The Maud Kuistila Memorial Foundation

The Maud Kuistila Award

The Maud Kuistila Foundation presents also annually the Maud Kuistila Award to a merited teacher of scientists in the field of medicine. The purpose of the award is to highlight the impact that teachers of scientists have for retaining and developing the tradition of high-standard medical research in Finland. The amount of the award is 20,000 €.

Proposals for candidates

Short free-form proposals are requested by the end of October each year by Maud Kuistila Memorial Foundation, Secretary of the Scientific Advisory Board Pentti Huovinen, e-mail pentti.huovinen (at) The award is presented annually in January. Nominations for the award are especially welcome from those who have enjoyed the high-quality, varied and selfless guidance of their trainer. Prize proposals made in the previous three years will be taken into account in selecting the winner.

Recipients of the Award

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