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Award at a Glance

Award amount: $1,000 honorarium and up to $2,000 travel reimbursement + advance registration reimbursement to Experimental Biology + complimentary ticket to Renal Banquet.

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Questions? Contact:  APS Section Administrator

Who Can Apply: APS member in good standing, at least 60 years old.

Past Awardees

Award Description

The Robert W. Berliner Award for Excellence in Renal Physiology is the most prestigious award of the Renal Section. The award recognizes distinguished lifetime achievement in renal physiological research by a living scientist. Candidates must be at least 60 years old and a major contributor to the field of renal physiology over a lifetime. Accomplishments should include research, teaching, training and activities within the American Physiological Society (APS). The recipient will be honored at the Renal Section Banquet at the APS annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB), and will participate in the Renal Section’s Posters and Professors Reception. The awardee will be invited and strongly encouraged to write a review to be published in the American Journal of Physiology—Renal Physiology.

  • Be an APS member in good standing.
  • Receive nomination from an APS member.

  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Nomination letter from APS member.

Applications are only accepted via online submission.