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Henry-E.-Sigerist-Prize for the promotion of young scholars in the history of medicine and science (2021)

Le prix Henry-E. Sigerist pour la promotion de la relève en histoire de la médecine et des sciences naturelles (2021)

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Published on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 by João Fernandes

Summary

The prize was founded in 1967 by Mr. and Mrs. Guggenheim-Schnurr from Basel in order to award outstanding young scholars in the field of history of medicine and science.

Announcement

Presentation

The Swiss Society for the History of Medicine and Science invites applications for the Henry-E.-Sigerist-Prize for the promotion of young scholars in the history of medicine and science.

The prize was founded in 1967 by Mr. and Mrs. Guggenheim-Schnurr from Basel in order to award outstanding young scholars in the field of history of medicine and science. It is conferred by a jury on behalf of the Swiss Society of the History of Medicine and Sciences.

Applicants should submit studies completed within the last two years, i.e.

  • articles published in journals
  • dissertations
  • printed books
  • works of another kind which have been selected by the jury or proposed to it.

Submission guidelines

The texts have to be written in German, French, Italian or English and to be related to Switzerland by content, authorship or institution. Work which has previously been awarded a prize is not eligible. Authors should not be older than 36. Dissertations and books have to be accompanied by a summary of no more than five pages.

Deadline for application: April 15 2021

The prize amounts to CHF 2000.-

Applications and enquiries should be sent to the president of the jury:

Dr Philip Rieder

Institut éthique histoire humanités

Centre Médical Universitaire

Case postale 1211 Genève 4

Tél: 021 379 46 03

Philip.rieder@unige.ch

Jury

  • Dr Philip Rieder (Université de Genève)
  • Dr Pascal Germann (Université de Berne)
  • Dr Maria Dorothée Boehmer (Université de Zürich)
  • Prof. Martina King (Université de Fribourg)
  • Dr Aude Fauvel (Université de Lausanne)

Subjects

Places

  • Geneva, Switzerland

Date(s)

  • Thursday, April 15, 2021

Keywords

  • history, medicine, science, prize

Contact(s)

  • Philip Rieder
    courriel : Philip [dot] Rieder [at] unige [dot] ch

Information source

  • Philip Rieder
    courriel : Philip [dot] Rieder [at] unige [dot] ch

To cite this announcement

« Henry-E.-Sigerist-Prize for the promotion of young scholars in the history of medicine and science (2021) », Scholarship, prize and job offer, Calenda, Published on Wednesday, March 10, 2021, https://calenda.org/852913

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