Kurt Prins Earns 2 Young Investigator Awards

March 19, 2019

U of M Cardiologist and LHI researcher Kurt Prins, MD, PhD has recently earned two separate young investigator awards.

Butrous Young Investigator Award in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

This award recognizes the best abstract for an investigator who is under the age of 35. Dr. Prins was named winner at the annual Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute Annual meeting. The award comes with a $500 stipend.

ASCI Young Physician-Scientist Award

Awarded by the American Society of Clinical Investigation (ASCI). There were 35 recipients of this award in total from universities throughout the United States. The awardees will present their work at the ASCI’s Food & Science Evening, on April 6, 2019, as part of the AAP/ASCI/APSA Joint Meeting, April 5-7, 2019. This award also comes with a $500 stipend.