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

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

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.

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Coordination Speakers & Abstracts
Lisa-Sophie Haltenhof
Phone: +49 3643 2468-139