AMSER Henry Goldberg Medical Student Award

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 Annual Meeting.

Submissions for the AMSER Henry Goldberg Medical Student Award competition:

  • Cannot be under consideration for an award by another organization (other than AUR and its Affinity Groups or APDR)
  • Cannot be already published
  • Cannot be under consideration for publication by a journal other than Academic Radiology
  • Cannot be presented at a national meeting before the AUR Annual Meeting

An abstract must be submitted for presentation consideration at the AUR Meeting and must be received by the abstract deadline: September 22, 2021.

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.

The deadline to submit an expanded abstract:  December 10, 2021.

Award winners will be notified in January 2022. 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.

Award Recipients:

  • 2021 Grant E. Mackinnon
  • 2020 Rickard P. Bagott
    2019 Jeffrey Hirsch
  • 2018 Joshua S. Harford
  • 2017 Sarah Flanagan
  • 2016 John Renfrew
  • 2015 Nikita Lakomkin
  • 2014 Thomas A. McLaren
  • 2013 Andrew W. Phillips
  • 2012 Dana J. Lin
  • 2011 Jeffrey D. Poot
  • 2010 Elizabeth T. Chorney
             Kevin C. McCammack
  • 2009 Anna Knisely
             Danielle Chan
  • 2008 Jeffrey J. Gronkiewicz
             Rajiv Kumar