SNMMI symposium and competition, in association with the SNMMI Radiopharmaceutical Science Council, for the best scientific abstracts on Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry nuclear medicine, designated as the ERF RPSC Young Investigator Award. The objectives of the award are to identify promising young investigators working in radiopharmaceuticals and radiopharmaceutical sciences nuclear medicine.
1st Place Winner: Hazem Ahmed, PhD
Abstract Title: "Radiosynthesis and evaluation of (R)- and (S)-18F-OF-NB1 for imaging the GluN2B subunits of the NMDA receptor in non-human primates"
2nd Place Winner: Ahmed Haider
Abstract Title: "Evaluation of CB2 PET Radioligand 18F RoSMA-18-d6 in Non-Human Primates and Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis"
3rd Place Winner: Chao Zheng
Abstract Title: "Synthesis and preclinical characterization of a metabolically stable SV2A PET imaging probe: [18F]SDM-16"