Robert Koch Gold Medal

The Foundation annually awards the Robert Koch Gold Medal in recognition of the outstanding life’s work of a scientist.

Laureates:

2017 Christopher T. Walsh (USA)
2016 Kai Simons (Dresden)
2015 Peter Piot (UK)
2014 Hermann Bujard (Heidelberg)
2013 Anthony S. Fauci (USA)
2012 Eckard Wimmer (USA)
2011 Ernst-Ludwig Winnacker (France)
2010 Fotis Kafatos (UK)
2009 Volker ter Meulen (Würzburg)
2008 Philip Leder (USA)
2007 Brigitte A. Askonas (UK)
2006 Hans-Dieter Klenk (Marburg)
2005 Emil R. Unanue
2004 Heinz Schaller (Heidelberg)
2003 Tadamitsu Kishimoto (Japan)
2002 Agnes Ullmann (France)
2001 Nicholas Avrion Mitchison (UK)
2000 Marco Baggiolini (Switzerland)
1999 Barry R. Bloom (USA)
1998 George Klein (Sweden)
1997 Satoshi Omura (Japan)
1996 Sir Gustav V. J. Nossal (Australia)
1995 Charles N. Weissmann (Switzerland)
1994 Paul Klein (Mainz)
1993 Karl Lennert (Kiel), Otto Westphal (Switzerland)
1992 Piet Borst (Netherlands), Howard C. Goodmann (USA)
1991 Werner Schäfer (Tübingen)
1990 Ernst L. Wynder (USA)
1989 Maurice R. Hilleman (USA)
1988 Willy Burgdorfer (USA)
1987 Hans J. Müller-Eberhard (USA)
1986 Ernst Ruska (Berlin)
1985 Richard M. Krause (USA)
1982 Edgar Lederer (France), Walter Pagel (UK), Karl Styblo (Netherlands)
1981 Maclyn McCarty
1980 Emmy Klieneberg-Nobel (UK)
1979 Sir Christopher Andrews (UK)
1978 Theodor v. Brand (Sulzbach-Rosenberg), Saul Krugman (USA)
1977 Pierre Grabar (France)
1974 Paul Kallós (Sweden)