Awards/Fellowships

    Michael Altman:
    • First Place Award, Young Investigators’ Symposium, AAPM Midwest Chapter Spring Meeting (2007)
    • Army Predoctoral Prostate Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2008)

    Sanaz (Sunny) Arkani Jansen:
    • Army Predoctoral Breast Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2005)
    • Educational Stipend, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) (2005)
    • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Trainee Research Prize for the RSNA Annual Meeting (2006)
    • Educational Stipend, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) (2007)
    • Educational Stipend, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) (2008)
    • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Trainee Research Prize for the RSNA Annual Meeting (2007)
    • Sallie Mae Kaplan Fellowship, National Cancer Institute (2009)

    Michalis Aristophanous:
    • Young Investigator Award (1st Place) AAPM Midwest Chapter Meeting (2004)
    • Student Travel Grant Award, SPIE Medical Imaging Conference (2008)

    Neha Bhooshan:
    • Young Investigator’s Symposium Finalist, AAPM Meeting (2008)
    • UCMC Service Heroes Award (2009)

    Junguo Bian:
    • Travel Grant Recipient from the University of Chicago Women’s Board (2006)
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE-MIC Annual Meeting (2006)
    • Army Predoctoral Breast Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2008)
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE MIC Annual Meeting (2008)
    • Student Fellowship, 10th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology & Nuclear Medicine (2009)
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE MIC Annual Meeting (2009)

    Seungryong Cho:
    • Army Predoctoral Prostate Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2006)
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE NSS-MIC Annual Meeting (2006)
    • Young Investigator’s Symposium Finalist, AAPM Meeting (2006)
    • Young Investigator Award (2nd place), AAPM Midwest Chapter Meeting (2007)
    • Student Travel Grant Award, SPIE Medical Imaging Conference (2007)
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE NSS-MIC Annual Meeting (2007)
    • Carl J. Vyborny Journal Club Award, Graduate Program in Medical Physics (2008)
    • Paul Hodges Research Award, Dept of Radiology (2008)

    Sean Foxley:
    • Educational Stipend, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (2005)
    • Paul C. Hodges Research Award (2006)
    • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Trainee Research Prize for the RSNA Annual Meeting (2008)
    • Student Travel Grant Award, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM ) (2008)

    Xiao Han:
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE MIC Annual Medicine (2007)
    • Travel Grant Recipient from the University of Chicago Women's Board (2008)
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE MIC Annual Medicine (2008)
    • Student Fellowship, 10th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology & Nuclear Medicine (2009)
    • Student Trainee Award, IEEE MIC Annual Medicine (2009)
    • Army Predoctoral Prostate Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2009)

    Andrew Jamieson:
    • Army Predoctoral Breast Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2008)

    Martin King:
    • The Carl J. Vyborny Journal Club Award (2005)
    • IEEE Medical Imaging Conference (MIC) Student Travel Award (2005)
    • IEEE Medical Imaging Conference (MIC) Trainee Award (2006)
    • The Lawrence Lanzl Graduate Student Fellowship in Medical Physics (2007)
    • RSNA Trainee Research Prize (2007)

    Beverly Lau:
    • Army Predoctoral Breast Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2007)
    • Student Travel Award, MIPS Conference (2007)
    • Educational Stipend, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) (2007)
    • Cum Laude Poster (SPIE) Award (2008)

    Qingfei Luo:
    • Organization of Human Brain Mapping (OHBM) Student Travel Award (2005)

    Dimple Modgil:
    • Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program Predoctoral Traineeship Award (2007)
    • Travel Award, Biological Sciences Division (2009)

    Chisako Muramatsu:
    • Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program Predoctoral Traineeship Award (2004)

    Erik Pearson:
    • Young Investigators Presentation Award, AAPM Meeting (2008)

    Yahui Peng:
    • Travel Grant Recipient from the University of Chicago Women’s Board (2007)

    Payam Seifi:
    • Bernard Smaller Prize (2009-2010)

    William Sensakovic:
    • Young Investigator Award (3rd place), AAPM Midwest Chapter Meeting (2005)
    • Outstanding Journal Club Award (2007)
    • Travel Award, IEEE Nuclear Sciences Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (2008)
    • Doolittle-Harrison Fellowship, University of Chicago (2008)

    Abbie Wood:
    • Educational Stipend, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) (2007)
    • NIH Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health Research Award (2009)

    Dan Xia:
    • Student Travel Award, IEEE Medical Imaging Conference (2004)
    • Paul Hodges Award, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago (2004)
    • Student Travel Award, IEEE Medical Imaging Conference (2005)
    • Student Travel Award, IEEE Medical Imaging Conference (2006)
    • Predoctoral Traineeship Award, Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program (2006)
    • Student Travel Contingency Grant, SPIE Medical Imaging Conference (2007)
    • Student Travel Award, IEEE Medical Imaging Conference (2007)
    • Lawrence H. Lanzl Medical Physics Graduate Fellowship Award (2008)
    • Student Travel Award, EEE Medical Imaging Conference (2008)
    • Student Fellowship, 10th International Meeting on Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology & Nuclear Medicine (2009)

    Laura Yarusso:
    • Research funding from Paul Hodges Society (1998)
    • Travel Stipend Recipient from the Society of Women Engineers (2000)

    Yading Yuan:
    • Travel Grant Recipient from the University of Chicago Women’s Board (2006)
    • Honorable Mention Poster Award, SPIE Medical Imaging Symposium (2006)
    • Young Investigator Presentation Award, AAPM Meeting (2006)
    • Army Protectoral Breast Cancer Research Award, Department of Defense (2006)
    • Travel Grant Recipient from the University of Chicago Women’s Board (2008)

    Richard Zur: