News of Interest

The following awards were given for presentations during the ENRS 29thAnnual Meeting, August 24-27, 2017 at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel.

The Norman E. Leeds Award for best scientific paper presented was given to Fang Yu, M.D, from Massachusetts General Hospital, in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Yu’s presentation was entitled, Evaluation of White Matter Integrity in Multiple Sclerosis with Advanced MRI Techniques.

The Stephen A. Kieffer Award for best mentored scientific paper was given to Omid Shearkhani from the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario, CANADA for his presentation entitled, Automated Detection of Volume-Changiong Metastatic Brain Tumors on Longitudinal Brain MRIs Based on Jacobian Operator Field.

The inaugural Robert D. Zimmerman Award for best poster exhibit was given to Ghouth Waggass, M.D., for his exhibit entitled Serial MRI Follow-up Predictors of Outcome in Monitoring and Managing Aneurysms Treated with Flow Diverters.

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.