The EDCTP prizes recognise outstanding individuals and research teams from Africa and Europe who have made significant achievements in research field. In addition to their scientific excellence, the awardees will have made major contributions to the EDCTP objectives of strengthening clinical research capacity in Africa and supporting South-South and North-South networking.
The EDCTP prizes are given biennially in a ceremony at the EDCTP Forum.
EDCTP Awards 2013
Outstanding African Scientist
Dr Glenda Gray, University of Witwatersrand and Medical Research Council, South Africa
Rising Star African Scientist
Dr Graeme Meintjes, University of Cape Town, South Africa
EDCTP Awards 2011
Outstanding Senior African Scientist
Professor Salim Abdool Karim, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Outstanding Junior African Scientist
Mr Hannock Tweya, Lighthouse Trust, Malawi