PETER BENNETT AWARD
This award honors Dr. Peter Bennett’s many contributions to the epidemiology of type 2 diabetes mellitus and its complications arising from his greater than 50-year experience working among the Pima Indians of Southern Arizona. It is given in recognition of a major and longstanding contribution to the field of diabetes epidemiology.
2019 winner : Edward W Gregg, UK
HARRY KEEN MEMORIAL AWARD
This award recognizes Professor Harry Keen’s many contributions to both diabetes clinical and epidemiologic research. His long career at Guy’s Hospital in London is marked by the Bedford Survey and the first international study on macrovascular disease in diabetes. Other of his significant accomplishments includes origination of the concepts of microalbuminuria and IGT, and development of the first pump for continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion. This award honors younger leaders in the field of diabetes epidemiology.
2019 winner TBA
PETER BENNETT AND HARRY KEEN AWARD NOMINATIONS
omination of candidates for the Peter Bennett and Harry Keen awards, to be presented at our 2019 IDEG Symposium in Seoul, are now open. Nominations will close 20 May 2019.
The nomination package should include no more than a one page testimonial in support of the candidate and the candidate's current CV.
Further information can be found here.
Please send the nominations to Prof Dianna Magliano, IDEG 2019 Secretariat, and copy (email cc) to Prof Bruce Duncan, IDEG 2019 President
PREVIOUS IDEG AWARD RECIPIENTS
|PETER BENNETT AWARD||HARRY KEEN MEMORIAL AWARD|
|Edward W Gregg|
|Trevor Orchard||Daniel White|
|Juliana Chan||Paul Franks|
|Nicholas Wareham||Elizabeth Selvin|