The award will be presented to Eliezer in recognition of his significant contributions to the field of Developmental Biology, specifically in the area of plant morphogenesis and the seminal identification of Florigen, the mobile flowering signal. The ceremony will take place at the annual IsSDB symposium on "Imaging Developnment", which will take place on December 8th 2022, at the Weizmann Institute of Science. Prof. Lifschitz's lecture will follow the ceremony.
The IsSDB Career Award is presented annually in recognition of Israeli scientists who significantly contributed to the field of Developmental Biology and the development of the field in Israel. The winners are chosen by an ad-hoc award advisory committee composed of representatives from all the major Israeli universities, as well as the members of the steering committee.