Claudius Galenus himself was a successful Greek physician, based on humour theory.
The Prix Galien was a purely French concept, until Belgium participated in 1982…
Artsenkrant/Le Journal du Médecin have been organizing the Prix Galien for 41 years, a prestigious award that promotes innovation in healthcare! After 1982, several other countries followed quickly.
Currently, the Prix Galien exists in a dozen countries in and outside Europe.