Awards

These Awards have recently been granted to employees of the RMS Foundation:

  • «Racquel LeGeros Award»
    International Society for Ceramics in Medicine
    November 2014
  • «2013 Acta Student Award»
    Acta Biomaterialia
    October 2014
  • «SSB Travel Award»
    Laetitia Galea
    Swiss Society for Biomaterials
    June 2013
  • «Robert E. Fairer Award»
    Dr. Reto Luginbühl
    ASTM International
    November 2012
  • «Recognition Award for Outstanding Achievements»
    Dr. Reto Luginbühl
    ASTM International
    May 2011

Awards donated by the RMS Foundation

  • eCM Conferences, Davos: «Robert Mathys Student Award – best oral and poster presentation»
    • Award winner 2016:- A Barba, Dept. of Materials Science and Metallurgy, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya-BarcelonaTech, ES- L Freitag, AO Research Institute, AO Foundation, Davos, CH
    • Award winner 2018:- S Dreher, Research Centre for Experimental Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic University Hospital Heidelberg, De- N Hecht, Research Centre for Experimental Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic University Hospital Heidelberg, DE- C Voskamp, Department of Orthopaedics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, NL- TW Herod, School of Biomedical Engineering, Dalhousie University, CAN
    • Award winner 2019: Jules Valentin, Laboratory for Biointerfaces, Empa, St Gallen, Switzerland (best poster); Jolien Onsea, Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium (best poster); Elysia Masters, Center for Musculoskeletal Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY (best oral presentation)
  • University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW, Muttenz – School of Life Sciences: «Bachelor Diploma Prize – Best Graduate in Life Science Technologies – Medical Technology Specialisation»
    Award winner 2017: Matthias Altermatt
    Award winner 2018: Rrahim Gashi
    Award winner 2019: Moritz Schmid
  • University of Berne – Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering: «RMS Master Award – Highest average score in the master study course»
    Award winner 2017: Alain Jungo
    Award winner 2018: Iwan Paolucci
    Award winner 2019: Michael Andreas Rebsamen

Tributes

These honorary memberships and life time Awards have been granted to collaborators of the RMS Foundation:

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