ESGO Awards Tweet ESGO Biennial Awards at the ESGO 2019 Congress in Athens, Greece The ESGO Council has developed two prestigious biennial awards that recognise excellence in the field of gynaecological oncology: the ESGO Lifetime Achievement Award and the ESGO Helga Salvesen Award for the Best contribution in Translational research. As a member of the Gynaecological Oncology community, you can help to recognise candidates with an outstanding contribution to the field that could be considered for these awards. These prestigious biennial awards will be presented at ESGO's 21st European Gynaecological Oncology Congress, from November 2-5, 2019 in Athens, Greece. Nominations are accepted until April 19, 2019. ESGO Lifetime Achievement Award The first ESGO Lifetime Achievement Award will be launched this year at the ESGO 2019 congress in Athens, Greece, to recognise a European specialist and international collaborator, whose contributions to the treatment of women with gynaecological cancers, have shown a lasting impact on the field and whose body of work has demonstrated a lifetime commitment towards progress for patient care. Find out more ESGO Helga Salvesen Award in Translational Research In commemoration of Prof. Helga Salvesen, ESGO Council member, member of ENTRIGO and founder of ENITEC, the ESGO Council initiated the first ESGO Helga Salvesen Award for a major contribution in translational research at the ESGO 2017 congress in Vienna, Austria. The award recognises a clinician or translational researcher who made a significant contribution to translational research in gynaecological oncology in the past few years. Find out more ESGO Awards Key Dates + Call for Nominations open: March 9, 2019 Close: April 19, 2019 ESGO Helga Salvesen Awardee 2017 Tjalling Bosse, Netherlands Embrace the molecular classification of Endometrial Cancer Watch it Now! ESGO Newsletter Get notified on all news and activities right in your mailbox. Sign-up Now! Upcoming events Surgery Course Advanced Course on Fertility Sparing Management March 7-9, 2019 Hamburg, Germany Save the Date! Read More Congress ESGO 2019 Athens Congress November 2-5, 2019 Athens, Greece Save the Date! Read More Surgery Course 3rd ESGO Advanced Course on Ovarian Cancer Surgery December 5 - 7, 2019 Hamburg, Germany Read More European Society of Gynaecological Oncology The European Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ESGO) is the leading European organisation with more than 2,500 professionals involved in treatment, care and research of gynaecologic cancers. Contact us Explore ESGO eAcademy Journal Attend ESGO Congress SoA Conference Meetings Calendar Network Networks ENYGO ENGOT Join Become a Member myESGO Members Directory News Updates Get notified on all of ESGO’s news and activities. Sign-up Now!