Iranian researcher Dr. Nima Rezaei has been nominated for the 2013 International Young Researcher Award of American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI).
The Deputy President of Research Center for Immunodeficiencies of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Dr. Rezaei was selected along with three other candidates from Switzerland, Taiwan, and Brazil.
The nominees are selected by the academy’s board for the purpose of recognition of special researches carried out by non-American researchers around the world.
Rezaei who is also the Chief Executive Director of the Children’s Medical Center Hospital in Tehran, has got many remarkable researches and innovations in the field of immunology.
His paper published in JACI (IF>11) has gained international acclaim while attracted 20 citations only in 18 months.
He has been also selected as a member of committee for policy making in immunodeficiency the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology for the second consecutive year.
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology will announce this year’s winner at the opening ceremony of its meeting in Texas next month.