Saul Hertz Young Investigator Award

The Saul Hertz Young Investigator Award honors outstanding achievement and excellence of early-career professionals in the field of theranostics.

Chair of Award Committee

Assistant Professor Dr. Susanne Kossatz
TUM, Munich


Submission deadline

December 15, 2023 (23:59 CET)


Academy of the International Centers for Precision Oncology. President: Professor Dr. Richard P. Baum


5,000 EUR

Number of Awards


Award Period


  • Early career researchers/medical doctors. 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 clinical science applied to theranostics.
  • The research might include (but is not limited to): radioiodine, new radioisotopes, new ligands, new targets, genomics, clinical translation, clinical studies, dosimetry, artificial intelligence...
Application Procedure

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 to max. 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

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 Barbara Hertz.