Simpósio AADA 2015 - Novos Avanços na Dermatite Atópica - 10 de Agosto de 2015

Georg Rajka Medal

Inaugural Rajka Medal presentation to Dr. Jonathan Silverberg, ISAD 2014, Nottingham (from left to right: Johannes Ring, Jonathan Silverberg, Susanne Rajka & Hywel Williams)

The International Society of Atopic Dermatitis announces the Georg Rajka Medal 2016, to be awarded on the occasion of the  9th Georg Rajka International Symposium on Atopic Dermatitis in Sao Paulo, 19 – 21 May, 2016.

In memory of Professor Georg Rajka and his pioneering work in the field of Atopic Dermatitis, the International Society of Atopic Dermatitis will award a medal
for the best scientific contribution published or accepted within the two years preceding the symposium.

Applicants should be dedicated to research in the field of atopic dermatitis and not exceed the age of 40 (forty years) at the time of the symposium. The work should have been published in or after June 2014 or be “in press” by a peer-reviewed journal at the time of submission.

The medal, showing Georg Rajka and the emblem of ISAD will be kindly donated by Susanne Rajka, Oslo.

Practical Information

Send your best original research paper (systematic reviews may be accepted) that has been published on or after June 1st 2014 or is “in press”. 

Include a cover letter (max. 500 words) to explain why the contribution is unique, outstanding and what impact it is likely to have.
Include a short CV (no more than 4 pages)
Include a support letter of your research lead.
The applicant should be first or last author of the paper and has to ensure that
his/her co-authors agree with the application.

Applications should be received by January 31, 2016 and mailed to:

Prof. Dr.med. Dr.phil. Johannes Ring
Biedersteinerstraße 29
D 80802 Munich / Germany
E-Mail: johannes.ring@tum.de