The Disaster and Military section proudly announces that they strive to annually procure a plaquette, to an individual or institution, in recognition of extraordinary achievements in the field of Disaster and Military medicine. Every member of the section may nominate a person or institute for this prize. Certain rules are applicable, these can be read by pressing this.
The first to receive this prize is prof Sten Lennquist. (2015) He was one of the Founders of ESTES and is considered the godfather of this section. He has an impressive track record of achievements in Disaster medicine, eg. the founder of Macsim® and Editor/ author of Medical Response to major Incidents and Disasters. A milestone in the literature concerning disaster care.
2015: Prof. Sten Lennquist, Sweden
2016: Dr. Gino Strada, Italy