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Prize Laureates

Details of Laureates

Past Prize Laureates

Schedule

2022 Events Schedule

Announcement of Laureates

Tuesday, September 20, 2022(JST)

Keio Medical Science Prize Award Ceremony and Commemorative Lectures (Web Live Streaming)

Monday, November 28, 2022 (JST)

About Keio Medical Science Prize

Objective

The Keio Medical Science Prize gives recognition to the outstanding and creative achievements of researchers
in the fields of medicine and life sciences,
in particular those contributing to scientific developments in medicine.
It aims to promote worldwide advances in medicine and life sciences,
to encourage the expansion of researcher networks throughout the world, and to contribute to the well-being of humankind.

Prize

Laureates receive a certificate of merit, medal, and a monetary award.
The award ceremony and commemorative lectures are held at Keio University.

Nomination

Please submit nomination materials online through the Nomination Form.
Nomination Form is opened during end of January to early March.
see detail

Selection

The Keio Medical Science Prize Selection Committee, consisting of Japanese academics and researchers,
is charged with reviewing candidates' research activities and making a recommendation to the Board of Directors.

Eligibility

Nominees must be researchers in medicine or life sciences closely related to medicine,
and preferably currently active in their field of research.
The Keio Medical Science Prize is an international award.

Selection Process

  1. An invitation is sent out to academics and researchers all over the world each year,
    inviting them to nominate a candidate for the Prize.
  2. The Committee reviews the nominations and submits a recommendation to the Board.
  3. The Board makes the final decision and formally announces the laureate(s).

Yearly Schedule


(Subject to Change)

News

News

2023.02.01
The call for the 28th nominations has started

-For details
- The Keio Medical Science Prize 28th Nomination Form

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2022.10.12
The 27th Keio Medical Science Prize Ceremony and Commemorative Lecture 2022

The award ceremony and commemorative lectures are scheduled as below.

[Date & Time]
Monday, November 28th, 2022 (Japan Time (UTC+9))
 14:00-14:50 Ceremony
 15:00-17:30 Commemorative Lecture

[Admission/ Registration]
Open to the public and streaming online.
- Event Registration -

[Language]
English

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Event Poster


Details of Laureates

2022.10.04
Keio Medical Science Prize 2016 laureate Dr. Svante Pääbo has been awarded the Nobel Prize 2022

Dr. Svante Pääbo, the laureate of The Keio Medical Science Prize 2016, won the 2022 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
This updated the number of the past Keio Medical Science Prize laureates who won the Nobel Prize to 9.

For the article on receiving the Keio Medical Science Prize in 2016, click here.

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