Purpose: Awarded for the best original report published in Medical Mycology by a member of Young ISHAM
Selection: Candidates may nominate themselves or be nominated by a co-author, via a letter to the Editor-in-Chief. Awarded by a judging committee, which includes the Editor-in-Chief.
Number awarded: 1 per year
Prize: A certificate, the Dr Ira F Salkin Medal and $500 presented at either the ISHAM Congress or a suitable regional ISHAM meeting.
|Recipient||Year of Award||Title of Article|
|Dr. Susanne Eigl||2017||Galactomannan testing and Aspergillus PCR in same-day bronchoalveolar lavage and blood samples for diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis|
|Dr. Serisha D. Naicker||2016||Comparison of species-level identification and antifungal susceptibility results from diagnostic and reference laboratories for bloodstream Candida surveillance isolates, South Africa, 2009–2010|