Sonia Skarlatos Public Service Award


Nominations for the 2020 Sonia Skarlatos Public Service Award is now open and will be open until December 9, 2019! Submit your nominations by emailing materials to awards@asgct.org

About the Award

Named for its inaugural co-recipient and tireless gene therapy advocate, the ASGCT’s Sonia Skarlatos Public Service Award recognizes a person or group that has consistently fostered and enhanced the field of gene and cell therapy through governmental agencies, public policy groups, public education, or non-governmental charitable organizations. Both ASGCT Members and non-Members are eligible to receive the award.

Criteria and Nominations

Both ASGCT Members and non-Members alike are eligible to receive the award. Nominations letters must be 500 words or fewerand be submitted by one or more ASGCT Members.  

Nominations are accepted on a rolling basis and may be submitted directly to awards@asgct.org.   

Recipients

2019
The Muscular Dystrophy Association

2018
Francesca Pasinelli, Ph.D. and Fondazione Telethon

2017
George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD, Dr. Sci, University of Washington's School of Medicine

2016
Katherine P. Ponder, MD, Washington University School of Medicine

2015
Rachel Salzman, DVM, The StopALD Foundation

2014
Barbara Netter and Edward Netter, Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy

2013
Catherine McKeon, PhD, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Sonia I. Skarlatos, PhD, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
 

2019

ASGCT Policy Summit

November 4 – 6 | Washington D.C.