American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
2019 Award Winners Announced at 28th AMSSM Annual Meeting
The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine presented the following awards during its 28th Annual Meeting on April 17, 2019 at the Marriott Marquis Houston.
Best Overall Research Award – Nicola Hyde, MD – Electrocardiogram Interpretation in NCAA Athletes: Comparison of the 'Seattle' and 'International' Criteria
Harry Galanty Young Investigator Award – Lauren Nadkarni, MD – High School Ice Hockey Concussion Rates Reduced with Implementation of New Checking/Boarding Rules
The Harry L. Galanty, MD Young Investigator's Award is presented at the Annual Meeting for the most outstanding research presentation by a member who is a sports medicine fellow or who has recently completed fellowship training. The award was established in 2003 to honor Harry Galanty, MD, a charter member of the AMSSM, who passed away in 1999 at the age 36. Dr. Galanty’s contributions to sports medicine combined service and a commitment to teaching and research.
NCAA Research Award – Kimberly Harmon, MD – Cardiovascular Screening in the Pac-12: Comparing History and Physical with and without ECG
The NCAA Award for best research presentation addresses the health and safety issues of college athletes.
Best Overall Case Presentations
Resident Scholarship Award Winners
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