The EDOGAWA-NICHE PRIZE Award Ceremony will take place during the NCRM NICHE event in October, every year. The NCRM NICHE 2018 will be held in Shibaura Institute, Tokyo, Japan.

In the EDOGAWA-NICHE Prize Award Ceremony, there will be a short presentation speech explaining the work of the EDOGAWA-NICHE prize Laureate(s) after which the chairman of the Jinseisha-NCRM Edogawa NICHE prize committee or his appointed representative will hand over the EDOGAWA-NICHE PRIZE Laureate, the EDOGAWA-NICHE PRIZE consisting of a Diploma, a citation and a Cash Award.

Then, the EDOGAWA-NICHE PRIZE laureate(s) will present his/her/their EDOGAWA-NICHE PRIZE Lecture to an audience comprising of students, scholars and eminent researchers from all over the world participating in the NCRM NICHE event of that year. The Ceremony is followed by a banquet in honour of the EDOGAWA-NICHE PRIZE Laureate.


Since Prof. James Edgar Till will be unable to travel to Japan for the Prize Ceremony, the Edogawa Niche Prize 2018 was awarded to Prof. James Edgar Till in an Award ceremony held on 20 th September 2018, in the Boardroom of the University health Network, University of Toronto, Canada with the presence of Prof. Dr. Gary A Levy (Professor of the Departments of Medicine, Immunology and Surgery at the University of Toronto, Canada) and Prof. Dr. Atul Humar (Director, University of Toronto Transplant Institute, Canada)

Prof. James E Till delivering the Edogawa NICHE Prize Lecture 2018

L.R Prof Gary Levy, Prof. James E Till (Edogawa NICHE Laureate 2018), Dr. Atul Humar and Dr. Samuel JK Abraham