Ultrasound 2019 Award Winners

9th Jan 2020


Terry Humphrey, Leeds General Infirmary






Young Investigator 2019 – to represent the UK at Euroson 2020 in Bergen, Norway in June 2020

Winner :Towards a standard test phantom for Magnetic Resonance guided Hight Intesity Focused Ultrasound (MRgHIFU)

Simone Ambrogio, Guy’s St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust



Best Scientific Poster Prize :

Winner : Fusion guided trans rectal ultrasound prostate biopsy.  Does targeted biopsy following mutli parametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging (mpMRI) result in a more accurate detection of significant prostate cancer  – Trevor Parker1, Pedro Morago2, Pamela Parker1, 1Hull Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, 2Health and Social Care Research, University of Teeside

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Best Student Presentation :

Winner : Outcomes of ultrasound-guided transperineal prostate biopsy under local anaesthetic – A safe and tolerable technique – Adam Morrell, Radiology Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


Post Graduate Prize

Winner : Real-time sonoelastography evaluation of the Achilles tendon following ultrasound-guided platelet-rich plasma injection and eccentric exercise for the treatment of refractory Achilles tendinopathy - Chin C Ooi et al, Diagnostic Radiology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore


Paul Allan Award

Winner :Thickening of the axillary recess capsule on ultrasound correlates with magnetic resonance imaging signs of adhesive capsulitis - Renato A Sernik et al, Department of Radiology, Hospital S?rio-Libanes, R. Adma Jafet, 91, Sao Paulo, Brazil


Best Case Report Poster :

Winner : A series of unfortunate events: Epididymo-orchitis complicated by Testicular abscess – Emily Pratt1, Yvonne Green2, Therese Herlihy1, Kevin Cronin1, 1Diagnostic Imaging, University College Dublin, 2Radiology Mater Misericordiae University Hospital Dublin

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Best Clinical Poster :

Winner : Hysterosalpingo-Contrast Sonography and the subtle secondary signes of Tubal Patency – Mary O’Reilly, Deirdre Lynch, Joan McGee, Radiology Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan, Co Meath, Ireland

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Best Oral Presentation

Winner : Ultrasound of the eye in A/E, Osman Younus, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

Runner up : Primary Lung tumour invading the chest wall on Ultrasound, Mark Charnock, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


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