ASNC Congratulates JNC's 2018 Awardees
Every year, committees composed of Journal of Nuclear Cardiology (JNC) associate editors, guest editors and journal Board members select award recipients among a host of strong candidates. At ASNC2018, JNC Editor-in-Chief Ami E. Iskandrian, MD, MACC, MASNC, will present the following awards:Best clinical article: “Sex Affects Myocardial Blood Flow and Fatty Acid Substrate Metabolism in Humans with Nonischemic Heart Failure,” by Ana Kadkhodayan, C. Huie Lin, Andrew R. Coggan, Zulfia Kisrieva-Ware, Kenneth B. Schechtman, Eric Novak, Susan M. Joseph, Víctor G. Dávila-Román, Robert J. Gropler, MASNC, Carmen Dence and Linda R. Peterson
Best basic research article: “A Promising Carbon-11-labeled Sphingosine-1-phosphate Receptor 1-Specific PET Tracer for Imaging Vascular Injury,” by Hongjun Jin, Hao Yang, Hui Liu, Yunxiao Zhang, Xiang Zhang, Adam J. Rosenberg, Yongjian Liu, Suzanne E. Lapi and Zhude Tu
Best technical article: “Evaluation of Attenuation Correction in Cardiac PET Using PET/MR,” by Jeffrey M.C. Lau, R. Laforest, H. Sotoudeh, X. Nie, S. Sharma, J. McConathy, E. Novak, A. Priatna, R.J. Gropler, MASNC, and P. K. Woodard
Kenneth Brown Award for Best Editorial: “Regadenoson-induced Hyperemia for Absolute Myocardial Blood Flow Quantitation by 13N-Ammonia PET and Detection of Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy,” by René R. Sevag Packard and Jamshid Maddahi, FASNC
Zaret-Beller Award for Best Reviewer: Venkatesh Murthy, MD, FASNC
Join us at ASNC2018, Sept. 6-9 in San Francisco, for a celebration of these awardees and their accomplishments as well as the Society's 25th anniversary.