2011 Award Recipients
2011 Maria Duran Award Recipients
Maria Duran Lecturer for 2011
Dr Suzanne Olbricht (US), from Harvard Medical School Department of Dermatology, delivered her lecture on “Stone Age Surgeon meets Modern Medicine: Current Cancer Conundrums” at the 2nd Continental Congress in St Petersburg, Russia. The picture below shows Suzanne with Dr Evangeline Handog (Philippines), who introduced the lectureship.
Maria Duran Fellow for 2011.
There was fierce competition for the fellowship this year which the Maria Duran committee considered at its meeting during the AAD. The fellow-ship was awarded to Dr Anaba Lonia from the University College Hospital in Ibadan, Nigeria. Her paper was on acquired cutis laxa.
Maria Duran Medalist 2011
Prof Jasna Lipozencic, MD, PhD of the University of Zagreb in Croatia, was awarded the 2011 Maria Duran Medal, at the ISD Regional meeting in Zagreb, which is focusing on Autoimmune Blistering Diseases, by Prof Dedee Murrell (Australia), Chair of the Maria Duran Committee and an invited speaker to the congress.