2012: Dr. Georg Hansmann received the prestigious Werner Forßmann Prize from Ruhr University Bochum, Germany. The 3 preceeding awardees are Profs. Stefanie Dimmeler (2004), Christian Weber (2005), and Bodo Levkau (2008).
2012: Hannes Sallmon, medical student (Rostock/Berlin) and visiting research fellow at Harvard Medical School, has received the Finkelstein Prize from the Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine of Northern Germany (NDGKJ). Hannes is currently a resident in Pediatrics at Charité University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany.