2023 Outstanding Presentation Awards

The ASNR Education Committee, chaired by Wende Gibbs, MD, MA, and Joshua P. Nickerson, MD, FACR, with the leadership of Patricia Ambrosi, MD, is proud to announce the 2023 ASNR Outstanding Presentation Awards.

Scientific podium presentations were reviewed during the ASNR23 meeting in Chicago, May 1-3, 2023, by members of the ASNR Education Committee, members of the ASNR Fellowship Directors Committee, and representatives from four societies (SNIS, ASHNR, ASPNR, ASSR), and winners were selected based on these review grades and comments. Congratulations to the authors and presenters of these exceptional presentations!


Association Between Carotid Intraplaque Hemorrhage and Cerebral Beta-Amyloid Depostion

Presented by Sinead Culleton, MD, MBB, ChBAO
S Culleton1, H Baradaran1, S Kim1, N Cole2, D Parker1, K Duff3, J Hoffman1, J McNally1
1University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2MIM Software Inc, Beechwood, OH, 3Center for Alzheimer’s Care, Imaging, & Research, Salt Lake, UT


Longitudinal Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced GRASP MRI to Differentiate Brain Metastasis Progression from Radiation Necrosis After Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Presented by Matthew Lee, MD
M Lee, A Berger, E Lotan, D Kondziolka, G Fatterpekar
NYU Grossman School of Medicine, New York, NY


Ultrasound-Guided Radiofrequency Ablation for Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma: Efficacy and Safety in a Cross-Country Multicenter Retrospective Study

Presented by Chi Cheng Chen, MD
C Chen1, W Lin1, M Wu2, L My3
1Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, 2National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei City, Taiwan, 3Vinmec Times City International Hospital, Hà Nội, Vietnam


National Trends in the Utilization of Cerebral Venous Sinus Stenting for the Treatment of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

Presented by Mihir Khunte
D Gandhi1, M Khunte2, A Malhotra3
1University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 2Yale University, New Haven, CT, 3Yale University School of Medicine, New Canaan, CT


7 Tesla Multichannel Sodium MRI of the Brain in Children with Epileptogenic SCN1A Sodium Channel Mutations: A Pilot Study

Presented by Jon Cleary, MD, PhD
J Cleary1, S Rot2, M Eyre3, P Bridgen4, A Dokumaci5, Y Blunck6, W Syeda6, B Solanky2, S Malik5, M Lim3, C Gandini Wheeler-Kingshott2, S Tang3, D Carmichael5
1Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom, 2UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, Faculty of Brain Sciences, London, United Kingdom, 3Evelina London Children’s Hospital at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom, 4London Collaborative Ultra High Field System (LoCUS), London, United Kingdom, 5King’s College London, London, United Kingdom, 6The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia


Impact of Lowering Platelet Threshold Requirements for Fluoroscopy-Guided Lumbar Puncture

Presented by Ukasha Habib, MD
U Habib, K Buch, W Mehan
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA


Comprehensive Venous Outflow Predicts Functional Outcomes in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients Treated by Thrombectomy

Presented by Gautam Adusumilli, MD
G Adusumilli1, T Faizy2, S Christensen3, M Mlynash3, G Albers3, M Lansberg3, J Fiehler2, J Heit3
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 2University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany, 3Stanford University, Stanford, CA