To be awarded to individual(s) with an outstanding contribution to the field of haemoglobinopathies
The University of Nicosia Medical School and the Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF) jointly award, on a biennial basis, the ‘Panos Englezos Prize’, to an individual who has made an outstanding contribution in:
- the areas of public health relevant to haemoglobin disorders and/or
- the improvement of medical and other care of patients with haemoglobin disorders and/or
- the improvement of the quality of life of patients with haemoglobin disorders or other chronic/ genetic diseases and/or
- has made a scientific/medical advancement in the prevention or management of any other disease that could be applied to a make a difference in the prevention and/or management or holistic care or cure of haemoglobin disorders.
The winner of the ‘Panos Englezos Prize’ will receive a symbolic plaque with TIF’s logo and a monetary award of $10,000, which will be awarded at the graduation ceremony of the Medical School of the University of Nicosia on May 2018. The selection of the winning candidate will be the responsibility of the University of Nicosia Medical School through its 5 member Selection Committee following the closure of nominations.Read more