2019 Awards Announced

CRS proudly announces the recipients of Awards that honor those who have contributed to the society and the science. Awards will be presented during the 2019 CRS Annual Meeting.


Distinguished Service Award

Alexander (Sandy) Florence

Alexander "Sandy" Florence, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
University College of London, School of Pharmacy



Randall Mrsny

Randall Mrsny, Ph.D.
Professor's Chair
University of Bath, Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology


Transdermal Delivery Kydonieus Foundation Award

Joke Bouwstra

  Joke Bouwstra, Ph.d.
University of Leiden, Division of Biotherapeutics


Young Investigator Award

Jordan Green

Jordan Green, Ph.D. 
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Chemical & Biomedical Engineering


T NAGAI Postdoctoral Research Award

Michael Mitchell

Researcher - Michael Mitchell, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology / University of Pennsylvania

Adviser - Robert S. Langer, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Journal of controlled release best paper award

"Regulatory T cell-targeted hybrid nanoparticles combined with immuno-checkpoint blockage for cancer immunotherapy"  Ou, W, Thapa, R.K., Jiang, L., Soe, Z.C., Gautam, M., Chang, J.H., Jeong, J.H., Ku, S.K., Choi, H.G., Yong, C.S., Kim J.O. (2018)

drug delivery and translational research best paper award

"A novel method for studying airway hyperresponsiveness in allergic guinea pigs in vivo using the PreciseInhale system for delivery of dry powder aerosols"  Lexmond, J.A., Keir, S., Terakosolphan, W., Page, P. C., Forbes, B. (2018).