The AMSER Henry Goldberg Medical Student Award may be presented annually to any medical student who submits an outstanding abstract for a paper, poster, or electronic exhibit for presentation at the AUR Annual Meeting. Up to two awards may be presented annually. To be eligible, the work must have been performed while the applicant was a medical student. The candidate must be the first author or the presenter of the project.
The winning submission’s author will receive a $500 honorarium and a certificate and will be acknowledged during the AUR 65th Annual Meeting in Hollywood, Florida, May 8 - 11, 2017.
Submissions for the AMSER Henry Goldberg Medical Student Award competition:
An abstract MUST be submitted for presentation consideration at the AUR Meeting and must be received by the abstract deadline of October 12, 2016, 12:00 pm (noon) Central Time. If the submitted abstract is accepted for presentation, an expanded abstract must be submitted electronically to AUR@rsna.org by January 10, 2017, 6:00 pm Central Time.
The expanded abstract should consist of 1500 to 2000 words divided into purpose, methods, results and conclusions. In addition, it may contain up to 2 tables and 2 to 3 figures. Up to four references can be included. With the expanded abstract, please submit a letter signed by the applicant and the department chair and include telephone and fax numbers, institutional affiliation, title of abstract, and a statement attesting to the fact that the research was primarily and substantially performed by the medical student applying for the award. Award winners will be notified in February 2017. Winners must be officially registered for the AUR meeting and are responsible for their own travel.
Please note: Both an abstract and expanded abstract must be submitted to be eligible for the award.