The Fred Conrad Koch Lifetime Achievement Award—the Society’s highest honor—recognizes the lifetime achievements and exceptional contributions of an individual to the field of endocrinology.
Award Recipient receives the following:
Fred Conrad Koch Medal
Complimentary registration to attend The Endocrine Society’s Annual Meeting & Expo — ENDO 2015
Travel expenses to attend ENDO 2015
Potential meaningful opportunities to engage with attendees during ENDO, e.g., Plenary, symposia, Meet-the-Professor sessions, and workshops
Fred Conrad Koch, PhD, the Society’s 19th president, is best remembered for his elucidation of testicular function. In 1957, the late Elizabeth Koch bequeathed a substantial legacy to The Endocrine Society in memory of her late husband, Dr. Fred Conrad Koch.
Application Deadline: The Call for Nominations is now closed.
Hold an MD, PhD, MD/PhD or equivalent
Nominee has, and or continues to make exceptional contributions to the field of endocrinology through a lifetime of work
Member or non-member of the Endocrine Society
All voting members of The Endocrine Society, including Emeritus members and In-Training Associates with doctoral degrees, are eligible to submit nominations for the Laureate Awards.
Nominators must complete the online nomination form and attach all supporting documents in one complete file* at the time of submission.
*Upload in one complete file (Word or PDF) the following supporting documents in the order listed below:
Nomination letter: Clearly identify the accomplishments of the nominee as they pertain to the award description. If the nominee will be nominated for more than one award category, submit a new nomination for each award category and ensure that the nomination letter and letter of support addresses the nominee’s accomplishments accordingly. (No page limit.)
Letter of Support: A minimum of one letter of support is required
Curriculum Vitae: Include nominee’s current Curriculum Vitae. Substitutions for a full CV will not be accepted (i.e., abbreviated CV, biosketch, etc.).