Beijerinck Prizes Awards Ceremony

3 March 2017 from 15:45 to 17:15 hrs
Amsterdam Public Library (OBA), Theaterzaal, 7th floor, Oosterdokskade 143, 1011 DL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Beijerinck Virology Prize: Raul Andino (School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, United States)

Beijerinck Premium: Marit van Gils (Academisch Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands)


  • Opening address by Ben Feringa, Board member Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)
  • Presentation of the Beijerinck Virology Prize to Raul Andino. Presenting the award will be by Eric Snijder, member of the jury for the M.W. Beijerinck Virology Fund
  • Beijerinck Lecture by Raul Andino – Rapid Co-Evolution Shaping RNA Virus Infection
  • Presentation of the Beijerinck Premium to Marit van Gils. Eric Snijder will once again present the award.
  • Short lecture by Marit van Gils – Natural Infection as a Blueprint for Rational HIV Vaccine Design

Left to right: Eric Snijder, Raul Andino, Ben Feringa

Left to right: Eric Snijder, Marit van Gils, Ben Feringa