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ASTRO awards $34,500 in individual grants to top researchers presenting at the 2013 Annual Meeting
Date:8/27/2013

a.m. The 2013 Resident Digital Poster Recognition Award recipients are:
  • Daniel Bracey, MD, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C. (Radiation and Cancer Biology)
  • Ann Raldow, MD, Harvard Radiation Oncology Program, Boston (Clinical Practice)
  • Mu-Han Lin, PhD, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia (Radiation Physics)

The Resident Poster Viewing Recognition Award recognizes the highest rated, resident-submitted abstracts selected for paper poster presentations. The top three resident authors in each category (radiation and cancer biology, clinical practice and radiation physics) are awarded this recognition. Recipients receive the trophy award during the Poster Viewing Reception on Monday, September 23 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Hall B4, Building B. The 2013 Resident Poster Viewing Recognition Award recipients are:

Clinical Practice

  • First place: Emma Holliday, MD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
  • Second place: Naamit Gerber, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
  • Third place: Christine Min, MD, New York University Medical Center, New York

Radiation and Cancer Biology

  • First place: Carmen A. Perez, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
  • Second place: Anthony J. Apicelli III, MD, PhD, Washington University, St. Louis
  • Third place: Youssef Zeidan, MD, PhD, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.

Radiation Physics

  • First place: Junaid Pasha, MD, University of California, Irvine, Calif.
  • Second place: Shikui Tang, PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Third place: Charles E. Wooten, MD, MS, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky.

The Basic Science Abstract Award recognizes up to 10 basic scientists (lead authors) of abstracts selected for presentation at the 2013 Annual Meeting, in the biology or physics categories, with a $1,000 grant and a certif
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