Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe
SocietyAwards and honours

Awards and honours

It is the responsibility of the Honours Committee to make nominations to the Executive Committee regarding potential recipients of Distinguished Fellowship and the CIRSE Gold Medal.

Executive Board makes nominations regarding future CIRSE Annual Congress Josef Roesch and Andreas Gruentzig Lecturers.

Distinguished Fellows

Distinguished Fellows have made exceptional contributions to the practice and science of interventional radiology.

2022Aghiad Al-Kutoubi, Anne Marie Cahill, Luigi A. Solbiati
2021Ziv Haskal, Thomas Helmberger, Werner Jaschke
2020Antonin Krajina, Sanjiv Sharma, Brian Stainken, Josef Tacke†
2019Viktor Bérczi, Ricardo García-Monaco, James E. Jackson
2018Poul Erik Andersen, Gabriel Bartal, Scott O. Trerotola
2017Yasuaki Arai, Mario Bezzi, Ernst-Peter Strecker 
2016Peter A. Gaines, Lizbeth M. Kenny, Manual Maynar 
2015Riccardo Lencioni, Katerina Malagari, Hannu Maninnen, Gao-Jun Teng
2014Michael D. Dake, Jonathan G. Moss, Dimitrios Siablis
2013James B. Spies, Bien Soo Tan, Peter R. Taylor
2012Götz M. Richter, Małgorzata Szczerbo-Trojanowska, Kenneth R. Thomson
2011John A. Kaufman, Anthony F. Watkinson, Lindsay Machan
2010Okan Akhan, Willem P.T.M. Mali
2009Anne Roberts, Anthony Nicholson
2008Klaus Mathias, Hervé P. Rousseau
2007Klemens H. Barth, Dimitris A. Kelekis†
2006A. Rosenberger†, G. Simonetti
2005F.S. Keller, A.J. Roche
2004B. Läubli, R. Yamada, P. Mueller, A. Besim
2003K. Hiramatsu, F. Joffre, H. Uchida†
2002Cl. L’Herminé, J.-M. Rius†, M.R. Dean†
2001J.M. Bigot, J. Edgren
2000J.C. Gaux, L. Horváth
1999U. Tylén
1998A. Essinger
1997J.H. Göthlin, J. Struyven
1996M. Amiel, P. Rossi
1995U. Erikson
1994D.J. Allison
1993E. Zeitler†
1992I. Enge, A. Lunderquist, F. Olbert†
1991A. Pinet, F. Pinet
1990A. Baert, L. Di Guglielmo, G. Van Andel
1989J.-L. Lamarque, R. Passariello†
1988E. Boijsen†, C. Puylaert†, E. Voegeli

Gold Medallists

Gold Medallists have made outstanding contributions to the practice and science of interventional radiology on an international scale. National contributions and clinical excellence alone shall not be sufficient. Gold Medallists also have significantly promoted the image and impact of the society by personal influence and international recognition.

2022John Kaufman, Hervé Rousseau
2021Julio Palmaz
2020Elias Brountzos
2019Thierry de Baère
2018Anna-Maria Belli
2017Dierk Vorwerk
2016Michael J. Lee
2015Josef Rösch†
2014Jan H. Peregrin
2013José I. Bilbao
2012Peter R. Mueller
2011Jim A. Reekers
2010Frederick S. Keller
2009Johannes Lammer
2008John E. Abele, Bill Cook†
2007Andreas Adam
2006Barry Katzen
2005John F. Reidy
2004Julien Struyven
2003Christoph L. Zollikofer
2002J. Göthlin, J.-J. Merland, E. Zeitler†
2001E. Boijsen†, F. Olbert† , F. Pinet
2000Plinio Rossi
1999A. Lunderquist
1998D.J. Allison
1997R.W. Günther

Andreas Grüntzig Lecturers

Honoring the late German radiology legend Andreas Grüntzig, this eponymous lecture has been given by some of IR’s most outstanding representatives upon invitation from the CIRSE Executive Committee.

2022 Boris Guiu
2020/2021David J. Breen
2019Werner Jaschke
2018Michael Lee
2017Okan Akhan
2016Johannes Lammer
2015Gilles Soulez
2014Philippe L. Pereira
2013Andrew Holden
2012Afshin Gangi
2011Jonathan G. Moss
2010Dierk Vorwerk
2009Riccardo Lencioni
2008Christoph Becker
2007Julio C. Palmaz
2006L. Solbiati
2005A. C. Roberts
2004E.-P. Strecker
2003K. R. Thomson
2002P. A. Gaines
2001B. T. Katzen
2000J. Struyven
1999S. Wallace
1998R. W. Günther
1997P. Rossi
1996J. Rösch†
1995D. Allison
1994E. Zeitler†

Josef Rösch Lecturers

Since its introduction in 2003, the Josef Rösch Lecture has been given by a number of prominent interventional radiologists who have taken this opportunity to reflect on the status of interventional radiology and its various treatments.

2022Alex Barnacle
2020/2021Gunnar Tepe
2019Govindarajan Narayanan
2018Antonín Krajina
2017Nahum Goldberg
2016Thierry de Baère
2015Jim A. Reekers
2014Francisco C. Carnevale
2013Mario Bezzi
2012Dušan Pavčnik
2011Małgorzata Szczerbo-Trojanowska
2010José I. Bilbao
2009Michael D. Dake
2008John Kaufman
2007Krassi Ivancev
2006L. Machan
2005H.P. Rousseau
2004F. Keller
2003J. Rösch†