ASCEPT Lecture Award

The BTS has an exchange scheme with the Australian Society of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologist (ASCEPT), which provides an opportunity for a BTS member to attend the ASCEPT congress and present a BTS lecture.

Award attributes

Support a BTS member to travel to the ASCEPT Annual Conference to present a BTS lecture


Biennially in odd numbered years

Support provided

Up to £2000 towards travel and expenses


Full BTS member for at least 1 year prior to application closure date

Nominated and seconded by 2 full BTS members

Application requirements

Description of the candidate’s achievements

Full CV, including details of career breaks

List of peer-reviewed publications


Call to membership in year preceding annual congress


Winner notified by SSC Chair by end of Jan preceding annual congress

1996    David Ray

1998     Iain Purchase

2000    Kevin Park

2002    Gay Hawksworth

2004    Nick Bateman

2006    Kelly BéruBé

2008    Matthew Wright

2010    Tim Gant


2018    John Thompson