Edwaldo E. Camargo Young Investigator Award

Dr. Edwaldo Eduardo Camargo was a highly accomplished scientist and pioneer in the field of Nuclear Medicine. Born in Brazil in 1938, he obtained his medical degree and pursued his passion for Nuclear Medicine through advanced studies at Johns Hopkins University. He made significant contributions to the field in Brazil, implementing Nuclear Cardiology, developing radioisotope preparation and distribution, and promoting education and residency programs. Dr. Camargo held leadership positions, published numerous papers, and was admired for his humility and dedication to teaching.

The Edwaldo E. Camargo Young Investigator Award honors an individual who has made outstanding achievements in the field of Nuclear Medicine and which are related to Theranostics.

Chair of Award Committee

Assistant Professor Dr. Madhav Yadav
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India


Submission deadline

December 15, 2023 (23:59 CET)


CMR Brazil, CEO: Sibila Grallert


3,000 US$

Number of Awards


Award Period

7th Theranostic World Congress, Santiago, 2024

  • Early career researchers/physicians. Ideally, the candidate should have graduated no more than 10 years ago (delay due to childcare shall be mentioned in the cover letter).
  • Applicants must exemplify outstanding achievements in Nuclear Medicine applied to Theranostics.
  • The research should be related to translation of radiopharmaceuticals, clinical research, dosimetry, PET imaging in oncology or radioligand therapy.
Application Procedure

If you submit an abstract, please submitted it via our abstract submission system. Please note that the submission of an abstract is not mandatory for your application. However, the Award Committee reserves the right to ask for further documents (e.g. an abstract) that show the impact on the field of Theranostic.

In addition, the application documents should include:

  • Cover letter describing own impact in the field of Theranostics (max. 3 pages, incl. graphics and bibliography related to Theranostics)
  • CV including publication list (or as separate document)
  • 1-3 additional letters of recommendation
  • Publication in the last 2 years (published in a peer-reviewed Journal or submitted and accepted with written proof) in the field of Theranostics

The application documents should be sent no later than December 15, 2023 (23:59 CET) to awards@theranostics-world-congress.org

The successful applicant will be informed by email until January 5, 2024.

The award will be presented at the 7th Theranostics World Congress (March 22-24, 2024) in Santiago, Chile by Prof. Elba Etchebehere Camargo.

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E-Mail: organization@theranostics-world-congress.org

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Klara Kiss
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