We congratulate the winners of the SwissPedNet Translational & Clinical Research Award 2017:
Dr Tatjana Freye, University Children's Hospital Basel
for her research project "Vaccination coverage in children with rheumatic autoimmune diseases with and without immunosuppressive therapy in Switzerland." (SPN6)
Dr Sebastiano Lava, Pediatric Pharmacology and Pharmacogenetics, Hôpital Robert Debré, Paris / University Children's Hospital and University of Bern / Institute of Pharmacological Sciences of Southern Switzerland, EOC Lugano
for his research project "Development of a population pharmacokinetic model describing the pharmacokinetics of vancomycin in infants, children and adoloscents, comparing creatinine and cystatine C as potential markers of renal function in childhood, as well as evaluation of its performance." (SPN10)
AbbVie kindly offered the award of CHF 3000.–.
[St. Gallen | 2.6.2017]