Shadong Wu reports that his postdoc, DBMI program trainee, Sarah Aboutalib, received the RSNA (Radiological Society of North America) Trainee Research Prize for her abstract ID# SSK02-09: "Automatic Identification of Nuanced Imaging Features in Recalled but Biopsy Benign Mammogram Images," in the Breast category. Congratulations to her!
Reference: Sarah S. Aboutalib, Aly Mohamed, Wendie A. Berg, David Gur, Brenda F. Kurland, Margarita L. Zuley, Jules Sumkin, Hong Peng, Rachel C. Jankowitz, Shandong Wu, Automatic identification of nuanced imaging features in recalled but biopsy benign mammogram images, RSNA 2017 (Accepted as oral presentation)
This is a prestigious award and usually awarded to clinical fellows/residents. Her abstract was accepted as an oral presentation and she will be presenting in Nov this year at Chicago (receiving certificate and $1000 cash). RSNA hosts one of the world’s largest annual medical meetings in a week-long time with more than 50,000 attendants every year.