PAKISTAN SOCIETY OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE

Society for Nuclear Medicine Professionals of Pakistan since 1994

YOUNG INVESTIGATORS AWARDS 2017
5th Pakistan Society of Nuclear Medicine Conference /
1st Sino-Pak Nuclear Medicine Symposium,
PC Hotel, Lahore. Pakistan. April 15-16, 2017



Winners of Oral Presentations

A three-member jury comprising of Dr Akhtar Ahmed, Dr Tariq Mirza and Dr Maseeh-uz-Zaman recommended the following award winners:

First Prize: (Cash Award PKR 7000)

18F-FDG PET/CT scan obviates the need for bone marrow biopsy in pediatric Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Aamna Hassan, Maimoona Siddique, Humayun Bashir, Saima Riaz, Rabia Wali, Asma Mehreen, M. Khalid Nawaz
Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Center, Lahore, Pakistan

Second Prize: (Cash Award PKR 5000)

Comparison between Deauville criteria and ΔSUVmax at Interim 18F-FDG PET/CT scan in extranodal Lymphomas
Dr. Najma Batool, Dr. Numair Younis, Dr. Ahmad Qureshy, Dr. Sohaib, Dr. Amjad Aziz Khan, Dr. Shabana Saeed PIEAS Islamabad / INMOL, Lahore

Winners of Poster competition

A nine member jury headed by Dr Shahab Fatimi, with Dr Fatimi, Dr Ahmad Qureshy and Dr Babar Imran as panel heads recommended the following award winners:

First Prize: (Cash Award PKR 5000)

Prognostic impact of 18F-FDG PET/CT in detecting residual/recurrent medullary carcinoma of thyroid in relation to rising calcitonin marker velocity
Maimoona Siddique, Aamna Hassan, Humayun Bashir, Aamna Iqbal Khan, M. Khalid Nawaz
Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Center, Lahore, Pakistan

Second Prize: (Cash Award PKR 3000)

Patterns of Myocardial Perfusion in patients undergoing Myocardial Perfusion SPECT prior to Non-cardiac surgery
Muhammad Nouman Tayyab, Numair Younis, Javed Asghar, Lala Rukh, Muhammad Ahsan Sultan, Rahila Firdos.
Doctors Hospital & Medical Center, Lahore. Pakistan

Third Prize: (Cash Award PKR 2000)

Prevalence of congenital morphological renal anomalies on DMSA renal scan Malakand division.
Asad Ullah Khan, Aakif ullah Khan, Shehzad Qasim, Irfan
Swat Institute of Nuclear Medicine Oncology & Radiotherapy, Swat, KPK, Pakistan