Deadline for submission of nominations is September 15, 2013.
Robert R. Ruffolo Career Achievement Award in Pharmacology has been established
in recognition of the contributions made to drug discovery and development by
Dr. Ruffolo. The Award is presented annually
to recognize the scientific achievements of scientists
who are at the height of their careers (typically mid- to late-career) and who
have made significant contributions to any area of pharmacology.
award consists of a $2,500 honorarium, a commemorative medal, complimentary
registration to the annual meeting, hotel, and economy airfare for the winner
and his/her spouse to the award ceremony at the annual meeting.
are no restrictions on nominees for this award. However, the nomination must be made by a member of the American Society
for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET). No member may nominate more than one
candidate in a year, and no candidate may be nominated for more than one major
ASPET award in any given year. The award
shall be made on the basis of the originality and impact of the nominee’s
accomplishments in pharmacology. Selection of the recipient will
be made by the ASPET Awards
Committee, appointed by the President of ASPET.
be submitted electronically to email@example.com
and shall consist of:
- Letter of nomination with a summary that describes the importance of the candidate’s work and his/her seminal discovery.
- Brief biographical sketch of the candidate.
- Candidate’s curriculum vitae and bibliography.
- Six published articles or manuscripts accepted for publication that are a representation of the candidate’s work (provided as PDFs or as hyperlinks to the article), including early seminal discoveries. Submit each manuscript PDF as a separate attachment.
Receipt date for
nominations for the Robert Ruffolo Award will be 5:00 pm (EDT) on September 15,
2013 for an award to be presented at Experimental Biology ’14 in San Diego, CA.
Recipient of the Robert R. Ruffolo Award
2012 Robert J. Lefkowitz
2013 Pancras C. Wong