Tanner-Vandeput-Boswick Burn Prize

Funding Agency:
International Burn Foundation

The Prize was conceived and established to promote the aims of the International Society for Burn Injuries and to motivate individual investigators to perform research, undertake patient care and treatment, and attempt to solve other aspects of the burn problem.

The prize will be awarded to a person (or persons) who have made an outstanding contribution to any aspect of the burn care field. This could be a specific achievement or might represent a body of work over a period of years. Colleagues may make nominations, or a candidate may make application on their own behalf. The recipient does not have to be a member of the ISBI nor a physician, but be responsible for major advancement of the field of burn care.

The 2018 Tanner-Vandeput-Boswick Burn Prize will be awarded during the 18th Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries to be held in 2018. Applications to be accepted between October 1st, 2017 and January 31st, 2018.

Deadline: Jan. 31, 2018

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Amount Description

The prize consists of a gold pin and a cash payment in the amount of approximately $100,000.

Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

January 31, 2018