The Commemorative Medal for the 100th anniversary of the Nencki Institutefor special merits in aid of the development of the Institute has been awarded.
Prof. dr hab. Jerzy Duszynski, a head of the Laboratory of Bioenergetics and Biomembrane of the Nencki Institute, received Honorary Medal of Jan Evangelista Purkyne awarded by Czech Academy of Sciences for outstanding contribution to Biomedical Sciences.
On 22nd May this year on the anniversary of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences the Senate passed a resolution to honor the Nencki Institute PAS Medal "200 Years - From the Institute of Agronomy in Marymont to Warsaw University of Life Sciences". The medal was presented to the Director of the Nencki Institute prof. Adam Szewczyk during the ceremony crowning jubilee celebrations at the Royal Theatre in the Łazienki Park.
On 28 April, Prof. Jan Strelau was awarded honoris causa honorary doctorate by the SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, at which he has worked for 15 years. It is another addition to a long list of distictions received by Prof. Strelau – a scientist devoted to research on temperament, member of the Polish Academy of Sciences, honorary Editor-in-Chief of Academia, the magazine of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
The Senate of Rzeszów University of Technology honoured professor Małgorzata Witko with honoris causa award in recognition of her remarkable scientific achievements and input into the catalytic process theoretical background development.
- Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research PAS in Olsztyn and Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding PAS in Jastrzębiec in the consortium awarded the status of National Leading Research Centre (KNOW)
- Professor J. Strelau receives the TEOFRAST SUPERSTAR award
- Dreyfus Prize to professor Krzysztof Matyjaszewski