Outstanding Achievement Award 2012

MUNICH, GERMANY (27-08-2012) - On Sunday August 26, prof. Barbara Casadei, President of the ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science, will hand over the Outstanding Achievement Award 2012 to Professor Leon de Windt (Maastricht University).
With this award the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) honors two basic researchers with outstanding accomplishments in the early stage of their career. Each awardee receives a monetary prize of 3,000 Euros and an honorary plaque. The award will be presented at the Basic Science Poster Reception at the annual ESC Congress 2012 in Munich, Germany. 

Professor Leon de Windt is Principle Investigator and leads his own research group within the CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases at Maastricht University.