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Professor Ray Dolan awarded prestigious Klaus Joachim Zülch Prize

4 January 2013

Professor Ray Dolan, Head of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, UCL Institute of Neurology, has been awarded the prestigious Klaus Joachim Zülch Prize.
The K-J. Zülch Prize of the Gertrud Reemtsma Foundation has been awarded for outstanding achievements in basic neurological research every year since 1990. The prize is endowed with 50,000 Euro and has always been awarded and shared by two scientists. The 2013 prize has been awarded to Professor Dolan, and Professor Wolfram Schultz, University of Cambridge (UK). It will be awarded at a ceremony in the historic Cologne town hall on September 13th, 2013. 

Gertrud Reemtsma established the "Gertrud Reemtsma Foundation" in 1989 in memory of her deceased brother, the neurologist Prof. Dr. Klaus Joachim Zülch, former Director of the Cologne Department of General Neurology at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt. In setting up the Foundation, Gertrud Reemtsma intended to keep the memory of her brother's scientific work alive and to recognize and promote exceptional achievements in basic research in neurology.