne

   Nominated by the Swiss Society for Allergology and Immunology (SSGAI)

The ACTERIA Prizes awarded by EFIS were formally conferred at a specially organized Plenary Session of the 4th European Congress of Immunology held September 6– 9, 2015 in Vienna, during which each of the four laureates  presented her/his work.

 


 

The ACTERIA Doctoral Thesis Prizes and ACTERIA Early Career Research Prizes were awarded for the first time and exceptionally in Milan, Italy on August 23rd, 2013 at a special ceremony of the 15th International Congress of Immunology. The award Laureates were:

  • Dr. Elina Kiss, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University of Freiburg (DE), awarded the ACTERIA Doctoral Thesis Prize in Immunology 
  • Dr. Alexander Eggel, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Immunology, University of Bern (CH), awarded the ACTERIA Doctoral Thesis Prize in Allergology
  • Dr. Nicolas Manel, Junior Group Leader "Human Innate Immunity", INSERM U932, Institut Curie, Paris (FR), awarded the ACTERIA Early Career Research Prize in Immunology 
  • Dr. Stefanie Eyerich, Group leader "Skin Immunology", ZAUM/IAF, Technical University and Helmholtz Center, Munich (DE), awarded the ACTERIA Early Career Research Prize in Allergology