Outstanding Presentation Awards Past Recipients



Virtual Non-Contrast Dual-Energy CT Reconstructions More Accurately Estimate Core Infarct Volume Over Conventional Non-Contrast CT

D Wolman1, F van Ommen1, E Tong2, F Kauw1, L Molvin1, M Wintermark3, J Heit4

1Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA, 2STANFORD UNIVERSITY, STANFORD, CA, 3Stanford, San Carlos, CA, 4Stanford University, Stanford, CA


Improved Detection of fMRI Activation in Brain Tumor Patients through MP-PCA Denoising

B Ades-aron1, J Veraart2, D Novikov2, E Fieremans2, T Shepherd3

1New York University, New York, NY, 2New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, 3NYU Langone Health, New York City, NY


Comparison of Intraoperative Ultrasound and Histopathologic Evaluation of Tumor Thickness and Depth of Invasion in Oral Tongue Cancer: A Pilot Study

B Yoon1, M Bulbul2, P Sadow1,2, W Faquin1,2, H Curtin2, M Varvares2, A Juliano2

1Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 2Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Boston, MA


Incidence and Clinical Predictors of Intracranial Hemorrhage in Children with Non-Accidental Trauma

S Dakil1, R Clarke1, J Tweed2, C Greenwell2, T Booth2

1University of Texas Southwestern and Children’s Health, Dallas, TX, 2Children’s Health Dallas, Dallas, TX


Are Ordinal or Categorical Measures a More Reliable Measure of Spinal Cord Injury on MRI? – A Validation of the National Institute of Neurologic Disease and Stroke (NINDS) SCI MRI Common Data Elements (CDE) Instrument

A Flanders1, L Krisa1, J Fisher1, A Doshi2, L Shah3, S Faro1, E Schwartz4, J Harrop1, D Middleton1, F Mohamed1

1Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine, New York, NY, 3University of Utah Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT, 4St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Brighton, MA


Supervised Classifier versus Independent Component Analysis for Presurgical Planning Using Resting-State Functional MRI

M Fakhri1, A Snyder2, M Miller-Thomas3, R Eldaya4, J Shimony5

1Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Saint Louis, MO, 2Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, 3Mallinkrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University, St Louis, MO, 4Washington University, St Louis, MO, 5Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO



Functional Connectivity Alterations in Subacute Post-Concussive Visual Motion Sensitivity Using a Novel Task-Based Functional MRI Vestibular Paradigm 

Anna Trofimova, MD, PhD

Emory University


Functional MRI Study of Language Organization in Left-handed and Right-handed Trilingual Subjects

Chirine Atat, MD

Hotel Dieu de France Hospital


Orphan Lesions of the Head and Neck: Uncommon Non-Thyroid Masses

Courtney M. Tomblinson, MD

Vanderbilt University


Development of a Standardized Normative Pediatric Spinal Cord structural template: Demonstration of an automatic estimation of Spinal Cord Cross Sectional Area measurements (SCCSA)

Shiva Shahrampour

Temple University


The Stent-Screw Assisted Internal Fixation (SAIF) Technique to Reconstruct the Vertebral Body in Neoplastic Extreme Osteolysis

Daniela Distefano

Neurocenter of Southern Switzerland


Fully Automated Diagnosis in Neuroradiology: Combining Deep Learning and Bayesian Networks

Jeffrey D. Rudie, MD, PhD

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania



Dual Iron and Gadolinium Contrast-Enhanced MRI Specifically Diagnoses Glioblastoma Pseudoprogression

R Barajas1, D Schwartz1, H McConnell1, B Hamilton1, D Pettersson1, J Jaboin1, P Ambady1, J Firkins1, A Horvath1, C Varallyay1, J Prola1, C Kubicky1, R Fu1, L Muldoon1, W Rooney1, E Neuwelt1

1Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR


Neuroimaging Microglia: Development of a Quantitative Multicompartment Diffusion MRI Biomarker of Microglial Activation and Neuroinflammation

J Yu1, S Yi1, B Barnett1, M Torres Velazquez1, J Anderson1
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI


Negative Predictive Value of NI-RADS Category 2 First Post-Treatment FDG PET/CT in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

P Wangaryattawanich1, B Branstetter1, M Hughes1, D Clump II1, D Heron1, T Rath1

1University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA


Complications during Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke: Results from the MR CLEAN Registry

K Treurniet1, K Compagne2, I Jansen1, R Goldhoorn3, P van Doormaal2, R van den Berg1, D Dippel2, Y Roos1, A van der Lugt2, W van Zwam3, C Majoie1, A van Es2

1Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, North Holland, the Netherlands, 2Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 3MUMC+, Maastricht, Limburg, the Netherlands


Segmentation of Pediatric Hindbrain at 7 Tesla: First Steps Toward Developing a Hindbrain Atlas

M Barkovich1, D Xu1, R Desikan1

1University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA


Implementation of Evidence-Based Appropriateness Guidelines for Epidural Steroid Injection for Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain

L Shah1, T Hutchins1, S Johnson2, Y Anzai1

                 1University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT