Stefan receives the LMU Research Award for graduate students
June 2021: Jointly sponsored by the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and the Munich University Society, the LMU Research Award recognizes excellent student research projects. Titled, “Radiomics and Artificial Intelligence for Molecular and Prognostic Characterization of Malignant Neoplasms of the Head and Neck”, Stefan’s project explored radiomic analysis of PET/CT imagery and machine learning algorithms for classification and prognostication of head-and-neck squamous cell carcinomas.
Interactive Brain Diffusion Atlas launched
June 2021: Pratheek and Clara launch interactive website that shows ADC changes in the neonate brain. Accessible via brain-diffusion-atlas.com
Clara receives Medical Computer Science Scholarship
June 2021: Clara receives a scholarship by her home university in Lübeck, Germany, supporting research in the field of medical computer science for her MD thesis.
Payabvash Lab project on "Computer vision assessment of stroke neuroimaging" receives NVIDIA support.
June 2021: Payabvash Lab project on "Computer vision assessment of stroke neuroimaging" was accepted by NVIDIA Applied Research Accelerator Program to receive hardware equipment and technical support.
Sam receives K Award from National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
June 2021: Sam received the K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award from National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) for studying "Radiomics signatures and patient outcomes in intracerebral hemorrhage".
Sam receives Award from American Society of Neuroradiology
May 2021: Sam is selected as the recipient of the Foundation of the American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) 2021 Comparative Effectiveness Research Award. He will compare the effectiveness of mechanical thrombectomy eligibility criteria for stroke patient with large vessel occlusion.
Ali Awarded Research & Education Grant
May 2021: Ali's 2021 RSNA Research and Education grant application was among the top-ranked and approved for funding by the R&E Board of Trustees. Resident grant recipients receive $30,000 for a one year project.
Elisa Receives Award from Radiological Society of North America
April 2021: Elisa receives the 2021 Medical Student grant from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research and Education Foundation for a project titled, "Prediction of intracerebral hematoma expansion using radiomics and atlas-based risk-stratification”.
Ali Selected for Introduction to Academic Radiology Program
October 2020: Ali was selected to participate in the RSNA/AUR/ARRS Introduction to Academic Radiology Program, which supports radiology residents with demonstrated potential in pursuing research and academic career opportunities in diagnostic radiology. The award includes a $1,000 stipend for the departments of accepted applicants.
Sam Receives Award from Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
July 2020: Sam receives a 2020 Clinical Scientist Development Award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. The project for which he is honored is titled, "An Automated Deep Learning Pipeline for Identification of Hemorrhagic Stroke Patients at Risk of Hematoma Expansion."
Clara Receives Scholarship from Biomedical Education Program
June 2020: Clara was granted a scholarship by the Biomedical Education Program for her research visit to work on microstructural and functional connectome correlates of autism. Financed by the German Academic Exchange Service, the BMEP supports German students going to the United States for biomedical research. Previously, Payabvash Lab student member Stefan Haider has been awarded a BMEP scholarship.
Emily Receives Award from National Institutes of Health
June 2020: Emily receives a 2020 Medical Student Research Training Fellowship award from the NIH for her project titled, "CT angiographic radiomics signature for prognostication and clinical decision making in large vessel occlusion stroke."
Stefan Receives Award from German Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
March 2020: Stefan receives a student conference grant from the German Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery to present a poster titled “Devising novel imaging biomarkers for Human Papillomavirus (HPV) status in oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OPSCC): applying radiomics and machine learning algorithms”.
Stefan Receives Award from European Society of Radiology
November 2019: Stefan receives the European Society of Radiology’s Student Abstract Award for presentation of an abstract titled "Radiomics signature of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) status in oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OPSCC)” at ECR 2020.
Stefan Receives Award from Biomedical Education Program
June 2019: Stefan receives a Biomedical Education Program stipend for his project entitled, “Machine-Learning Prognostic Classification of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC) based on Radiogenomics and Anatomical Findings on pretreatment PET/CT."
Sam Receives Award from Radiological Society of North America
May 2019: Sam receives the 2019 Seed grant from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research and Education Foundation for a project titled, "A Deep Neural Network for Automated Detection of Acute Ischemic Infarct on 'Code Stroke' Non-Contrast Head CT".
Stefan Receives Award from Klee Family Foundation
April 2019: Stefan receives the Klee Family Foundation Student Research Grant in support of his project entitled, “Machine-Learning Prognostic Classification of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC) based on Radiogenomics and Anatomical Findings on pretreatment PET/CT”.