Laureates 2008

106th DOG-Congress 2008

Stipends for Assistant Doctors from Central and Eastern Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America

Khakima Karim-Zade / Tajikistan
Endowment: 1.000 € / Stipendium

Bausch & Lomb Award

donated by Bausch & Lomb GmbH
Prof. Dr. med. Nicole Eter/Bonn
Endowment: 5.000 €

AMD Award

donated by Novartis Pharma GmbH
Dr. med. Meike Zeimer, Münster
Endowment: 7.500 €

DOG Research Funding for Innovative Scientific Projects in Ophthalmology

Sebastian Schmidt / Gießen
PD Dr. Franz Grus / Mainz
Endowment: 2 x 25.000 €

Tropical Ophthalmology Award

Dr. med. Riad Khaireddin/Hamburg
Dr. med. Martin Kollmann/Nairobi
David Kupitz/Bonn
Total endowment: 10.288 €

Glaucoma Award

donated by Pharm Allergan
Dr. med. Maurice Schallenberg/Münster
Endowment: 5.000 €

Von Graefe Award

Prof Dr. med. Günther Krieglstein/Köln
Endowment: 5.000 €

Julius Springer Award for Ophthalmology

donated by Springer Medizin Verlag
PD Dr. med Maya Müller/Lübeck
Endowment: 2.500 €

Kröner Award

donated by Kröner Stiftung
PD Dr. med. Hendrik Scholl / Dr. med. Peter Charbel-Issa
Endowment: 10.000 €

DOG Short-Term Lectureships

PD Dr. med. Florian Gekeler/Tübingen
Prof. Dr. med. Manfred Mertz/München
Dr. med. Hans-Joachim Miertsch/Eckernförde
Prof. Dr. med. Nhung X. Nguyen/Tübingen
Prof. Dr. med. Paul-Rolf Preußner/Mainz
Total endowment: 9.260 €

Leonhard-Klein-Award

donated by Leonhard-Klein-Stiftung
Prof. Dr. med. Burkhard Dick/Bochum
Endowment: 15.000 €

Makula-Award for the Prevention of Blindness

donated by Pro Retina Deutschland e.V.
Dr. med. Monika Fleckenstein/Bonn
Endowment: 2.000 € + sponsoring of a congress visit abroad of 1.500 €

Meyer-Schwickerath-Award

donated by Takeda-Pharma
Dr. med. Heidrun Deissler/Ulm
Endowment: 5.000 €

DOG Poster Award

Dr. med. Stephan Linke/Hamburg
Dr. med. Philipp Muether/Köln
Prof. Dr. med. Solon Thanos/Münster
Endowment: 3 x 1.000

DOG Funding for ophthalmologists from developing countries

Inna Georgieva, Bulgarien
Endowment: 25.000 €

Doctoral Thesis Award of the Hermann-Wacker-Fonds

donated by Hermann-Wacker-Fonds
Christoph Ehlken/Freiburg
Endowment: 1.000 €

Retinitis-Pigmentosa-Award

donated by Pro Retina Deutschland e.V. and RP Suisse
Dr. rer. nat. Tina Märker/Mainz
Endowment: 2.000 € + sponsoring of a congress visit abroad of 1.500 €

Funding for Innovative Research Addressing the DOG’s Annual Theme

Dr. med. Martin Rudolf/Lübeck
Dr. med. Marcus Kernt/München
Endowment: 2 x 12.500 €

Tropical Ophthalmology Award

donated by Deutsches Komitee zur Verhütung von Blindheit e.V.,
AMO Germany GmbH, Ursapharm, Bausch & Lomb GmbH
Dr. Ma-Nkiew Makwanga, Republik Congo
Endowment: 5.000 €

Video Award

donated by Carl Zeiss Meditec AG
Prof. Dr. med. Siegfried Priglinger/Linz
Prof. Dr. med. Walter Sekundo/Mainz
Dr. med. Fritz Hengerer/Bochum
Endowment: 2.500 €, 1.500 €, 1.000 €

DOG Supplemental funding of research projects which have already been funded

Dr. med. Henrike Westekemper, Harun Akgül/Essen
Endowment: 25.000 €