Department of Radiology Wins Five Awards at the Society for Pediatric Radiology Conference

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In spring 2019, radiologists, researchers, technologists, and sonographers from the Department of Radiology at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) attended the Postgraduate Course and Annual Meeting of the Society of Pediatric Radiology (SPR) in San Francisco, CA.

The Department of Radiology had a total of 92 presentations including 26 invited lectures, 45 scientific oral presentations, and 21 posters — and received the highest number of awards in the history of the department, winning five out of seven awards!

The Department was awarded the following:

Caffey Award — Best Clinical Science Paper

Biko DM, Smith CL, Saul D, Otero HJ, White AM, Liu M, Shipman M, Pinto E, Dewitt AG, Rome JJ, Dori Y. Intrahepatic Dynamic Contrast Enhanced MR Lymphangiography: A New Technique for Visualization of the Central Lymphatics

Caffey Award — Best Basic Science Research Paper

Didier RA, Sridharan A, Lawrence K, Coons BE, Davey MG, Coleman BG, Flake AW. Contrast-Enhanced Brain Ultrasound Perfusion Metrics in the EXTra-uterine Environment for Neonatal Development (EXTEND): Correlation with Hemodynamic Parameters

John Kirkpatrick Young Investigator Award

Barrera CA, Francavilla ML, Serai S, Edgar J, Cobos JC, Gee MS, Victoria T. Comparison of SAR and SED between Fetal MR Imaging at 1.5T and 3T: Our Experience with 3247 Examinations

Technologist Best Scientific Paper Award

Silvestro E, Francavilla M, Sze R. Application of 3D Printing and Mold Making to Construct Custom Phantoms and Task Trainers

Outstanding Radiographer Poster

Schneeman L, Bloom G, Khwaja A, Otero H. Abdominal Distention in a Newborn: Is it NEC?