2014 Distinguished Investigator Award
The Academy of Radiology Research is pleased to announce that 46 researchers have been selected to receive the Academy's 2014 Distinguished Investigator Award. This prestigious honor recognizes individuals for their accomplishments in the field of medical imaging.
"The recipients of this Award have made significant contributions to the field of imaging research and are in the top 10% of Radiology Department faculty nationwide", remarked Stanley Baum, MD, the Chair of the Academy's Distinguished Investigator Workgroup. Dr. Baum also noted that all of the honorees have met the following criteria:
Criteria for the Award
- - Primary professional appointment in an academic Department of Radiology.
- - MD, DO, and/or PhD degree.
- - Academic rank of at least Associate Professor or its equivalent.
- - Significant research contributions.
- - Sustained productivity, including at least 25 peer-reviewed scientific research publications in which the awardee is the first author or senior author.
- - Demonstrated accomplishment as an independent investigator with a substantial ongoing research program, including at least 6 cumulative years of funding as the Principal Investigator of a major competitive extramural research grant.
All recipients of this award will be inducted into the Academy's Council of Distinguished Investigators during a ceremony that will be held in November at the Radiological Society of North America's annual meeting.
Recipients of the Award:
|Carolyn J. Anderson, PhD||University of Pittsburgh|
|Miriam A. Bredella, MD||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Timothy J. Carroll, PhD||Northwestern University|
|Thomas L. Chenevert, PhD||University of Michigan|
|Christine B. Chung, MD||UC San Diego Health System|
|Bruce Damon, PhD||Vanderbilt University|
|Georges El Fakhri, PhD, DABR||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|G. Scott Gazelle, MD, MPH, PhD||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Gary Glover, PhD||Stanford University|
|Thomas Grist, MD||University of Wisconsin Madison|
|Brian Hargreaves, PhD||Stanford University|
|Gordon J. Harris, PhD||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Hoby P. Hetherington, PhD||University of Pittsburgh|
|Hossein Jadvar, MD, PhD, MPH, MBA||Keck School of Medicine of USC|
|Jens H. Jensen, PhD||Medical University of South Carolina|
|Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD||University of Arizona|
|Vikas Kundra, MD, PhD||U.T.-M.D. Anderson Cancer Center|
|Meng Law, MD, MBBS||Keck School of Medicine of USC|
|Zhenghong Lee, PhD||Case Western Reserve University|
|Jason S. Lewis, PhD||Memorial Sloan-Kettering|
|Umar Mahmood, MD, PhD||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Stephan E. Maier, MD, PhD||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Chester A. Mathis, PhD||University of Pittsburgh|
|Robert F. Mattrey, MD||University of California San Diego|
|Nathan J. McDannold, PhD||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Dieter J. Meyerhoff, PhD||University of California San Francisco|
|Sabee Molloi, PhD||University of California Irvine|
|Anna Moore, PhD||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|James M. Mountz, MD, PhD||University of Pittsburgh|
|Raymond F. Muzic, Jr., BS, MS, PhD||Case Western Reserve University|
|Robert M. Nishikawa, PhD||University of Pittsburgh|
|Lawrence P. Panych, PhD||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Edward F. Patz, Jr., MD||Duke University|
|Norbert Joseph Pelc, ScD||Stanford University|
|Scott Reeder, MD, PhD||University of Wisconsin Madison|
|Ravinder R. Regatte, PhD||NYU Langone Medical Center|
|Khalid Shah, MS, PhD||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Allen Wuming Song, PhD||Duke University|
|Jody Tanabe, MD||University of Colorado Denver|
|Patrick Turski, MD||University of Wisconsin Madison|
|Yanming Wang, PhD||Case Western Reserve University|
|Michael W. Weiner, MD||University of California San Francisco|
|Carl-Fredrik Westin, PhD||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD||Stanford University|
|Thomas E. Yankeelov, PhD||Vanderbilt University|
|Xiaoliang Zhang, PhD||University of California San Francisco|