Archive for June, 2013

SNMMI Young Investigator Awards 2013


Members of the El Fakhri Lab received several awards at the 2013 Society of Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging Annual Meeting (Vancouver, Canada, June 2013).

Young Investigator Awards: SNMMI-sponsored symposium and competition for the best scientific abstracts and oral presentations by young investigators.
  • Mr. Yoann Petibon: 3rd place, Nuclear Oncology Council Symposium, “MR-based motion correction in simultaneous PET/MR liver imaging”
  • Dr. Chuan Huang: Honorable Mention, “Real-time 3D motion tracking using MR micro-coils for PET imaging.”
  • Dr. Joyita Dutta: 2nd place, Computer & Instrumentation Council Symposium "Respiratory motion compensated pulmonary imaging using simultaneous PET-MR"
Travel Award: help support registration, travel, and accommodations towards the attendance of students and postdoctoral or clinical trainees who will be presenting abstracts at the SNMMI Annual Meeting in Vancouver, Canada in June.

Previous SNMMI awards