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TSC Alert

Call for Nominations: 2018 Gomez Award

Dr. Manuel R. Gomez

Dr. Manuel R. Gomez

The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance grants the Manuel R. Gomez Award to individuals who have made a significant impact on our understanding of TSC in research, and/or have impacted the delivery of clinical care for individuals with TSC.

The award is given in memory of Manuel R. Gomez, MD (1928-2006), the “Father of TSC” in the United States. A dedicated physician-scientist, Dr. Gomez provided care and compassion for hundreds of individuals with TSC while conducting some of the pioneering research in the field.

To nominate someone for the Manuel R. Gomez Award, please prepare a letter that describes how the nominee has contributed to clinical practice and/or research in the TSC field. Please send the letter and the nominee’s curriculum vitae by email to cho@tsalliance.org or by mail to Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance, Attn: Calvin Ho, 801 Roeder Road, Suite 750, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Nominations are accepted until April 13, 2018.

Previous Gomez awardees include: