ASCPT Awards

Nomination Deadline: Deadline has passed. For questions, please contact Judy Dalie, Director, Education and Meetings, at or 703-836-6981.

Each year ASCPT's Awards program provides an array of awards that recognize outstanding science and achievement in clinical pharmacology. ASCPT's awards span the continuum of clinical pharmacology, translational medicine, and therapeutics.  The array of awards is designed to recognize every turning point in the career path from young investigator to seasoned scientist with the focus on exceptional achievements in the dimensions that the awards are focused. 

Nomination Information and Criteria
Background Information and Instructions for Nominators
Nomination Criteria
Letter of Recommendation Guidelines

*At the discretion of the Scientific Awards Selection Task Force, and with majority support of its members, an award nominee may be repurposed to a different award.

If you have any questions about any of the awards or nomination procedures, please contact Judy Dalie, Director of Education and Meetings, at or (703) 836-6981.

ASCPT Awards

Gary Neil Prize for Innovation in Drug Development
2015 recipient - Robert Temple, MD

Leon I. Goldberg Early Investigator Award*
2015 recipient - Mikko Niemi, MD, PhD
*Previously Leon I. Goldberg Young Investigator Award from 1986-2015

Oscar B. Hunter Career Award in Therapeutics*
2015 recipient - Michel Eichelbaum, MD 
*Previously Oscar B. Hunter Memorial Award from 1955-2015

Rawls-Palmer Progress in Medicine Award
2015 recipient - Paul B. Watkins, MD

Sheiner-Beal Pharmacometrics Award
2015 recipient - Thomas M. Ludden, PhD

William B. Abrams Award in Geriatric Clinical Pharmacology
2015 recipient - Kenneth Rockwood, MD, FRCPC

Henry W. Elliott Distinguished Service Award
2015 recipient - Patricia W. Slattum, PharmD, PhD

Malle Jurima-Romet Mid-Career Leadership Award New

ASCPT Mentor Award
2015 recipient - Myong Jin Kim, PharmD

Other Awards
For information on the following awards, please call (703) 836-6981 or contact Sharon Swan, CAE, ASCPT's Chief Executive Officer, at

ASCPT & FDA William B. Abrams Award Lecture

PhRMA Awards

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