Congratulations to Socrates Papapoulos, M.D., Recipient of the 2015 Frederic C. Bartter Award
Date: August 12, 2015
The Frederic C. Bartter Award is given to an ASBMR member in recognition of outstanding clinical investigation in disorders of bone and mineral metabolism. The 2015 ASBMR Frederic C. Bartter Award will be presented to Socrates Papapoulos, M.D., at the ASBMR 2015 Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington, USA on Sunday, October 11, 2015.
Socrates Papapoulos is Professor of Medicine (Diseases of Calcium and Bone Metabolism) at the Leiden Center for Bone Quality, the Netherlands. He received his MD from the University of Athens, Greece and he worked with Jeffrey O’Riordan in London, UK and Olav Bijvoet in Leiden, the Netherlands. Between 1989 and 2012 he was Director of Bone and Mineral Research at the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases of the Leiden University Medical Center. Since 1974 he has been continuously engaged in basic and clinical research, patient care and teaching of disorders of bone and mineral metabolism.