The Foundation awards every year a Prize to honour personalities in Switzerland and abroad who have distinguished themselves in a particular way in certain fields of medical research.
As a rule the Prize is awarded between September 1 and December 31 of every year. The Board of Foundation is responsible for the adjudication; if necessary, it may consult the opinion of independent experts.
Cloëtta Prize 2018 awarded to researchers from Lausanne and Basel
The Professor Dr Max Cloëtta Foundation is to award the 2018 Cloëtta Prize again to two prestigious scientists. Professor Johanna Joyce, Professor at the Department of Oncology of the Lausanne University and the Ludwig Institute for Cancer research and Professor Timm Schroeder, Head of the Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Basel will each receive the scientific prize remunerated with 50,000 Swiss francs.
The award ceremony will be held on November 9 2018 at 5 PM at the University of Lausanne, Quartier Sorge, Génopode, Auditoire C.
Former Cloëtta prize winners: