Call for Nominations
Call for Nominations
Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations for Prestigious Awards of the International Cytokine & Interferon Society (ICIS)

  • The Seymour and Vivian Milstein Awards
  • Honorary Membership Award
  • Distinguished Service Award
  • Sidney & Joan Pestka Graduate and Post-Graduate Awards in Interferon & Cytokine Research
  • The Christina Fleischmann Award to Young Women Investigators
  • ICIS-BioLegend William E. Paul Award
  • Milstein Young Investigator Awards

Nominations will be accepted until June 1, 2017 for these prestigious symbols of recognition by our society for outstanding achievements furthering research on interferon, cytokines and chemokines. Applications for the Sidney & Joan Pestka Graduate and Post-Graduate Awards in Interferon & Cytokine Research and the The Christina Fleischmann Award to Young Women Investigators and Milstein Young Investigator Awards will also be accepted through the Annual Meeting Abstract Submission site until the Abstract Deadline of June 26 2017. All application materials must be received by the published ICIS award application deadline or abstract deadline, for consideration for a given year’s award

*** Nominations for all seven awards should be submitted using the Awards Nomination Form by June 1, 2017. The ICIS Awards Committee will review the awards and announce the winners by June 15, 2017. The awardees of the Sidney & Joan Pestka Graduate and Post-Graduate Awards, Milstein Young Investigator Awards and Christina Fleischmann Award will be announced July 27, 2017.

Awards will be presented at Cytokines 2017 “Looking beyond the horizon of integrated cytokine, interferon, and chemokine research”, in Kanazawa, Japan taking place 29 October - 2 November, 2017.

For more details about the Awards, please click here.

Awards Committee

Bryan Williams, Chair (2017-2019)

Kate Fitzgerald, Co-Chair (2017-2019)

Patricia Fitzgerald-Bocarsly (2015-2018)

Ana Gamero (2015-2018)

Thomas B. Lavoie (2017 – 2019)

Seth Masters (2015-2018)

Lore Nicola (2015-2018)

Dane Parker (2015-2018)

Deborah Vestal (2015-2018)

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