Leroy Award and DSA awardees given at Lyon

Progetto senza titolo - 2023-09-12T163905.748
September 12, 2023

We are delighted to announce that the European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP) has awarded, with a speech by Christa Egger-Danner, the prestigious Leroy Award to Dr. Hans Soelkner in recognition of his exceptional scientific career and significant contributions to the field of animal science. Dr. Hans Soelkner’s dedication and outstanding work have left an indelible mark on the world of animal science, and the Leroy Award is a well-deserved acknowledgment of his accomplishments. In addition to honouring Dr. Soelkner, EAAP has also bestowed the Distinguished Service Award (DSA) upon three distinguished scientists, Drago Kompan, Bruno Ronchi and Ana Sofia Santos for their invaluable contributions to EAAP and the broader animal science network. Their tireless efforts and dedication have played a pivotal role in advancing the goals and mission of EAAP. These awards serve as a testament to the commitment and excellence exhibited by these outstanding individuals and their significant impact on the field of animal science. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to all the awardees and express our deep gratitude for their invaluable contributions to our organization and the wider scientific community.