SfRBM Lifetime Achievement Award

SfRBM has closed submission of nominations for the 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award, which recognizes an aggregate body of work important to the field of free radical chemistry, redox biology, and antioxidants over a scientist's career. The award includes a featured lecture at SfRBM’s 27th Annual Conference (SfRBM 2020) as well as:

  • $2,500 cash award
  • Confers a special title of Fellow of the Society for Free Radical Biology and Medicine (F-SFRBM)
  • Paid travel expenses to SfRBM 2020
  • A bronze medal with stand
  • Invited to publish a review article for Free Radical Biology & Medicine, SfRBM's journal, celebrating their scientific contributions and the presentation of the award
  • Have a one-page bio and picture prominently displayed in the SfRBM 2020 Abstract/Program book


Each submitted nomination must include the following:

  • A signed nomination letter by an SfRBM member describing the candidate and why they are an appropriate candidate for the award.
  • Updated CV of the candidate.
  • A statement that the candidate, if selected, will be present at #SfRBM2020Virtual (November 18-20, 2020).

Please note that the nominees do not have to be current SfRBM members and self-nominations are not permitted.


2020 - Henrik E. Poulsen, MD
2018 - Daret St. Clair, Ph.D.
2016 - Henry Jay Forman, Ph.D.
2014 - Jack Lancaster, Jr., Ph.D.
2012 - Victor Darley-Usmar, Ph.D.
2010 - Garry Buettner, Ph.D.
2008 - Barry Halliwell, D.Sc.
2007 - Ronald Mason, Ph.D.
2006 - Kelvin J.A. Davies, Ph.D., D.Sc.
2005 - Balaraman Kalyanaraman, Ph.D.
2004 - Larry Oberley, Ph.D.