National Children's Research Centre

NCRC researcher wins prize for best paper at international conference

October 13, 2017

Congratulations to NCRC’s Dr. Hiroki Nakamura who won the highly competitive Michael Höllwarth Prize for the best paper presented at the 30th International Symposium on Paediatric Surgical Research for his presentation on “Altered Goblet Cell Function in Hirschsprung’s Disease”. This prestigious award is decided by the International Board of Paediatric Surgical Research consisting of 12 members from 12 different countries.

The 30th International Symposium on Paediatric Surgical Research was held in New Delhi from 8-10th September. There were 165 papers presented on paediatric surgical research at this meeting.

Dr Hiroki Nakamura (left) is a Research Fellow working with Professor Prem Puri (right).