ASBMR is pleased to announce the 2015 Esteemed Awardees. These prestigious awards are given annually to recognize the achievements of ASBMR members. All awards will be presented during the ASBMR 2015 Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington, USA, October 9-12, 2015.
William F. Neuman Award
Lynda Bonewald, Ph.D.
University of Missouri-Kansas City
ASBMR's oldest and most prestigious award. It recognizes a member for outstanding and major scientific contributions in the area of bone and mineral research and for contributions to associates and trainees in teaching, research and administration.
Louis V. Avioli Founders Award
Paula Stern, Ph.D.
Given in recognition of a member who has made fundamental contributions to bone and mineral basic research.
Frederic C. Bartter Award
Socrates Papapoulos, M.D.
Leiden University Medical Center
Given to a member in recognition of outstanding clinical investigation in disorders of bone and mineral metabolism.
Gideon A. Rodan Excellence in Mentorship Award
Mitchell Schaffler, Ph.D.
City College of New York
Given in recognition of outstanding support provided by a senior scientist who has helped promote the independent careers of young investigators in bone and mineral metabolism.
Lawrence G. Raisz Award
Adele Boskey, Ph.D.
Hospital for Special Surgery
Given to an individual having a record of outstanding achievements in preclinical translational research (cellular or in animals) in the bone and mineral field.
Fuller Albright Award
Fernando Rivadeneira, M.D., Ph.D.
Erasmus University Medical Center
Given in recognition of meritorious scientific accomplishment in the bone and mineral field to a member who has not yet reached his or her 45th birthday.
Paula Stern Achievement Award
Teresita Bellido, Ph.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine
Recognizes a woman in the bone field who has made significant scientific achievements and who has promoted the professional development/advancement of women in the field.
Shirley Hohl Service Award
Suzanne Jan De Beur, M.D.
Johns Hopkins University
Given to an individual who is recognized by members of the Society as having made significant contributions to the mission of the ASBMR.