european network for adrenal tumors


ENS@T Awards

The ENS@T awards are bestowed every year to the best scientific works in the field of adrenal tumours that have been accepted for publication in the preceding calender year and for the best Poster presentations at the yearly ENS@T meetings. Please see below for actual award applications possibilities and for a list of past award winners.

Scientific Awards 2018: New submissions

This year we have 4 different awards, each of 2000€, one award for each of the categories corresponding to the four working groups of ENS@T: ACC, NAPACA, APA and PPGL.

Applicants are asked to provide the manuscript together with a cover letter, a two page CV and a signed statement that all other collaborators (if applicable) have been informed and agreed with the authors’ application (click here for the form if you apply for the ACC award, click here for the form if you apply for the NAPACA awardclick here for the form if you apply for the APA awardclick here for the form if you apply for the PPGL award) as PDF files to

The rules for submission are:

- Research has to be carried out primarily in Europe. The scientific work has to be accepted for publication in a peer-reviewed journal prior to submission. Acceptance for publication should not have taken place longer than one year before application

- Applicants should be within 15 years of receipt of their doctoral title (PhD or MD) at the time of application. PhD or MD students are also eligible to apply. No more than two applicants are allowed per application. Collaborators (e.g. co-authors of a manuscript) not applying for the award must provide their written consent prior to the application of the candidate(s) (see application forms).

Submission deadline is September 30th, 2018.

Thanks to the Paradifference Foundation, this year we will grant an award dedicated to malignant pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma. Details about this award will be posted later.

We are looking forward to your application.

The ENSAT Executive Committee

Paradifference Foundation Awards 2017

ENSAT and Paradifference Foundation Awards for malignant PPGL research

Lucie Evenepoel

For the work: Expression of Contactin 4 is associated with malignant behavior in pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas

Serena Martinelli

For the work: The microenvironment induces collective migration in SDHB silenced mouse pheochromocytoma spheroids

ENS@T Awards 2017

Bruno Allolio Award for ACC research

Carmen Ruggiero

For the work: Dosage-dependent regulation of VAV2 expression by steroidogenic factor-1 drives adrenocortical carcinoma cell invasion

ENSAT Award for APA research