Call for Nominations


In This Issue – 49.4
President’s Report 2016 World Congress Update
Call for Nominations
SIVB Lifetime Achievement Award
SIVB Fellow Award Distinguished Service Award
Student Awards
PBS Post Doc Oral Presentation Competition
PBS Student Oral Presentation Competition
SIVB Student Poster Competition Winners Journal Highlights
Membership Matters
Member News
New Members Fund for the Future
Kan Wang, Awards Chair

Kan Wang, Awards Chair

Dear colleagues,

Please help the Society to recognize and celebrate scientific achievements of our members at all career stages. There are a number of opportunities for members to receive awards in 2016. Below is a list of the awards available. Please take a moment to review the criteria and nomination processes including the simple and convenient form to complete for your nomination. Details can be found at sivb.org/awards.html.

Nominations are due February 1, 2016 so let us know if you know any eligible candidates!

Lifetime Achievement 

The Society for In Vitro Biology established the Lifetime Achievement Award in 1989 to recognize outstanding late-career scientists who have made significant contributions to the field of in vitro biology and/or in the development of novel technologies that have advanced in vitro biology.

CallForNominationsDistinguished Scientist

The Society for In Vitro Biology established the Distinguished Scientist Award in 2014 to recognize outstanding mid-career scientists who have made significant contributions to the field of in vitro biology and/or in the development of novel technologies that have advanced in vitro biology.

Young Scientist 

The Society for In Vitro Biology established the Young Scientist Award in 2009 to recognize outstanding early-career scientists who have made significant contributions to the field of in vitro biology and/or in the development of novel technologies that have advanced in vitro biology.

Fellow

The Society for In Vitro Biology established the Fellow Award in 2004 to recognize outstanding professionals who have made significant contributions to the field of in vitro biology and demonstrated service to the Society.

Past awardees for each category can be found at https://sivb.org/awards.html.

There are also a variety of Student Awards available. Criteria for those can be found on sivb.org/meetings/student-opportunities/sivb-student-award-program.html

Submitted by
Kan Wang, Awards Chair