RSNA 2016

Mass General radiologists and researchers received numerous awards and honors at the 102nd annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).

Honored Educator Award

To recognize individuals invested in furthering the profession of radiology by delivering high-quality educational content

Roentgen Resident / Fellow Research Award

To recognize and encourage outstanding residents and fellows in radiologic research

  • Divya Bolar, MD, PhD


RSNA R&E Foundation Grants

  • Avinash Kambadakone, MBBS, MD, DNB, FRCR, RSNA Research Seed Grant, Multi-parametric DECT Assessment of Therapeutic Response to Neo-adjuvant Chemo Radiation in Pancreatic Cancer Patients to Determine Surgical Resectability
  • Eric Wehrenberg-Klee, MD, RSNA Research Fellow Grant, HER3 PET Imaging for HER2+ Breast Cancer Adaptive Therapy Guidance
  • Divya Bolar, MD, PhD, RSNA Research Resident Grant, Using Novel MRI Techniques to Identify Hemodynamic and Metabolic Parameters Predictive of Cognitive Outcome after Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Pedram Heidari, MD, RSNA Research Resident Grant, Redifferentiation of Neuroendocrine Carcinomas for Improved Efficacy of Molecularly Targeted Radiotherapy

Magna Cum Laude

To recognize excellence in meeting exhibits

  • Morphological and Functional Tumor Response Assessment Criteria: A Primer for Radiologists. B. Somarouthu, MD, H. Kordbacheh, MD, T. Urban, G. J. Harris, PhD, D. V. Sahani, MD, A. R. Kambadakone, MD

Certificate of Merit

To recognize excellence in meeting exhibits

  • Are We There Yet? A Review of Abbreviated Breast MRI Protocols and Their Potential Impact on Clinical Practice. G. M. Rutledge, MD, D. A. Sippo, MD, P. A. Dang, MD, T. Witzel, S. Risacher, C. D. Lehman, MD, PhD
  • Emerging Concepts on Oral Contrast Media for CT. M. Patino, MD, D. Murcia, MD, A. R. Kambadakone, MD, D. V. Sahani, MD
  • STARD Checklist: It’s Also a Blueprint for Designing and Performing Imaging Trials. S. I. Lee, MD, PhD, P. M. Bossuyt, PhD
  • Quantification of Tumor Viability Using Textures Analysis. W. Cai, PhD, B. Somarouthu, MD, A. K. Singh, MD, G. J. Harris, PhD
  • A PCL at the PCL: A Pretty Complete Look at the Posterior Cruciate Ligament. M. A. Anderson, MD, F. J. Simeone, MD, C. Y. Chang, MD
  • Volumetric Tumor Quantification of Neurofibromatosis in MRI. W. Cai, PhD, G. J. Harris, PhD