Chandra P. Sharma Award

Dr. Chandra P. Sharma was recognized by the Society with a Distinguished Scientist award in 1991 and the Award subsequently has been known as Chandra P. Sharma Award. Society recognizes the distinguished scientists working in the area of Biomaterials and Artificial Organs time to time with Chandra P. Sharma Award.

The Awardees are

1992

Late Professor P.K. Bajpai

University of Dayton (USA)

1994

Mr. H. Vijayakumar

SIDD Life Sciences, Chennai, India

1997

Professor Erhan Piskin

Hacettepe University, Turkey

1999

Dr. Hideharu Shintani

National Institute of Health Sciences, Japan

2000

Professor Victor I. Sevastianov

Russian Research Centre for Biomaterials, Russia

2001

Professor Subrata Saha

SUNY, USA (2001)

2002

Professor Allan S. Hoffman

University of Washington, USA

2003

Dr. Leo Vroman

Downstate Medical, USA

2004

Professor Xingdong Zhang

Sichuan University, China

2005

Professor Robert E. Baier

SUNY at Buffalo, USA

2006

Dr. Avi Domb

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

2007

Late Professor Larry L. Hench

Florida Institute of Technology, USA

2008

Professor David F. Williams

Editor in Chief, Biomaterials

2009

Professor Buddy D. Ratner

University of Washington, Seattle, USA

2010

Professor Young Ha Kim

Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea

2011

Professor Yasuhiko Tabata

Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences, Kyoto University, Japan

2012

Professor Sung Wan Kim

University of Utah, USA

2013

Professor Myron Spector

Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, USA

2014

Professor Seeram Ramakrishna

National University of Singapore, Singapore

2015

Professor John A. Ramshaw

CSIRO Australia

2016

Professor John L. Brash

McMaster University, Canada

2017

Professor Gilson Khang

Chonbuk National University, South Korea

2018

Professor Ashutosh Chilkoti

Duke University, USA

2019

Professor James Kirkpatrick

Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany

2020

Professor Cato T. Laurencin

University of Connecticut, USA

2021

Professor James M. Anderson

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

2022

Professor Kam W. Leong

Columbia University, USA

2023

Professor Abhay Pandit

Northern University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland

Nominations are invited throughout the year for Chandra P. Sharma Award. Send your nominations to the President, Secretary or Joint Secretary of the Society.