ISPO awards the Forchheimer Prize to the most outstanding paper on objective clinical assessment, clinical evaluation or clinical measurement published in Prosthetics and Orthotics International during the years prior to the World Congress. The prize has been established by the Forchheimer Family to honour the memory of Sylvia and Alfred Forchheimer.
The 2019 Forchheimer Prize was awarded to:
Long-term results of early myoelectric prosthesis fittings: A prospective case-control study
Prosthetics and Orthotics International, vol. 42, 5: pp. 527–533 (2018)
Authors Lis Sjöberg, Helen Lindner, Liselotte Hermansson
The 2017 Forchheimer Prize was awarded to
Author Elisa Bettoni, Giorgio Ferriero, Hadeel Bakhsh, Elisabetta Bravini, Giuseppe Massazza, Franco Franchignoni:
Prosthetics and Orthotics International, vol. 40, 2: pp. 158-169 (2016).