Award of Excellence and Innovation in IR

This award is sponsored by the Rolf W. Günther Foundation for Radiological Sciences and will be presented for excellent and innovative work in interventional radiology. The prize will be awarded during the opening ceremony of the CIRSE Annual Scientific Congress.
Please note the application deadline below.

The recipient of this distinction will not only be awarded a certificate of merit for their contributions to the field, but also a cash prize of €5,000.

Application Criteria
  • Application is open to professionals from all over the world
  • The topic must be related to interventional radiology
  • The following material is considered suitable for submission:
    • original research work published or accepted for publication in
      a peer-reviewed scientific journal (CVIR, European Radiology, etc.)
    • a registered patent
    • published data on an innovative device or equipment relevant for
      interventional radiology procedures
  • Application must be accompanied by a CV including a publication list of the professional submitting the application
  • If the applicant is part of a research team related to the application, he/she
    shall also submit a short description of the team and its members
  • The award winner will be chosen from a list of applications received and suggestions from the reviewing board.
  • The award is not intended as a lifetime achievement award.
Please submit your application to scientific@cirse.org or via post mail to:
CIRSE Central Office
"Award of Excellence and Innovation in IR"
Neutorgasse 9
1010 Vienna, Austria
Application Deadline: May 19, 2017
(please note that applications not received in time cannot be considered)

CIRSE would like to warmly thank the Rolf W. Günther Foundation for funding the award.