News of Interest

The following awards were given for presentations during the ENRS Twenty-Seventh Annual Meeting, September 4-7, 2015 at The Hotel Viking, in Newport, Rhode Island.

The Norman E. Leeds Award for the best scientific paper presented was given to Emad Ahmadi, M.D, from Massachusetts General Hospital, in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Ahmadi’s presentation was entitled, A Method to Quantify Injury to White-Matter Pathways Using Diffusion MRI.

The Stephen A. Kieffer Award for the best mentored scientific paper was given to Nicholas V. Titelbaum, M.D., from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, in New York, New York. Dr. Titelbaum’s presentation was entitled, Automated Adaptive Multiplane-Multiangle Oblique (AAMO) Rendering of Volumetric Spine CT.

Objectives of the Society

  • To develop and support standards for the training and practice of neuroradiology and head and neck radiology.
  • To encourage research in neuroradiology and head and neck radiology.
  • To provide annual meetings for the reading and discussion of papers and the dissemination of knowledge in neuroradiology and head and neck radiology.
  • To promote a close fellowship and exchange of ideas among neuroradiologists and head and neck radiologists.
  • To promote close cooperation between neuroradiology and head and neck radiology and other branches of medicine and the allied sciences.

Geographic Boundaries of the Society

The states of Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, the District of Columbia, and the provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, and Quebec.