Margulis Award

Experience RSNA 2020
Experience RSNA 2020

Alexander R. Margulis Award for Scientific Excellence

This annual award recognizes the best original scientific article published in Radiology and is named for Alexander R. Margulis, MD, a distinguished investigator and inspiring visionary in the science of radiology.

“Correlation of Chest CT and RT-PCR Testing for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in China,” earned the 2020 Margulis Award because of the originality and importance of this work in the diagnosis of COVID-19. Lead authors Dr. Tao Ai and Dr. Zhenlu Yang, and senior author Dr. Liming Xia are from the radiology department at Tongji Medical College, in Wuhan China.