Mass spectrometry in the life sciences

“Mass spectrometry in the life sciences” Award 2020

The “Mass spectrometry in the life sciences” award of the German Mass Spectrometry Society (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Massenspektrometrie, DGMS) honors outstanding method developments in, and applications of, mass spectrometry in the life sciences. The 5.000 € award – sponsors are Waters (3000 €) and DGMS (2000 €) – is conferred to individual researchers at the DGMS Annual Conference along with an award certificate. In exceptional cases, the award may be rewarded in equal parts to two individuals. Nominations for the “Mass spectrometry in life sciences” award can be submitted by DGMS members only. The award committee is elected by the board of the DGMS and will not consider self-nominations.

The upcoming award ceremony will be held at the 53rd Annual Conference of the DGMS hosted by the University of Münster, March 1–4, 2020. Nominations for the 2020 award, including a brief description of the nominee’s unique scientific achievement and its importance for the life sciences, are due November 1st, 2019, and can be submitted to the chair of the selection committee for the “Mass spectrometry in the life sciences” award:

Dr. Kathrin Breuker
Institut für Organische Chemie Universität Innsbruck
Innrain 80/82
A-6020 Innsbruck