Jeffrey M. Hoeg Award for Basic Science & Clinical Research

Updated:Oct 17,2014
Sponsored by the Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology

Nominations open October 17, 2014 - January 23, 2015

The Jeffrey M. Hoeg Arteriosclerosis Award for Basic Science and Clinical Research was established in 1999. The award recognizes an established investigator in the prime of his/her career who has made an outstanding contribution to furthering understanding of the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis and/or the development of treatment strategies for its prevention through basic science and clinical research efforts.

This award honors the memory of Jeffrey M. Hoeg, M.D., chief of the Section of Cell Biology within the Molecular Disease Branch of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH. He was an extraordinary research scientist and physician who, in the prime of his career, was working in the field of lipoprotein metabolism and atherosclerosis. Dr. Hoeg died in July 1998 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Award Information (click the sections below for more information)

2000    Shaun Coughlin, M.D., Ph.D.
2001    Jay W. Heinecke, M.D.
2002    James Kuango-Jan Liao, M.D.
2003    Linda L. Demer, M.D., Ph.D.
2004    Robert Hegele, M.D.
2005    Daniel Rader, M.D.
2006    Hiroaki Shimokawa, M.D., Ph.D.
2007    Stanley Hazen, M.D., Ph.D.
2008    Steven Lentz, M.D., Ph.D.
2009    Elazer R. Edelman, M.D., Ph.D.
2010    Peter Tontonoz, M.D., Ph.D.
2011    Nigel Mackman, Ph.D.
2012    Kathryn J. Moore, Ph.D.
2013    Susan Smyth, M.D., Ph.D.
2014    Catherine C. Hedrick, B.S., Ph.D.



Deadline
All nominations must be received through the Council Awards & Fellowships Application System by 5 p.m. on January 23, 2015. 

For questions, please contact:
Awards & Lectures Manager, Professional Memberships
E-mail: council.awards@heart.org
Phone: (214) 706-1181  

Jeffrey M. Hoeg Award

Jeffrey M. Hoeg Award
Jeffrey M. Hoeg, MD, FAHA

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