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Avanti Awards in Lipids

The Avanti Awards in Lipids recognize outstanding research contributions.

Walter A. Shaw Young Investigator Award In Lipid Research

This award recognizes outstanding research contributions in the area of lipids by young investigators who are an Assistant professor or equivalent and with no more than 10 years of experience since receiving their degree (PhD and/or MD).

2015 – Britta Brügger
2014 – Mary L. Kraft
2013 – Tobias Walther
2012 – Peter Espenshade
2011 – Charles E. Chalfant
2010 – Sarah Keller

Avanti Polar Lipids / EBSA Award

This award aims to recognize the most important European scientific contributions in the understanding of Biophysics of lipids, including metabolism, enzymology, structure and membranes.

2015 – J. Antoinette Killian
2013 – Felix Goñi

Avanti-Biophysical Society

This award is given to an investigator for outstanding contributions to our understanding of lipid biophysics.

2016 – Philip Yeagle
2015 – Gerald Feigenson
2014 – Michael Brown
2013 – Joseph Zasadzinski
2012 – Huey W. Huang
2011 – Eric Oldfield
2010 – James A. Hamilton
2009 – Stephen H. White
2008 – Ben de Kruijff
2007 – Klaus Gawrisch
2006 – Thomas E. Thompson
2005 – Joachim Seelig
2004 – Thomas J. McIntosh
2003 – John F. Nagle & Stephanie Tristram-Nagle
2001 – Ronald McElhaney
1999 – Richard M. Epand
1998 – Lewis C. Cantley
1997 – Ching-hsien Huang

Avanti-ASBMB Award

This Award recognizes outstanding research contributions in the area of lipids.

2016 – Robert V. Farese, Jr.
2015 – Karen Reue
2014 – Sandra Hofmann
2013 – Susan Henry
2012 – George M. Carman
2011 – Yusuf Hannun
2010 – David W. Russell
2009 – Sarah Spiegel
2008 – Alexandra C. Newton
2007 – Scott D. Emr
2006 – Dennis Vance
2005 – William Dowhan
2004 – William L. Smith, Ph.D.
2003 – Robert Bittman
2002 – Christian R.H. Raetz
2000 – Edward A. Dennis
1998 – Lewis C. Cantley
1996 – Robert M. Bell