Navigation Links
AIUM presents 2009 Memorial Hall of Fame awards
Date:3/31/2009

LAUREL, MD - The 2009 AIUM Memorial Hall of Fame awards will be presented on April 3 at the AIUM Annual Convention New York, New York. The Memorial Hall of Fame, established in 1981, serves as a posthumous tribute to a creative and devoted physician, research scientist, or other individual who has been an active member of the AIUM and contributed to the field of ultrasound in medicine. This year's awards will honor Fred Winsberg, MD, Martin Resnick, MD, and Horace Thompson, MD.

Fred Winsberg, MD, 1931-2007, graduated from the University of Chicago in 1955. He completed radiology training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and was chief of radiology at Lincoln Hospital, part of the same university, until 1970. He remained an attending radiologist and professor of radiology at various institutions throughout his career. He was a strong, early proponent of real-time ultrasound and is considered a pioneer of diagnostic ultrasound.

Martin Resnick, MD, 1943-2007, earned his medical degree from Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, in 1969. An early user of ultrasound in urology, Dr Resnick was an accomplished researcher and professor in the field of urology as well as a strong advocate of proper training for ultrasound users. Dr Resnick was editor of The Journal of Urology, founding editor of Contemporary Urology, and former president of the American Urological Association. He also served as professor of urology and chair of the Department of Urology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

Horace Thompson, MD, 1921-2008, received his medical degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine in 1948. Dr Thompson is a former president of the AIUM and a former president of the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. He is regarded by many as the "father" of obstetric and gynecologic ultrasound in the United States. A devout researcher in medical ultrasound, Dr Thompson was a professor of obstetrics and gynecology, served as chief of obstetrics and gynecology at Denver General Hospital, and operated a private practice in Denver, Colorado.

A plaque honoring each member of the Hall of Fame is displayed in a designated place in the Executive Office of the AIUM.


'/>"/>

Contact: Jennifer Hilderbrand
jhilderbrand@aium.org
301-498-4100
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Frontiers in Optics presents scientific advancements
2. New book presents successful strategies for probing genetic variation
3. NARSAD presents 2007 prizes for outstanding achievement in neuroscience and psychiatric research
4. New book presents methods to poke and prod individual molecules
5. Internationally recognized experts presents a complete overview on hydroecology and ecohydrology
6. Researcher helping to pioneer medical therapy for Fragile X Syndrome presents latest findings
7. ICS presents prestigious Digby McLaren Medal to Cincinnatis Carl Brett
8. Penn presents inaugural symposium on applied mathematics and computational science
9. Soil Science Society of America presents 2008 fellows
10. Soil Science Society of America presents awards in Houston
11. Arbor Vita presents new data on cancer diagnostic at EUrogin
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2017)... Florida , April 17, 2017 NXT-ID, ... technology company, announces the filing of its 2016 Annual Report on ... and Exchange Commission. ... on Form 10-K is available in the Investor Relations section of ... as on the SEC,s website at http://www.sec.gov . ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... , April 11, 2017 Crossmatch®, a ... authentication solutions, today announced that it has been ... Research Projects Activity (IARPA) to develop next-generation Presentation ... "Innovation has been a driving force ... program will allow us to innovate and develop ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... 11, 2017 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:   ... announces the appointment of independent Directors Mr. Robin D. ... Board of Directors, furthering the company,s corporate governance and expertise. ... Gino Pereira , ... forward to their guidance and benefiting from their considerable expertise ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:4/21/2017)... Austin, TX (PRWEB) , ... April 21, 2017 , ... ... more than a year, Formaspace is pleased to introduce it to top lab design ... Carolina. Formaspace CEO Jeff Turk and VP of Industrial Design and Engineering Greg Casey ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... Frederick Innovative Technology ... of emerging technology-based businesses, recently earned a $77,518 grant from the Rural Maryland ... in 2004, FITCI is Frederick’s first incubator. A non-profit corporation, FITCI is a ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... ... 20, 2017 , ... Husson University will be celebrating students ... of knowledge during its Eighth Annual Research and Scholarship Day on ... During the event, undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty members from all of the ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... Minneapolis, MN and Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) , ... ... ... for Advancing Innovation announce the formation of a unique intellectual property (IP) sharing ... commercialization potential of their most promising inventions. A main component of this effort ...
Breaking Biology Technology: