ASPET DIVISION FOR DRUG METABOLISM
EARLY CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
The ASPET Division for Drug Metabolism Early Career Achievement Award has been established to recognize excellent original research by early career investigators in the area of drug metabolism and disposition.
The award is presented biennially in odd-numbered years. The award consists of $1,000, a plaque, and complimentary registration plus travel expenses (to a maximum of $1,000) for the winner to attend the award ceremony at the annual meeting. The awardee will deliver a lecture at the annual meeting describing their relevant research accomplishments. The awardee will be invited to publish a review article on the subject matter of the award lecture in Drug Metabolism and Disposition.
Candidates who have made their research contributions in any sector (e.g. academia, industry, government) of the drug metabolism community may be nominated for the award. The primary criterion for the award is the level of excellence and originality of the research conducted by the candidate in the field of drug metabolism and disposition. Independence of thought, originality of approach, clarity of communication, and the impact of the work on the drug metabolism field are important considerations. Candidates shall not be judged in comparison with the work of more experienced investigators. Selection will be made by the Executive Committee of the Division for Drug Metabolism.
Nominations shall consist of the following components:
1. Two or more letters of nomination and support.
2. The five most significant published papers authored by the candidate. A detailed examination of these publications will form a primary basis for evaluation.
3. The candidate’s curriculum vitae and publication list.
All materials may be submitted as e-mail attachments in pdf format. Submit e-mail attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, six copies of any or all materials may be submitted in hard-copy format. Submit hard copies to the Executive Officer, American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20814-3995. Nominations for this award must be received no later than September 15, 2008.
Recipients of the ASPET Division for Drug Metabolism Early Career Achievement Award
2007 Qiang Ma
2009 Wen Xie