ESMO Awards: Recognition of Excellence in Oncology

ESMO is pleased to announce a range of awards recognising excellence in the field of oncology

In 2017 ESMO will be giving out the following awards

ESMO Award   ESMO Lifetime Achievement Award

ESMO Award for Translational Research   ESMO Women for Oncology Award

Now open for nominations – deadline: 4 April 2017

ESMO members* can nominate candidates for these awards. The awards will be presented to the winners during the ESMO Congress 2017 in Madrid, Spain, where each awardee will give a speech on their achievements either during the opening ceremony or within a specific session.

Other ESMO Awards (candidates nominated by the scientific committee of the meeting at which they are presented):

ESMO Award for Immuno-Oncology

The award, established in memory of Georges Mathé, will be presented on the occasion of the ESMO Immuno-Oncology Congress where the recipient of the award will deliver a keynote lecture during the opening ceremony.

Heine H. Hansen Award

Awarded by ESMO and IASLC (International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer) at the European Lung Cancer Conference (ELCC) where the winner will deliver a presentation during the opening ceremony.


*All ESMO members are eligible to nominate candidates with the exception of student members (undergraduate medical and science students)

ESMO 2016 Awards Presentations