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Beaven Medal

Presented by the Health Research Council of New Zealand to an individual or team who have had a significant piece of research published in the previous calendar year that has made a significant contribution to health and medical science.

Award details

Discipline: Medical and health sciences

Award offered: yearly

Prize: medal 

Beaven Front clearcutThe Beaven Medal, named after the late Professor Sir Donald Ward Beaven, KNZM, CBE (1924–2009) (PDF 58kb), acknowledges Sir Don’s long time interest in translating research into clinical practice. The medal is offered annually for excellence in translational health research.

Current status

The call for nominations for the 2017 round is open until 7 June 2017.

If you have any queries about making a nomination for this award please email: kpalastanga@hrc.govt.nz

Further information can be found on the HRC website: http://www.hrc.govt.nz/news-and-publications/medals