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PCT Lifetime Achievement Award 2017 – Nominations open!

Do you have a colleague who has achieved great things in their career? Have you worked with someone who you think has revolutionised the field of clinical trials?

The PCT Lifetime Achievement Award in association with mdgroup recognizes such pioneers and we are now taking nominations for the 2017 prize to be presented at Partnerships in Clinical Trials Europe in November.

Open to all clinical developments leaders and practitioners, the prize rewards those who have made a major impact on the world of clinical trials over their career; those who have changed the direction the industry is moving in and left a legacy.

To make a nomination, simply complete this form with contact details and the reasons for your nomination. The submission period closes at midnight on Sunday 20th August 2017 and all nominations will remain confidential.


About the Award

Now in its third year, the prestigious award went to Jean Edwards, Procurement Director for Europe, Australia & Japan at Eli Lilly, last year. Back in 2015, it was Professor Kenneth Getz who took the inaugural prize for his work as Director and Associate Professor at Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development.

Once the submission period closes, nominations will be reviewed by the PCT Advisory Committee who will choose a winner based on the span and scope of the nominees’ careers as well as any additional awards or honours received.

The winner will be presented their award at the end of Day 1 at Partnerships in Clinical Trials Europe on in Amsterdam on the 28th November 2017.

So, get submitting! A reminder again that the nomination period closes at midnight on Sunday 20th August 2017. Need some inspiration? The PCT Europe speaker list has some of the most influential and ground-breaking clinical pioneers around – have a look.

For any queries about the award please contact

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