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The Ken Standing Awardee for 2019 - Emma Lundberg, (left to right) Presented by Guy Poirier, Université Laval on behalf of ETP Symposium and University of Manitoba; Conference Chair, Lekha Sleno, Université du Québec à Montréal; Emma Lundberg, Stanford University, Awardee

The Ken Standing Award is presented by the University of Manitoba and ETP Symposium biennially to honour a scientist who has made a significant contribution to technology development in support of research in the life sciences. Nominees are expected to be 50 years or younger at the time of the nomination. The award is now presented at the Lake Louise Tandem MS Workshop and includes a $2500 cash award and a commemorative sculpture. The award winner will be a featured speaker at the Workshop. The award honours the career of Ken Standing, Professor Emeritus at the University of Manitoba, who was a major figure in the development of time-of-flight mass spectrometry for bioanalytical applications. The next award will be presented at the 36th Lake Louise Tandem MS Workshop in 2024. The selection committee will include peer scientists and the ETP Scientific Advisory Committee.

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Last day to submit: August 1, 2024

Notification of Winner: September 30, 2024

Presentation will take place at the 36th Annual Tandem Mass Spectrometry Workshop, Lake Louise, AB (December 4 to 7, 2024)

Previous award winners include:

Dr. Emma Lundberg, Stanford University (2019)
Dr. Leonard Foster, University of British Columbia (2017)
Dr. Benjamin A. Garcia, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine (2015)
Dr. Lars Konermann, University of Western Ontario (2013)
Dr. Daniel Figeys, University of Ottawa (2011)
Dr. Joshua J. Coon, University of Wisconsin, Madison (2009)
Dr. John D. Brennan, McMaster University (2007)

The Standing Award is sponsored in part by:

University of Manitoba
Office of the Vice-President
(Research and International)
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