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Prof. Keiko Torii receives the 2015 Saruhashi Award

Professor Keiko Torii (ITbM PI, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and Professor at the University of Washington, Torii Lab) has been selected to receive the 35th (2015) Saruhashi Award for her research on the "Mechanism of Cell-Cell Communication and Stomatal Development in Plants." The Saruhashi Award has been set up in 1980 by "The Association for the Bright Future of Women Scientists", which was established by the geochemist, Dr. Katsuko Saruhashi. This award is granted each year to female scientists under 50 years old in recognition for their distinguished research in natural sciences.

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Professor Keiko Torii: http://www.itbm.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/members/k-torii/

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List of winners of the Saruhashi Award

1st (1981)Tomoko Ota
2nd (1982)Haruka Yamada
3rd (1983)Masako Osumi
4th (1984)Tomiko Yonezawa
5th (1985)Mariko Yasugi
6th (1986)Yoshie Souma
7th (1987)Izumi Oono
8th (1988)Chikako Sato
9th (1989)Mizuho Ishida
10th (1990)Mihoko Takahashi
11th (1991)Miwako Mori
12th (1992)Takako Kato
13th (1993)Reiko Kuroda
14th (1994)Hiroko Shirai
15th (1995)Shihoko Ishii
16th (1996)Maki Kawai
17th (1997)Tetsuko Takabe
18th (1998)Keiko Nishikawa
19th (1999)Sumiko Mochida
20th (2000)Tomoko Nakanishi
21st (2001)Hiroko Nagahara
22nd (2002)Chikako Shingyoji
23rd (2003)Kiyoko Fukami
24th (2004)Haruyo Koiso
25th (2005)Motoko Kotani
26th (2006)Ikue Mori
27th (2007)Yukari Takayabu
28th (2008)Kyoko Nozaki
29th (2009)Mikiko Shiomi
30th (2010)Yoshiko Takahashi
31st (2011)Noriko Mizoguchi
32nd (2012)Ayako Abe
33rd (2013)Emiko Hiyama
34th (2014)Emi Hifumi
35th (2015)Keiko Torii

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2015-04-21

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