Bueding and von Brand Lectureship
Call for Nominations - 2021 Bueding and von Brand Lectureship
The Bueding and von Brand Lectureship honors someone who has made major research contributions to the field of biochemistry, molecular biology, and/or pharmacology of parasitic helminths.
Nominations will close on January 22, 2021.
The recipient must have made major research contributions to the field of biochemistry, molecular biology, and/or pharmacology of parasitic helminths. Nominees are not required to be members of the American Society of Parasitologists, and there is no age limit.
The recipient will present a major address at the Annual Meeting of the Society summarizing his/her research endeavors on biochemistry, molecular biology, and/or pharmacology of parasitic helminths. The recipient will receive an honorarium and a commemorative plaque, plus paid travel and accommodations up to $1000 to attend the meeting.
Nominations will be received from any member of the ASP and will consist of a primary nomination and a minimum of two seconds to the nomination. The primary nominator will submit the candidate’s Curriculum Vitae, plus a summary outlining the candidate’s contributions. Those seconding a nomination must submit supporting letters that include a serious evaluation of major aspects of the nominee’s scientific work.
Please submit nominations to:
Dr. Derek McKay
University of Calgary
Department of Physiology & Pharmacology
HSC 1877, 3330 Hospital Dr NW
Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
Previous Bueding-von Brand Lecturers
1989 H. J. Saz*
1990 M. Agosin
1991 D. Fairbairn
1992 R. W. Komuniecki
1994 J. Bennett
1995 C. Fioravanti
1996 B.G. Harris
1997 C. Shaw
2002 J. Barrett
2007 R.J. Martin
2008 A.G. Maule
2012 T.G. Geary
2017 J.B. Lock