SfRBM Lifetime Achievement Award

SfRBM is calling for nominations from members for the 2024 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 Lifetime Achievement Award includes a featured lecture at SfRBM’s 31st Annual Conference (SfRBM 2024) 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 2024
  • 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 2024 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 SfRBM 2024 (November 20-23, 2024).

Please note that the nominees do not have to be current SfRBM members and self-nominations are not permitted. Emailed submissions are required and can be sent to Completed submissions must be submitted by May 6, 2024.


2022 - Ohara Augusto, Ph.D.
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.