The ASCEPT Lectureship is awarded biennially to a member of ASCEPT who has made a significant and sustained contribution to the development of pharmacology and/or toxicology in Australasia.[eyesonly logged=”in”]
Membership in ASCEPT is a prerequisite for nomination as a candidate. There are no restrictions on the institutional affiliation or age of a candidate. Candidates must be nominated and seconded by 2 ASCEPT members. An ASCEPT member may not nominate, or second, more than one candidate in a year.
The award is made on the basis of the quality of the candidate’s published work and a supporting statement from the nominators. These will be judged by a special Award Committee appointed by the Executive of ASCEPT.
1. A two to four page (A4) summary describing the candidate’s major research achievements and its significance.
2. A full curriculum vitae of the candidate.
3. The candidate’s list of refereed publications.
The recipient will be invited by the President of ASCEPT to deliver a special lecture during the Annual Scientific Meeting of ASCEPT in the year of the Award. Formal presentation of the award will be made to the recipient at the conclusion of this lecture.
|1988||Denis Wade||James Parkinson – his life, his disease and its treatment|
|1992||Austin Doyle||The History of Antihypertensive drugs|
|1994||J Paterson||Asthma – a pharmacological perspective|
|1996||Alan Boura||Control of blood flow in the fetal circulation of the human placenta|
|1998||Anthony Smith||Quality Use of Medicines – where does pharmacology end?|
|2000||Gillian Shenfield||The many essential interfaces of clinical pharmacology|
|2002||Paul Seale||Science and physicianly practice – are they compatible?|
|2004||Evan Begg||Individualising drugs and dose-the clinical pharmacologist’s calling or curse?|
|2008||Stella O’Donnell||The search for anti-asthma drugs: from airway smooth muscle to inflammation|
*Please note: The Australian Tax Office requires us to obtain an ABN from the recipient or 48.5% must be withheld and forward to the Tax Office.
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