Report from the Distinctions and Awards Committee

During the Fall Meeting of our Society in Salt Lake City, Utah, we congratulated and introduced three Resident Recruitment Award winners. They were: Rebecca Collins of U. of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Marie Daleo from the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, and Rebecca Linn from Northwestern University.

The winner of the Neustein Award went to Jason Wang of Children's Medical Center of Dallas for his abstract entitled "Diagnostic Yield of Targeted Panels of Seizure Genes." His co-authors are G Gotway, JM Pasqual and JY Park.

The winner of the Vawter Award was Karen Chisholm of Stanford University for her abstract "Evaluation of Serial Urine Viral Cultures for the Diagnosis of Cytomegalovirus Infection in Neonates and Infants." Her co-authors are N Aziz, M Mcdowell, F Guo, AK Folkins and BA Pinsky.

The Perinatal Award went to Csaba Galambos for his abstract entitled "Histologic Evidence of Intrapulmonary Anastomotic Vessels by Three-Dimensional Reconstruction in Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia." His co-authors are S Sims-Lucas and AH Abman.

Brenda L. Waters, MD
Distinction and Awards Committee

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