Head emeritus of the Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Second Medical Faculty, Charles University and Motol University Hospital, prof. Jan Starý, was awarded the prestigious prize of the Neuron Foundation in the field of medicine on 16 October.
Outstanding Scientific Achievements
The prestigious award was taken over by the immunologist at the CYTO 2022 conference in Philadelphia.
Awards and Honorable Mentions of the Minister of Health for Projects With the Participation of Researchers From the Second Faculty of Medicine
The ceremony took place on Tuesday 6 June in the Tyrš House.
The researcher received an award for her research into the use of calreticulin in the immunotherapeutic treatment of cancer.
At the ceremony, held on 6 April 2020 on the eve of the 674th anniversary of the founding of Charles University, the rector, Prof. Milena Králíčková, handed over the Donatio Universitatis Carolinae award. One of the recipients was Prof. Jan Trka.
A researcher from the Paediatric Department placed third in the Best Dissertation category. Video and photos from the awards ceremony.