Best Young Scientist Award

10th Winner | 2023

Hashrul Rashid, MD
St. Thomas Hospital, UK / Monash University, Australia

Dr. Hashrul Rashid is a leading young scientist with exceptional achievements in many fields, such as publications, awards, and activities. Not only did he publish 40 research articles, mainly as the first author in his early career, but he was also involved in hundreds of TAVR and thousands of PCI and coronary procedures as a fellow.
With his continued contribution to TCTAP since 2016, we are delighted to highlight his excellent achievements and research and introduce him as the 10th winner of the Best Young Scientist Award. We look forward to celebrating his distinguished career and achievements in the coming years and rooting for his journey by his side.


Hashrul Rashid

10th Winner | 2023

Hashrul Rashid, MD

St. Thomas Hospital, UK / Monash University, Australia

Haoyu Wang

9th Winner | 2022

Haoyu Wang, MD

Fuwai Hospital, China

Yi Xu

8th Winner | 2021

Yi Xu, BM, PhD

The First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University, China

Jeehoon Kang

7th Winner | 2019

Jeehoon Kang, MD

Seoul National University Hospital, Korea (Republic of)

Ho Lam

6th Winner | 2018

Ho Lam, MD

Tuen Mun Hospital, Hong Kong, China

Babu Ezhumalai

5th Winner | 2017

Babu Ezhumalai, MD

Fortis Malar Hospital, India

Alfonso Ielasi

4th Winner | 2016

Alfonso Ielasi, MD

IRCCS Ospedale Galeazzi Sant'Ambrogio, Italy

I-Ming Chen

3rd Winner | 2015

I-Ming Chen, MD

Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan

Yusuke Watanabe

2nd Winner | 2014

Yusuke Watanabe, MD

Teikyo University Hospital, Japan

Nikos Werner

1st Winner | 2013

Nikos Werner, MD

Heart Center Trier, Germany

If you want to apply for the 11th Best Young Scientist Award, see the qualifications below and submit your application on TCTAP 2024 website from July 10, 2023.


  • Be younger than 40 at the start of TCTAP 2023 without attaining the rank of Associate or Full Professor.
  • Be experienced in patient care with a profound understanding of the clinical practice in TCTAP.
  • Introduce novel and advanced solutions to complicated cases in TCTAP.