Research Seed Grant

Every great discovery starts with a spark. This grant provides seed money to test hypotheses and conduct pilot studies in preparation for major grant applications to corporations, foundations, and government agencies. One-year grant of up to $40,000.

Erin F. Alaia, MD
New York University Grossman School of Medicine
Clinical Utility of Knee and Hip MRI for Atraumatic Pain in Patients Aged 50 and Older: A Comparative-Effectiveness Based Analysis
FUJIFILM Healthcare Americas Corporation/RSNA Research Seed Grant

Scott Bugenhagen, MD, PhD
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Absolute Perfusion Reserve: Theory and Measurement of a New Metric for Coronary Lesion Grading
Philips/RSNA Research Seed Grant

Adam Fang, MD, DABR, RPVI
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Development and Integration of an Inferior Vena Cava Filter Alert System Using a Novel Natural Language Processing Tool To Identify Eligible Patients for Filter Retrieval
Joan Eliasoph, MD/RSNA Research Seed Grant

Peter Goff, MD, PhD
University of Washington
Inhibiting the Replication Checkpoint To Augment the Immunogenicity of Radiotherapy
RSNA Research Seed Grant

Pankaj Gupta, MD
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
Deep Learning Radiogenomics for Individualized Therapy in Unresectable Gallbladder Cancer
RSNA Research Seed Grant

Jorge Daniel Oldan, MD
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
18-Fluorofuranylnorprogesterone (FFNP) PET/CT as a Potential Biomarker of Response to Progesterone Therapy in Complex Atypical Hyperplasia (CAH) and Grade 1 Endometrial Cancer (EC)
Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc./RSNA Research Seed Grant

Jessica Porembka, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Understanding the Impact of Temporary Testing-Related Health Utilities and Social Determinants of Health on Lung Cancer Screening Participants
Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc./RSNA Research Seed Grant

Harjit Singh, MD, FSIR
Johns Hopkins University
Assessment of Indeterminate Biliary Strictures Using Ultrahigh-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography
RSNA Research Seed Grant