Thomas Willis Lecture Award

Updated:Feb 7,2012

International Stroke Conference 2015 - Sessions February 11-13
The Thomas Willis Lecture recipient presents a lecture on stroke each year at the International Stroke Conference (ISC). The award recognizes contributions to the investigation and management of stroke – basic science. Specific criteria and information to assist you is below.

Thomas Willis Lecture Award Information

The candidate must meet the following criteria to be considered for this award:

  • Current Fellow of the Stroke Council at the time of nomination
  • Actively engaged in and has made significant contributions to basic science research (animal/cell models) in stroke
  • Active in Stroke Council programs
  • Nominated by a Member of the Stroke Council
  • Nominee cannot previously have been the recipient of any of the following awards: Feinberg Award, Willis Award or David Sherman Award
Past Feinberg, Willis and Sherman Awardees



Nomination materials must be sent via e-mail no later than Wednesday, July 11, 2012. Nominations and/or support letters arriving after this date cannot be considered and hard copies of the materials will not be accepted.

Send all materials in one e-mail to:
Tracie Mathis
Tracie.mathis@heart.org
214.706.1536