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Catherine BRANGER rewarded as "Distinguished Member" of the SCF

Catherine BRANGER, Associate Professor at MAPIEM lab, has been rewarded as "Distinguished Member" of the SCF (Chemical Society of France).

She received her prize from Stanilas Pommeret, President of the SCF, during the SCF-2021 Awards Ceremony at Sète, France, on January 23th 2023.

The title of “Distinguished Member” rewards each year members of the SCF presenting a profile and qualities that are valuable for the association. For the year 2021, following a call for proposals from the scientific divisions and regional sections, the Bureau and the Board of the SCF have appointed 11 "Senior" and 6 "Junior" Distinguished Members.

Catherine BRANGER was rewarded for:
 her recognized research activities in the field of molecular and ionic imprinted polymers for the development of chemical sensors
 her teaching activities as part of the training of physics-chemistry teachers (preparation for CAPES in physical sciences, IUFM, 1998-2012) and at SeaTech, the engineering school of the University of Toulon
 as President of the Mediterranean section of theGFP (French Polymer Group) from 2018 to 2021 (vice-president 2017-18 and since 2021)
 as Associate Editor of the journal Reactive and Functional Polymers (2018-2021)

Catherine BRANGER rewarded as "Distinguished Member" of the SCF