Foundation of social and preventive medicine award, Lausanne 2017-2018


The annual Foundation of social and preventive medicine, Lausanne award, rewards the author of an original scientific research in one of the main research fields of Lausanne’s Institute of social and preventive medicine (IUMSP), i.e. epidemiology and prevention of diseases, healthcare services evaluation.

The award is intended for:

  • regular assistants while in office within a Department, Service or university Institute, or within a peripheral hospital recognised for the FMH training ;
  • any academic carrying out research in the field of social and preventive medicine.

Applications are examined by the Faculty of biology and medicine’s Prizes and Competitions Commission.
The prize is awarded during the University of Lausanne’s Faculty of biology and medicine awards ceremony (September 2017).

Applications (form in PDF  format and annexes) are to be submitted by e-mail to . Application deadline:  TUESDAY 31 MARCH 2017.

This document must be accompanied by:

  • a recommendation letter by the proposer, thesis director and/or rapporteur
  • one PDF copy of the research submitted
  • a detailed and recent curriculum vitae of the candidate including a photograph, in PDF format.

For further information visit the FBM’s awarded prizes page 


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