Best Publication by a young researcher

The Swiss Lung Association awards an annual prize of CHF 10’000 for the best published paper in the field of clinical and respiratory research, as well as epidemiology, diagnosis, disease management and translational research. This award targets people at the early stages of their research career.

Best Publication by a young researcher

The award will be announced at the Swiss Respiratory Society’s annual congress. Authors wishing to be considered must meet the criteria in the guidelines list as well as the corresponding checklist.

Award 2023

Best publication by a young researcher 2023 prize was awarded by the Swiss Lung Association Research Fund to the following  researcher.

Andrei Darie, University of Basel

Presentazione del premio di ricerca

for his publication titled «Fast multiplex bacterial PCR of bronchoalveolar lavage for antibiotic stewardship in hospitalised patients with pneumonia at risk of Gram-negative bacterial infection (Flagship II): a multicentre, randomised controlled trial»


Award application

Current application deadlines: December 1st 2023 to January 6th, 2024.

Online Application (opens on december 1st 2023)

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Awards in the past