1990: Daphne E. deMello, MD, Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO. Subcellular immuno-gold localization of SP-A in lungs of infants dying from respiratory distress syndrome.
1992: Catherine Pegors, MD. Morphology of the middle and inner ear in a murine model of mucopolysaccharidase type VII.
1993: Gary Mierau, PhD, Denver Children's Hospital, Denver. CO. Intranuclear Birbeck granules in Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
1996, Spring: Joe C. Rutledge, MD, Children's Orthopedic Hospital and Medical Center. Ultrastructural changes after bone marrow transplantation for Hurler’s disease.
1997. Spring: J Ackerman, MD, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL. I-Cell Disease - A Pathologic and Electron Microscopic Study of 5 Cases.
1999, SPring: Elizabeth Perlman, MD, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD. Genetic analysis of clear cell sarcoma of kidney (CCSK) by comparative genomic hybridization (CGH).
2000. Spring: P. Argani, Johns Hopkins Medical Inst, Baltimore, MD. Reassessment of infantile fibrosarcoma and related lesions by RT-PCR for the ETV6/NTRK3 fusion transcript.
2000, Spring: John M. Hicks, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX. Role of ICAM-1deficiency in modulation of lupus-like glomerulopathy: A histopathologic and ultrastructural study.
2000, Fall: Pam Groen and David Witte, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH. Quantitative EBV assay using the LightCycler instrument to monitor transplant patients at risk for PTLD.
2001, Spring: Sara O. Vargas, MD, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA. Optical “biopsy” of the pediatric gastrointestinal tract using optical coherence tomography.
2001, Fall: Allen Yeoh, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN. Molecular fingerprinting for subclassification in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia using the Affymetrix gene-chip.
2002, Spring: Kenichi Harada and Anirban Maitra, UT Southwestern, Dallas, TX. Promoter methylation of CASPASE-I and RASSF1A is a common event in solid tumors of children.
2002, Fall: Philip J Katzman, MD, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY. Cardiac registry screening for DiGeorge critical region deletion using loss of heterozygosity (LOH) analysis.
2003, Spring: Chiler Hasan, MS, Children's Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL. Differences in Genetic Expression Between Hyperplastic Perilobar Nephrogenic Rest (HPLNR) and Wilms Tumor (WT).
2004, Spring: Rocio Pena-Alonso MD, Hospital Infantil de Mexico Federico Gomez and Hospital General de Mexico, Mexico, D.F. Analysis of the sex determining region of chromosome-Y (SRY) by PCR and FISH in true hermaphrodites.
2005, Spring: Rene L. Galindo, MD, Genetic dissection of alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma pathogenesis in Drosophila melanogaster.
2005, Fall: Nancy Galvin, PhD, St Louis University, St. Louis, MO. Early onset of lysosomal storage disease in a murine model of mucopolysaccharidosis type VII: Undegraded substrate accumulates in many tissues in the fetus and very young Mps VII mouse.
2006, Spring: Nina Tatevian, MD, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX. Molecular heterogeneity in a poorly differentiated neuroblastoma with pleomorphic giant cells-a Bac array CGH analysis.
2006, Fall: Monique E. DePaepe, MD, Brown Medical School, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI. Microarray analysis of ventilated preterm lungs identifies differential expression of angiogenesis-related genes.
2007, Spring: Amanda Murphy, MD, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON. Variable expression of WT1 in desmoplastic small round cell tumour.
2007, Fall: Gino R. Somers, MD, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON. Detailed expression profiling of pediatric undifferentiated sarcomas: Evidence for upregulation of the insulin-like growth factor signaling pathway.
2008, Spring: Scott D. Boyd, MD, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. Characterization of Pre-B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia micro RNA libraries using high-throughput pyrosequencing and specimen barcoding.
2008, Fall: Bahig Shehata, MD, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA. Ewing sarcoma with 7;22 translocation-Is it occurring in a younger age group with predilection for extraskeletal location? A study of 35 cases with emphasis on molecular analysis.
2009, Spring: C.A. French, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA. Targeting the Epigenome in NUT Midline Carcinoma.
2010, Spring: Bahig Shehata, MD, Children's Healthcare/Egleston, Atlanta, Georgia. Identification of candidate genes for histiocytoid cardiomyopathy using whole genome analysis: Analyzing material from the HC Registry.
2010, Fall: Kyle C Kurek, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Loss of function mutations in PTPN11 is responsible for the hereditary bone tumor syndrome, metachondromatosis.
2010, Fall: Runner-up: Garry W. Mierau, The Children's Hospital, Aurora, CO. Comparative evaluation of specimen collection methods for ultrastructural diagnosis of primary ciliary dyskinesia syndrome.
2011, Spring: Bonnie Cole, MD, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. 19q13.4 loss of heterozygosity and occult androgenic/biparental mosaicism in sporadic hepatic mesenchymal hamartoma.
2011, Fall: Larissa V. Furtado, MD, University of Utah and ARUP Labs, Salt Lake City, UT. Development of a DNA Microsatellite Genotyping Test for Aneuploidy Detection in Paraffin Embedded Tissue from Products of Conception.
2012, Spring: Craig Midgen and DL Kearney, Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. Ventricular noncompaction with and without associated cardiac abnormalities: A pathology series of 30 cases.
2012, Fall: Benjamin Wilkins, et al, Children's Hospital Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. Zebrafish cirhin morphants have p53-mediated developmental biliary defects, and are a model for North American Indian Childhood Cirrhosis.
2013, Spring: Csaba Galambos, MD, PhD, Children's Hospital Pittsburgh. In utero embryonic intracardiac injection under biomicroscopy guidance: a cutting edge technology to study embryonic lung development in vivo.
2013, Fall: Jason Wang, MD, Diagnostic yield of targeted panels of seizure genes.