EuroMinnies semifinal candidates

December 11, 2018 ( – The list of candidates for the inaugural edition of the EuroMinnies award scheme is now available. The EuroMinnies recognises the best and brightest in European radiology and includes 97 candidates in eight categories, ranging from Most Influential Radiology Researcher to Best New Radiology Vendor.

We are happy to have 3 EUSOBI Executive Board members among the candidates for the Most Influental Radiology Researcher.

EuroMinnies winners will be selected by an expert panel in two rounds of voting. The finalists will be announced in January 2019, with the final winners announced in February. The trophy presentations will take place at ECR 2019 in Vienna.

Most Influential Radiology Researcher
Dr. Marc Dewey, Charité – University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Dr. Clarisse Dromain, PhD, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
Dr. Vicky Goh, King’s College Hospital, London, U.K.
Dr. Myriam Hunink, PhD, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Dr. Christiane Kuhl, Aachen University Hospital, Aachen, Germany
Dr. Denis Le Bihan, PhD, NeuroSpin, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Dr. Matthijs Oudkerk, PhD, University of Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands
Dr. Alexander Radbruch, JD, University Hospital Essen and Heidelberg, Germany
Dr. Francesco Sardanelli, San Donato Polyclinic, Milan, Italy
Dr. Meike Vernooij, PhD, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Dr. Sophia Zackrisson, PhD, Skåne University Hospital, Malmö, Sweden

Scientific Paper of the Year
Awareness of risks of ionizing radiation exposure in imaging investigations: A clinician survey. Young B et al, Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) annual meeting, September 2018.
Coronary CT angiography and 5-year risk of myocardial infarction. The SCOT-HEART investigators, New England Journal of Medicine, September 2018.
Facing the guilt and commemorating the victims: German radiology and radiation oncology during National Socialism. Eckert F et al, Journal of the American College of Radiology, April 2018.
Glymphatic pathway of gadolinium-based contrast agents through the brain: Overlooked and misinterpreted. Deike-Hofmann K et al, Investigative Radiology, November 2018.
Imaging aspects of running of the bulls at the Fiesta de San Fermín in Pamplona, Spain. Orella LM et al, Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM) national congress, May 2018.
One-view breast tomosynthesis versus two-view mammography in the Malmö Breast Tomosynthesis Screening Trial (MBTST): A prospective, population-based, diagnostic accuracy study. Zackrisson S et al, Lancet Oncology, November 2018. To learn more about this paper, click here.
A prospective study of the safety of tattoos in MRI. Callaghan M et al, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine annual congress, June 2018.
Should you stop wearing neckties? Wearing a tight necktie reduces cerebral blood flow. Lüddecke R et al, Neuroradiology, August 2018.
Would it be safe to have a dog in the MRI scanner before your own examination? A multicenter study to establish hygiene facts related to dogs and men. Gutzeit A et al, European Radiology, July 2018.

In order to view the other categories, please have a look at the article on the AuntMinnie Europe website: