Prix scientifiques


  • 1991    Federico Marsico PrizeXXI Congr Naz Soc Ital Cardiol Pediatr, Forte dei Marmi, 12th-15th September 1991. Abstr in: G Ital Cardiol 1991; 21(suppl 2).Preparazione del ‘ventricolo polmonare’ allo switch arterioso mediante ostruzione intravascolare regolabile dell’efflusso: un modello sperimentale in agnelli.Bonhoeffer P, Carminati M, Crupi G, Vanini V, Henry W, Parenzan L.
  • 1993    Travellers Grant for Young SurgeonsXCIII Ann Congr Jap Surg Soc. Sendai, 3rd-10th March1993. Abstr in: J Jpn Surg Soc 1993; 90.  Japan Surgical Society:Non-surgical left ventricular preparation for arterial switch in transposition of the great arteries.Bonhoeffer P, Carminati M, Parenzan L.
  • 2003    ETHICA Award, EuroPCRParis Course of RevascularisationPrize shared with Prof. Alain Cribier from Rouen, France
  • 2006    Grand Scientific Prize 2006Foundation of Lefoulon-Delalande de l’Institute de France Prize shared with Prof. Francis Fontan2006    Pediatric and Adult Interventional Therapies for Congenital and Valvular Heart Disease PICS September 11, 2006 Bellagio, Las VegasIn recognition of his innovative contributions in the field of Congenital Interventional Cardiology


By members of research team

  • 2000    Prize: Société Française de Recherche en PédiatrieTranscatheter implantation of a biological valve in pulmonary position: an animal study.Boudjemline Y., Kachaner J., Bonnet D., Sidi D., Bonhoeffer P.
  • 2000    Prize: Fédération Française de CardiologieInsights in percutaneous aortic valve replacement.Boudjemline Y., Bonhoeffer P.
  • 2002    Prize: Société Française de CardiologiePercutaneous aortic valve replacement.Boudjemline Y., Bonhoeffer P.
  • 2003    Outstanding Research Award in Pediatric Cardiology,American Heart AssociationSachin Khambadkone
  • 2005    University College of London, Institute of Child Health Poster competition 2005, 3rd Prize in senior categoryPercutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation Acutely Improves Global RightVentricular Systolic Function in Repaired Congenital Heart Disease assessed byTissue Doppler.L Coats, S Khambadkone, M Burrows, K Maslin, J Deanfield, P Bonhoeffer.D Pellerin
  • 2005    Young Researcher Prize, European Symposium of Vascular Biomaterials (1st prize). Strasbourg (France),Rapid prototyping into the study of percutaneous valved stent implantation.Schievano S, Migliavacca F, Taylor A, Boudjemline Y, Dubini G, Bonhoeffer P.
  • 2006    Young Investigator Prize, British Congenital Cardiac Association (BCCA)Immediate haemodyanamic effect and short term clinical follow up following percutaneous pulmonary valve replacement.Bolger P, Nordmeyer J, Cullen S, Walker F, Coats L, Lee TY, Deanfield J, Lurz P, Bonhoeffer P
  • 2008    Endocoronary Biomechanics Research Symposium. April 10-11, 2008 – Marseille (France) best poster prize.Engineering Approach to the Study of Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation. Schievano S, Migliavacca F, Capelli C, Lurz P, Nordmeyer J, Taylor AM, Bonhoeffer P.
  • 2008    Medical Engineering Division Innovations (Duncan Dowson) Prize. 3 July 2008 – Institute of Mechanical Engineers, London.Use of rapid prototyping models in planning of percutaneous  pulmonary valved stent implantation.Armillotta A, Bonhoeffer P, Dubini G, Ferragina S, Migliavacca F, Sala G, Schievano S.
  • 2008    Specially Commended at Institute of Child Health Student Poster Competition (19th November 2008)New Device for Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation: a Computational Patient Specific Analysis.Capelli C, Schievano S, Taylor A, Bonhoeffer P
  • 2009    Interventional Pediatric Cardiology Award (24 March 2009 – Milan)New Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Device: Computer Simulation Testing in Patients’ Implantation Site.Capelli C, Migliavacca F, Taylor A, Bonhoeffer P, Schievano S
  • 2009    European Symposium of Vascular Biomaterials 2009 – Connecting Biomaterials to Arterial Structures – 1st Young Researcher Prize. (Strasbourg, May 13-15th 2009)Finite element testing in patients of a new percutaneous pulmonary valve device.Capelli C, Migliavacca F, Taylor MA, Bonhoeffer P, Schievano S.


By Industries

  • 2012    Galien Prize, USA.For excellence in scientific innovation and humanitarian efforts. Medtronic Melody transcatheter pulmonary valve won the category of best medical technology product.