Navigation Links
Annals and ACP announce recipients of Junior Investigator Recognition Award
Date:4/7/2011

SAN DIEGO, April 7, 2011 -- Annals of Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians (ACP) will award Crystal Smith-Spangler, MD, and William Harvey, MD, MSc, with the Junior Investigator Recognition Award on Thursday, April 7, at Internal Medicine 2011, ACP's annual scientific meeting. The honor is given to junior internal medicine physicians and investigators for original research and review articles published in Annals of Internal Medicine.

"As young researchers, Dr. Smith-Spangler and Dr. Harvey have published articles that have the potential to influence the practice of internal medicine," said Christine Laine, MD, MPH, FACP, editor-in-chief of Annals and Senior Vice President of ACP. "We look forward to seeing the implications of their work in clinical practice."

Now in its first year, Annals' Junior Investigator Recognition Awards will be presented annually to two junior physicians. Annals and ACP will give an award for the most outstanding article by a first author who is in an internal medicine residency program or a general medicine or internal medicine subspecialty fellowship program. An award also will be given for the most outstanding article with a first author who is within three years of completing his or her training in internal medicine or one of its subspecialties.

Dr. Smith-Spangler, an internist at VA Health Care Center in Palo Alto, California is being recognized for the article she authored while in training. "Population Strategies to Decrease Sodium Intake and the Burden of Cardiovascular Disease: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis" was published in the April 20, 2010, issue of Annals of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Harvey, a rheumatologist at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, is being honored for an article he authored within three years of completing his training. "Association of Leg-Length Inequality with Knee Osteoarthritis: A Cohort Study" was published in the March 2, 2010, issue of Annals of Internal Medicine.

Selection of award winners considers the article's novelty, methodological rigor, clarity of presentation, and potential to influence practice, policy, or future research. Judges include Annals' Editors and representatives from Annals' Editorial Board and the American College of Physicians' Education/Publication Committee.


'/>"/>

Contact: Steve Majewski
smajewski@acponline.org
619-525-6229
American College of Physicians
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Prix Galien winners published in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
2. March/April 2011 Annals of Family Medicine tip sheet
3. March/April 2010 Annals of Family Medicine tip sheet
4. Embargoed News from Annals of Internal Medicine
5. Annals of Surgical Oncology adds new society affiliation
6. Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine commends FDA on makena announcement
7. Government of Canada announces results in fight to save women and children with malaria
8. Oxford Nanopore announces licence agreement with Harvard University for graphene DNA sequencing
9. Elsevier Health Middle East announces publication of first bilingual medical title
10. FDA and Georgetown University Medical Center announce partnership
11. Federal Natural Resource Trustees announce next step in BP Deepwater Horizon spill Gulf restoration
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Patients interested in receiving quick and effective ... Cameron, with or without a referral. The FASTBRACES system is valued for its ... patient’s case, treatment with the FASTBRACES system could be completed in 120 days ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ANN ARBOR, Mich. (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Global Retailer and Manufacturer Alliance (GRMA) is growing as it continues developing ... the dietary supplement industry. The organization, which plans to publish the first ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... Altima Technologies, Inc., ... network and data center assets and audio-video devices has recently updated its Visio ... shapes for free and download shapes and stencils from http://www.VisioStencils.com. , ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... oral braces. "The rubber bands used in conjunction with my braces always rubbed ... to design a way to prevent this problem." The O.B.S. was the result ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... The assembly ... assembly protocols involve many repetitive steps and often scientists require many different versions ... high-throughput needed, and results in a lower error rate and cost saving for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/29/2017)... , March 29, 2017  Novartis announced today ... has accepted the company,s Biologics License Application (BLA) ... an investigational chimeric antigen receptor T cell (CAR-T) ... young adult patients with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia ... Novartis for a CAR-T. The priority review designation ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "South ... & Forecast" report to their offering. ... The South Korean Proton Therapy Market is expected to ... Untapped Proton Therapy Market for South Korea was ... Proton Therapy plays an important role in delivering comprehensive cancer care to ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... 29, 2017  Zynex (OTCQB: ZYXI), an innovative medical technology ... medical devices for pain management, stroke rehabilitation, cardiac monitoring ... the Company,s 2016 full-year investor webcast on Monday, April 3, ... The Company expects to file its 2016 full year ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: