The Human Proteome Organization presents five distinguished awards annually at the World Congress. HUPO gratefully acknowledges support of the Industrial Advisory Board, Journal of Proteome Research (ACS Publications), and Elsevier as sponsors of three of the annual awards.
It is with great enthusiasm that we present the 2015 HUPO Award Winners! Please join us in congratulating these outstanding scientists on their accomplishments. The awards will be presented at the 14th Human Proteome Organization World Congress (HUPO 2015) in Vancouver, BC, and the winners will present a brief talk during the Congress award session.
2015 Award Winners
Distinguished Achievement in Proteomic Sciences Award
Sponsored by the Journal of Proteome Research
This award recognizes a scientist for distinguished scientific achievements in the field of proteomic science.
Amanda Paulovich, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington
Discovery in Proteomic Sciences Award
The Discovery Award recognizes a scientist for a single discovery in the field of proteomics.
(Shared by two recipients)
Bernhard Kuster, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
Akhilesh Pandey, Institute of Genetic Medicine and Department of Biological Chemistry, Oncology and Pathology, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Science and Technology Award
Sponsored by the HUPO Industrial Advisory Board
The Science and Technology Award recognizes an individual or team in private industry who plaed a key role in commercialization of a proteomics technology, product, or procedure. The emphasis for the award is on making the technology, product, or procedure widely available, which is different from the basic scientific invention.
SISCAPA Assay Technologies, Inc., Washington, DC
Distinguished Service Award
The Distinguished Service Award recognizes an exemplary member of the proteomic research community whose dedicated service has made indispensable contributions to the organization and mission of HUPO.
Catherine Costello, Center for Biomedical Mass Spectrometry, Boston University School of Medicine
Translational Proteomics Award
Sponsored by Elsevier
The Translational Proteomics Award recognizes a scientist for distinguished scientific achievements in the field of translational proteomics science.
Jennifer Van Eyk, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA