CVC Young Investigator Awards

2021 CVC YIA Winners 
Basic Science

First place

Imaging of mitochondrial function in doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity  

Presenting Author: Felicitas J. Detmer, PhD

Second Place

Myocardial glucose suppression interferes with the detection of inflammatory cells with FDG-PET in a canine model of myocardial infarction   

Presenting Author: Benjamin Wilk

Third Place

Assessment of lower extremities flow using dynamic Rb-82 PET: Acquisition protocols and quantification methods  

Presenting Author: Zhao Liu, PhD

Clinical Science
First Place

­­­­Improved risk assessment of myocardial SPECT using deep learning: report from REFINE SPECT registry  

Presenting Author: Ananya Singh, MS

Second Place

68Ga-DOTATOC PET/CT to detect immune checkpoint inhibitor-related myocarditis.   

Presenting Author: Sarah Boughdad, MD, PhD

Third Place

Dynamic analysis of 11C-PIB PET/CT in amyloid light-chain cardiac amyloidosis  

Presenting Author: Xuezhu Wang