The laureate of the Alumni Award 2014 in Biomedical Sciences is Dr Benjamin Dewals from the University of Liège
The Alumni Award jury chaired by Prof. Ghislain Opdenakker was impressed by the constant level of excellence in the study and research achievements of the laureate. Dr Benjamin Dewals, research associate F.R.S. -FNRS at the Faculty of veterinary at ULg, has an international academic track record for his own research line in virology on Alcelaphine Herpesvirus 1 ( AIHV-virus 1) causing malignant catarrhal fever (MCF) in ruminants.
The Alumni award 2014 will be officially hand over to Dr Benjamin Dewals at the BAEF Alumni reunion on Friday, November 28, 2014.
The Alumni award 2015 will be in the field of the applied sciences.