2010 Franz-Gross - Science Award: Franz Messerli, MD
The Chairman & Board of Management of the German Hypertension League /German Hypertension Society awarded the 2009 Franz-Gross - Science Award to Franz Messerli, MD (treasurer of the American Society of Hypertension). The prize was awarded during the opening ceremony of the annual congress - The Congress ran this year from November 19 to 21 and was held in Lübeck. (Congress President: Prof. Dr. P. Dominiak, and Prof. Dr. H. Schunkert). The opening event started at 6:00pm on November 19, 2009. Franz Messerli, MD was invited to give a state of the art lecture, as well.