ERS Award Winners 2018

Each year at Congress, ERS presents a number of prestigious awards to recognise the achievements of a select group of leaders in the field of respiratory medicine. The full list of recipients and the details of their award are as follows:

Rousos Charalambos

ERS Presidential Award

Presented to: Professor Charis Roussos

The Presidential Award is presented by ERS to recognise an outstanding contribution to the strengthening of respiratory medicine worldwide. Learn more.

Delaval Philippe HD

ERS Congress Chair Award

Presented to: Professor Philippe Delaval

The ERS Congress Chair award is awarded this year as a marker of the awardees commitment to the care of patients with lung disorders and their contribution to research and training in this area. Learn more.

Peter Gibson

ERS Gold Medal in Asthma

Presented to: Dr Peter Gibson

The ERS Gold Medal in Asthma recognises a researcher who has made an outstanding contribution in the field of asthma and who is currently pursuing an active research project in asthma. Learn more.

Michael Polkey

ERS Gold Medal in COPD

Presented to: Professor Michael Polkey

The ERS Gold Medal in COPD recognises a researcher who has made an outstanding contribution in the field of COPD and who is currently pursuing an active research project in COPD. Learn more.

Bruno Crestani

ERS Gold Medal in Interstitial Lung Disease

Presented to: Professor Bruno Crestani

The ERS Gold Medal in ILD recognises a researcher who has made an outstanding contribution in the field of ILD and who is currently pursuing an active research project in ILD. Learn more.

 Prof Quanjer

ERS Educational Award

Presented to: Professor Philip H. Quanjer

This award honours a European respiratory health professional who has made a contribution of extraordinary magnitude to education in respiratory medicine at a European or international level. Learn more.

 Ambrosino

ERS Assembly Lifetime Achievement Awards

Presented to: Professors Nicolino Ambrosino, Terry Tetley and Pascal Chanez

This award is presented to multiple recipients in recognition of a lifetime of excellence in the field of respiratory medicine.

Learn more about Professor Nicolino Ambrosino.

Terry Tetley

Learn more about Professor Terry Tetley

Pascal Chanez

Learn more about Professor Pascal Chanez.

JodieSimpson

ERS Romain Pauwels Research Award

Presented to: Professor Jodie Simpson

This award is presented for excellence in achievements in clinical research on airway diseases such as asthma and related conditions, or other respiratory diseases. Learn more.

Humbert 2017

ERS Award for Lifetime Achievement in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Presented to: Professor Marc Humbert

This award recognises lifetime achievements, advances and successful research in the field of pulmonary arterial hypertension. Learn more.

Michael Loebinger

ERS Research Award: Innovation In Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria Science And Medicine

Presented to: Dr Michael Loebinger

The award is offered to one awardee who is both a researcher and is pursuing an active research project in the NTM lung disease field. Learn more.

Dr Stanojevic

ERS Excellence Award For Research in Cystic Fibrosis

Presented to: Dr Sanja Stanojevic

The ERS Excellence Award for Research in Cystic Fibrosis grants €7,500 to the recipient. This award is offered to one awardee who is both a researcher and is pursuing an active research project in cystic fibrosis science and medicine. Learn more.

Lara Pisani 2

ERS Cournand Lecturer Award

Presented to: Dr Lara Pisini

The winner of the ERS Cournand Lecturer Award will present their work at the Cournand lecture, this year focusing on new paradigms in extracorporeal lung assistanceLearn more.