Call for Nominations - Transplantation Science Awards
The Transplantation Science Committee together with The Transplantation Society and Transplantation are pleased to announce the best manuscripts published by the journal in 2017. Named after two pioneering giants, a selection committee that included editors of Transplantation, The Transplantation Society, in addition to members and chairs of the Transplantation Science Committee will select two winners amongst a very competitive group of publications.
This year's awards will recognize manuscripts with important implications for transplantation.
Submit your nominations by May 1, 2018. All manuscripts from 2017 are eligible.
Camillo Ricordi, Named a Fellow of National Academy of Inventors
Dr. Ricordi has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). Election to NAI Fellow status is the highest professional accolade bestowed solely to academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and welfare of society.
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