2024 AAR Annual Meeting Awards

Congratulations to the 2024 AAR Annual Meeting Award Winners.

Recognition Award Winners

AAR Gold Medal Award

Pablo R. Ros, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAR

AAR Gold Medal Award

Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD, MBA

APDR Achievement Award

Richard B. Ruchman, MD

A3CR2 Outstanding Teacher Award

Christina LeBedis, MD

ACER Achievement Award

Omer Awan, MD, MPH

ACER Emerging Educator Award

Judith Gadde, DO

AMSER Excellence in Education Award

Mark E. Mullins, MD, PhD, FAAR

RAHSR Achievement Award

Howard Forman, MD, MBA

RRA New Investigator Award

Mark A. Sellmyer, MD, PhD

RRA Innovation and Leadership Award

Umar Mahmood, MD, PhD

AAR Meeting Award Winners

AAR Memorial Award
Joshua David Brown, MD, PhD 
ResearchConnect.info: An Interactive Web-Based Platform for Building Academic Collaborations 

RAHSR Harvey Neiman Award (Sponsored by the American College of Radiology) 
Ali Rashidi, MD
Prevalence of Financial Hardship Among Outpatient Advanced Imaging Cancellations and No Shows

AMSER Henry Goldberg Medical Student Award
Dillon Daniels
Empowering Medical Students: Anki-Optimized Spaced Repetition Flashcards for Excelling in Diagnostic Radiology Clerkship

A3CR2 Research Trainee Award
Rebecca Driessen, MD
Assessing the Completeness and Accuracy of Malignancy History Submitted by Ordering Providers in the Clinical Indication for Abdominal CTs

AAR Trainee Prizes


Poster or Exhibit

1st Place
Lina Karout, MD
Disability and Imaging AI: Performance of Two Chest X-Ray (CXR)-based DL Models in Patients with and without Disabilities

1st Place
Jackson Sullivan
Blunt Cerebrovascular Injuries: Making Sense of Indeterminate CTAs

2nd Place
Christian Henriksen
Development of a Deep Learning Ensemble Model for Opportunistic Diagnosis of Osteoporosis and Osteopenia from Abdominal CT

2nd Place
Parisa Kaviani, MD
Assessing Change in Stone Burden on Baseline and Follow-up CT: Radiologists and Radiomics Evaluations

3rd Place
Aashish Batheja
Burnout and Wellness During Radiology Residency

3rd Place
Kamyar Moradi, MD
Gender-Specific MRI Analysis of Thigh Muscle Composition Changes in Knee Osteoarthritis Patients During Weight Loss: Data from Osteoarthritis Initiative


2024 CERRAF Award Winners

Jonathan D. Lindquist, MD
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Randomized Phase II Trial and Conjoint Analysis of Patient Preference for Rectal Artery Embolization versus Operative Hemorrhoidectomy to Treat Bleeding Internal Hemorrhoids

Hannah Milch, MD
Department of Radiological Sciences - UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
Automation Bias from Use of Artificial Intelligence in Screening Mammography

Derek Nguyen, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Dynamic Educational Tool to Improve Radiologists’ and AI’s Decision Making of Indeterminant Calcifications


2024 AAR R&E Foundation Strategic Alignment Grant Recipient

Peter Gunderman, MD
Radiology Resident Ownership Scale: External Validation of an Instrument to Measure Radiology Residents’ Sense of Ownership


2023 Venture Fund Grant Recipients

Caroline Carrico, MD, FAAR
3D Modeling of the Pediatric Gastrointestinal Tract for Use in Training Medical Students, Residents, and Fellows in the Art of Diagnosing Malrotation and Malfixation of the Bowel

Petra J. Lewis, MBBS, FAAR and Mariam Moshiri, MD
Development Of A Web-Based Departmental Faculty Dashboard Data Base And CV Development Software: Additional Development