Past Award Winners

Award winners for the previous three years are listed below.

For a full list of all prizes and prize winners since 1994, please click here

C Walton Lillehei Young Investigator's Award    

2013 Sulman Rafiq Copenhagen, Denmark  
2012 Emiliano Navarra Brussels, Belgium  
2011  Laurent De Kerchove Brussels, Belgium   

 

EACTS-ETHICON Cardiovascular Simulation Award

2013  Roger Devotini Turin, Italy  Split award 
  Abdullrazak Hossien Swansea, UK  
2012 Niels Verberkmoes Eindhoven, Netherlands  
2011 Jaime Arroyo Valladolid, Spain  

 

Francis Fontan Prize

2013 Sowmya Ramanan  Chennai, India   
2011 Anil Bhattarai Nepal  

 

Hans G. Borst Award for Thoracic Aortic Surgery

2013 Bartosz Rylski Philadelphia, USA  
2012 Malakh Shrestha Hannover, Germany  

 

SYMETIS INTUITIVE AT HEART AWARDS

2011 Jose Luis Pomar Barcelona, Spain  

 

TECHNO-COLLEGE INNOVATION AWARD

2013 Vinayak Bapat London, UK  
2012 Per Steinar Halvorsen / Erik Fosse Oslo, Norway   
2011 Raoul Quintero MAQUET Cardiovascular

 

The Leonardo Da Vinci Award for Training Excellence    

2013 Thierry Carrel  Bern, Switzerland ‎   
2012  Simon Kendall Middlesbrough, UK  
2011  Alfred Kocher Vienna, Austria   

 

THORACIC PRIZE

2013 Gregor Jan Kocher Bern, Switzerland  
2011 Kazumichi Yamamoto Kyoto, Japan  

   

YOUNG INVESTIGATOR'S AWARD

2013  Ruben Osnabrugge Rotterdam, Netherlands Cardiac
  Priyadharshanan Ariyaratnam Hull, UK Thoracic
  Ai Sugimoto  Shizuoka City, Japan  Congenital
       
2012 Bartosz Rylski Freiburg, Germany Cardiac
  Priyadharshanan Ariyaratnam Cottingham, UK  Thoracic 
  Patrick Myers Geneva, Switzerland Congenital
       
2011  Sandro Sponga  Quebec, Canada  Cardiac
  Willem Den Hengst   Antwerp, Belguim Thoracic