The EANM Honorary Membership is reserved for persons of outstanding distinction practicing in the field of nuclear medicine and who provided great service or reputation to the EANM or the field of nuclear medicine. Persons of outstanding distinction in related disciplines are awarded with the EANM Corresponding Honorary Membership.
Looking back on a considerable history, the EANM has awarded the first honorary memberships at the occasion of the EANM’06 Congress in Athens/Greece. This distinction was awarded to four founding fathers of the EANM in order to honour their outstanding services to the field of nuclear medicine and to the Association.
Since then, the EANM Honorary Membership was awarded to the following persons (in alphabetical order):
2017: Emilio Bombardieri
2016: Angelika Bischof Delaloye
2015: Patrick Bourguet, Frans Corstens
2014: Cornelis A. Hoefnagel, Guliano Mariani, Marco Salvatore, Istvan Szilvasi
2013: Amy Piepsz, Peter Lind
2012: Ferruccio Fazio, Eric Paul Krenning
2011: Vincent Gregoire
2007: Gian Luigi Buraggi
2006: Serge Askienazy, Keith E. Britton, Peter J. Ell, Georg Riccabona
Corresponding Honorary Member
2017: Yukiya Amano
2014: Umberto Veronesi †