Sanofi - Institut Pasteur Awards 2016

 

 

Awards ceremony 

 

Tuesday, 13th December 2016, in Paris.

 

Sanofi and the Institut Pasteur are pleased to announce the Sanofi - Institut Pasteur 2016 Awards.

 

These Awards honors four scientists, whose outstanding research in the life sciences is contributing to progress in global public health.

 

One International Senior award (€ 150 000) - Field : Drug Resistance

Patrice COURVALIN  

 

One International Mid-career award (€ 100 000) 1 - Field : Immunology

Yasmine BELKAID

 

Two National Junior awards (€ 75 000 each) 2- Field : Tropical and neglected diseases

Françoise BENOIT-VICAL

Olivier NEYROLLES

 

 

A distinguished international Jury chose the Awardees:

 

Prof. Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Prof. Peter C Agre, Prof. Pascale Cossart, Prof. Catherine Dulac, 

Prof. Alain Fischer, Prof. Jörg H. Hacker, Prof. Jules A. Hoffmann, Dr Gary J. Nabel, Prof. Staffan Normak, 

Prof. Jeffrey V. Ravetch and Prof. Philippe Sansonetti.

 

 

Contact: 2016awards@pasteur.fr

 

1 The candidates should not be more than 52 years old on 1-7-2016

2 The candidates should not be more than 45 years old on 1-7-2016 and should work in France.