Egon-Stahl-Award in Bronze

On the occasion of his 60th birthday, Professor Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Egon Stahl donated a medal, a document and a monetary prize in order to recognize and promote young scientists working in the field of Pharmacognosy (Pharmaceutical Biology) and Analytical Phytochemistry.

The bronze medal and an award of € 1.500,– (at present) will be given to young scholars up to the age of about thirty whose thesis are of outstanding quality.

List of Award-Winners

1986
Dr. Greet Ieven (bronze)

1989
Dr. Wolfgang Kreis (bronze)

1991
Dr. Thomas Wozniewski (bronze)

1994
Dr. Jean-Luc Wolfender (bronze)

1995
Dr. Guido Pauli (bronze)

1999: Dr. Marion Resch (bronze)

The Egon-Stahl-Prize in bronze has been awarded to Dr Marion Resch for her dissertation.

2004: Dr. Alexandra Marina Deters (bronze)

The Society for Medicinal Plant Research presents the Egon Stahl-Award 2004 with a bronze medal to Dr. Alexandra Marina Deters in recognition of her valuable contributions to pharmacognosy, pharmaceutical biology and analytical phytochemistry, in particular by her outstanding studies on oligo- and polysaccharides, their isolation, characterization and influence on cell physiology of human keratinocytes.

2006: Dr. Karin Wölkart (bronze)

The Egon Stahl-Award 2006 with the bronze medal has been awarded to Dr. Karin Wölkart, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the University of Graz, Austria, in recognition of her valuable contributions to pharmacognosy, pharmacology, and analytical phytochemistry, in particular by her outstanding studies on alkamides from Echinacea angustifolia, their isolation and characterization, and the studies of their bioavailability and pharmacokinetics.

2008: Dr. Birgit Benedek (bronze)

The GA presents the Egon Stahl-Award 2008 with the bronze medal to Dr. Birgit Benedek in recognotion of her valuable contributions to pharmacognosy, pharmaceutical biology and analytical phytochemistry, in particular by her detailed analytical work and biological investigations on Achillea millefolium aggr.

2010: Dr. Melanie Laszczyk (bronze)

The GA presents the Egon Stahl-Award 2010 with the bronze medal to Dr. Melanie Laszczyk in recognition of her highly valuable contributions to pharmacognosy and analytical phytochemistry, in particular of her outstanding contributions to preclinical cell culture research, new galenic formulations and scientific steering of clinical studies. more… (pdf)

2012: Dr. Ulrike Grienke (bronze)

The Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research presented the Egon Stahl-Award 2012 with a bronze medal to Dr. Ulrike Grienke, University of Innsbruck, Austria, in recognition of her outstanding thesis in the research area of implementation of chemoinformatic methods in natural product research.

2014: Dr. Kenny Kuchta (bronze)

The Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research presented the Egon Stahl-Award 2014 with a bronze medal to Dr. Kenny Kuchta in recognition of his excellent doctoral research in the area of medicinal plant analysis.

2016: Dr. Gorawit Yusakul (bronze)

The winner of 2016 Bronze Award was Gorawit Yusakul, Thailand. His research is aimed at the preparation of monoclonal and recombinant antibodies for their application in pharmaceutical sciences, in particular for quantification of relevant plant secondary metabolites. The most recent work involves the construction of single chain variable fragments and antigen binding fragment recombinant antibodies against daidzin and taxol. Mr Yusakul has published up to now 17 papers in international peer-reviewed journals.

2018: Dr. Emmy Tuenter (bronze)

The winner of 2018 Bronze Award was Dr. Emmy Tuenter from the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Belgium.

Dr. Tuenter obtained her PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Antwerp with an outstanding thesis in the field of Pharmacognosy and Analytical Phytochemistry entitled “Cyclopeptide Alkaloids: Isolation, Structure Elucidation, Antiplasmodial Activity and AGEs Inhibiting Properties”. Her PhD fellowship was granted by the Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology in Flanders

2020: Dr S. Vlad Luca (bronze)

The prestigious Egon Stahl-Award 2020 with Bronze Medal is bestowed to Dr. Simon Vlad Luca from Technical University of Munich, Germany, in recognition of his valuable contributions to pharmaceutical biology and analytical phytochemistry, in particular his studies on bioactive metabolites from Verbascum  ovalifolium Donn ex Sims and Verbascum blattaria L. The Award is dedicated to young scholars up to the age of about thirty whose thesis are of outstanding quality in the fields of pharmaceutical biology and analytical (phyto-)chemistry.