CVC Young Investigator Awards

2020 CVC YIA Winners 
Basic Science
3rd place: Inga Melvinsdottir, MD
"Intramyocardial hydrogel delivery post myocardial infarction results in increased integrin activation and reduction in left ventricular modeling"
2nd place: Jakub Toczek, PhD
"Multimodal molecular imaging of phagocytic and proteolytic activity in abdominal aortic aneurysm"

1st place: Nele Inga Hermanns
"Molecular imaging of inflammation in the brain-heart axis after ischemic stroke: comparison of two murine stroke models"
Clinical Science
3rd place: Mingkai Yun
"Assessment of the metabolic heart-brain axis with cardiac and brain 18F-FDG PET/CT imaging in patients with heart failure"

2nd place: Yuka Otaki
"Diagnostic Accuracy of Deep Learning for Myocardial Perfusion Imaging in Men and Women with a High-Efficiency Parallel-Hole-Collimated Cadmium-Zin-Telluride Camera: multicenter study" 

1st place: Jacek Kwiecinski
"Clinical Predictors of 18F-Sodium Fluoride PET Coronary Uptake in Patients with Advanced Coronary Artery Disease"