Society 2016 Prize Winners

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Reingold Prize

Adam RichterAdam Richter
University of Toronto

The Nathan Reingold Prize is awarded for best essay by a graduate student.


Joseph H. Hazen Education Prize

Joan RichardsJoan L. Richards
Brown University

The Joseph H. Hazen Education Prize is awarded for excellence in education.


Derek Price/Rod Webster Prize

Megan RabyMegan Raby
University of Texas at Austin

The Derek Price/Rod Webster Prize is awarded for best article in Isis.


Suzanne J. Levinson Prize

Nick HopwoodNick Hopwood
University of Cambridge

The Suzanne J. Levinson Prize is awarded for best book in the history of the life sciences and natural history.


Margaret W. Rossiter History of Women in Science Prize

Paola BertucciPaola Bertucci
Yale University

The Margaret W. Rossiter History of Women in Science Prize is awarded for best article on the role of women in science.


The Watson Davis and Helen Miles Davis Prize

Jacob Darwin HamblinJacob Darwin Hamblin
Oregon State University

The Watson Davis and Helen Miles Davis Prize is awarded for best book for a general audience.


Pfizer Prize

Omar W. NasimOmar W. Nasim
University of Regensburg

The Pfizer Award is for best scholarly book published in the past three years.


Sarton Medal

Katharine Park

Katharine Park
Harvard University, emerita

The History of Science Society has awarded the 2016 Sarton Medal for Lifetime Scholarly Achievement to Katharine Park, Harvard University, emerita.