Sheikh Hamdan International Awards for Medical Sciences

The major deciding factor will be a research breakthrough in the subject selected for the award, having the potential to have a major impact on healthcare delivery. These could be through the invention of novel surgical equipment or technique, the discovery of a new mode of therapy or new drugs that lead to a decrease in mortality and /or morbidity related to a particular surgical procedure or disease. Theme changes each year The topics for the year 2015-2016 are: • Hepatology • Colon Diseases • Pancreatic Diseases The topics for the year 2015-2016 are:• Hepatology• Colon Diseases• Pancreatic Diseases- See more at: http://hmaward.org.ae/the_awards.php#sthash.StO12oZF.dpufThe topics for the year 2015-2016 are:• Hepatology• Colon Diseases• Pancreatic Diseases- See more at: http://hmaward.org.ae/the_awards.php#sthash.StO12oZF.dpuf

Prize Amount: 
$81,000
Nomination Deadline: 
11/30/2017

In the case of unlimited submission prizes, nominators do not need to go through the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine's office. If nominators need assistance please contact Edward Canton(email link: edward_canton@hms.harvard.edu) in the Office for Research