Research Resident/Fellow Grant

This grant provides investigators a chance to explore powerful ideas. Working alongside an experienced advisor, trainees gain insight in research methods and techniques; it is a catalyst to pursue research at a critical point in a radiologist’s career. One-year grant of $30,000/$50,000.

Maxime Bouthillier, MD
University of Montreal
MRI Biomarkers in Spinal Cord Injury: End-to-end Analysis Pipeline for Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Research
RSNA Presidents Circle Research Resident Grant

John Michael Bryant, MD
Moffitt Cancer Center
In Vivo Magnetoelectric Nanoparticles as a Tumor-Targeting Contrast Agent for T2 Magnetic Resonance Imaging in a Murine Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Flank Tumor Model
FUJIFILM Healthcare Americas Corporation/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Andrew Chang, MD, PhD
Washington University in St Louis
Interrogation of Glioblastoma Fatty Acid Metabolism With Deuterium Metabolic Imaging
Philips/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Tafadzwa Lawrence Chaunzwa, MD, MHS, BSE
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Comprehensive AI-Driven Radiological Assessment for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Immunotherapy Prognostication
RSNA Research Resident Grant

Florence L. Chiang, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Uncovering the Microstructural Substrate of Functional Changes Associated With Localized Gray Matter Atrophy in Multiple Sclerosis Using Ultra-High Gradient Diffusion MRI
Ralph Schlager Charitable Foundation/RSNA Research Fellow Grant

Laurent Dercle, MD, PhD
Columbia University
Prospective Deployment of Artificial Intelligence Software Using Standard-of-Care CT Scans To Predict the Efficacy of Cancer Treatments
Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc./RSNA Research Resident Grant

LeMoyne Habimana-Griffin, MD, PhD
Washington University
Engineering Probiotic Yeast for Theranostic Applications in Radiation Enteritis
RSNA Research Resident Grant
Austin Hopper, MD
University of California, San Diego
Prefrontal Cortical Atrophy After Brain Radiation as a Biomarker of Neurocognitive Change: Implications for Cognitive Preservation
FUJIFILM Healthcare Americas Corporation/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Melina Hosseiny, MD
University of California, San Diego
A Deep Learning-Based Artificial Intelligence Tool for LI-RADS Categorization on Liver MRI
Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc./RSNA Research Resident Grant

Charissa Kim, MD, PhD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Investigating the Longitudinal Evolution of Lymphedema with Ultra-High Frequency Ultrasound and Radiomics
RSNA Research Resident Grant

Zofia Maria Lasiecka, MD, PhD
Emory University
Task-Based fMRI in Prediction of Memory Outcome After Stereotactic Laser Ablation for Epilepsy
FUJIFILM Healthcare Americas Corporation/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Hwan Lee, MD
University of Pennsylvania
A Platform for Measuring the Effects of Targeted Alpha Therapy Based on Subcellular Localization
GE HealthCare/RSNA Research Resident Grant
Hanzhou Li, MD
Emory University
Patient-Centered, AI-Synthesized Video Explanation of Radiology Reports Generated with NLP
GE HealthCare/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Christopher Mallory, MD, MHA, MS
University of Utah
Assessment of Repeat Short Interval Cross-Sectional Imaging in Cancer Patients
Philips/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Clive Musonza, MD, PhD
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
PET/MR for Characterization of Renal Masses (RMs)
Bracco Diagnostics Inc./RSNA Research Resident Grant

Hossein Nejadnik, MD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Development of a Clinically Translatable MRI Traceable mRNA Derived CAR T Cells Approach for Diffuse Midline Glioma (DMG) Immunotherapy
Prince/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Hyunsoo Joshua No, MD, CMD
Stanford University
Development of Personalized Cardiac Risk Reduction Strategies in Thoracic Radiotherapy
Philips/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Carlos B. Ortiz, MD
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Impact of Hepatic Tissue Type on Microwave Ablation Dimensions and Dielectric Properties Utilizing a Novel Ex Vivo Human Liver Perfusion System
Philips/RSNA Research Resident Grant

R. Blake Ross, MD
University of Colorado Anschutz
PPAR Modulation in Combination With Radioimmunotherapy in Animal Models of Head and Neck Cancer
RSNA Research Resident Grant

Veit Sandfort, MD
Stanford University
Dynamic CT Evaluation of Proximal Aortic Distensibility in Stanford Type B Aortic Dissection
Siemens Healthineers/RSNA Research Fellow Grant

Benjamin Schrank, MD, PhD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Listeriolysin O Enhances Radiation Responses to Phagocytosis Checkpoint Blockade
RSNA Research Resident Grant
Pallavi Srivastava, MBBS, MPH
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Probing the Functional and Microstructural Correlates of Preclinical and Prodromal Dementia: A Population-Based Study Using MEG and NODDI
Austin Radiological Association/RSNA Research Resident Grant

Kailin Yang, MD, PhD
Cleveland Clinic
Targeting m6A RNA Methylation to Radiosensitize Glioblastoma Stem Cells
RSNA Research Fellow Grant

Wenhui Zhou, MD, PhD
Stanford University
Prediction of Occult Invasive Breast Cancer in Women with Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Using Multitask Deep Learning
Strategic Radiology/RSNA Research Resident Grant