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Awards for Members of the AGO Study Group

Andreas du Bois is a leading expert in gynecologic oncology. He founded the AGO Study Group as a young senior physician, laying the foundation for the establishment of innovations in gynecologic oncology and improvements in therapeutic standards in ovarian cancer.

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Awards for members of the AGO Study Group

Arthur Walpole Award 2006

Prof. Dr. med. Andreas du Bois is the winner of the 2006 Arthur Walpole Award, which comes with prize money of 10,250 euros. The award was conferred on the occasion of the German Cancer Congress on 26 March 2006 in Berlin. It is awarded every two years by the German Cancer Society [Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft e.V., DKG) to the best clinical trial from Germany (“innovative concept with pioneering research question and quality of study conduct”).

Ernst Wertheim Award 2006

At this year’s annual meeting of the Austrian Working Group for Gynaecological Oncology in the Austrian Society for Gynecology and Obstetrics in Salzburg in May, the Ernst Wertheim Award was awarded to Professor Andreas du Bois, Director of the Clinic for Gynecology & Gynecological Oncology at the Dr. Horst Schmidt Clinics (HSK) Wiesbaden…

Quality of Life Award 2006 …

for ‘A Randomized Clinical Trial of Cisplatin/Paclitaxel Versus Carboplatin/Paclitaxel as First-Line treatment of Ovarian Cancer’…