August 14, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Knoepfler Stem Cell Person of the Year

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Nominations are now open for the 2013 Stem Cell Person of the Year Award. The winner receives $1,000 as well as recognition as a true difference maker and leader in the stem cell field. I found last year that all the finalists received a great deal of positive attention even if they didn’t win and I expect the same will be true this year. Please nominate your pick for the most influential person of the year of 2013 in the stem cell field.  Some …Read More

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For years I’ve thought that there are many people in the stem cell field who do not get recognition despite doing amazing things. Often these heroes make great personal sacrifices to help others. They take risks. They spend their time and often their own money to make a difference. As a result last year I came up with the idea of a Stem Cell Person of the Year Award to recognize such good guys and as many of you know I am now offering …Read More

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Here on The Niche I’m giving out a Stem Cell Person of the Year Award for 2012 along with all my other annual awards (e.g. best stem cell journal, paper, blog, comic, activist, etc). 2020 update: you can see future winners of the award here. The Person of the Year winner will get recognition for being a difference maker, someone who takes a risk to help others.    The winner also gets $1000 in cash from me.   About 30 people have been nominated, …Read More