Call for Abstracts

UBC Radiology Research Day — Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

Dr. Brian W. Goodacre Memorial Award for Interventional Radiology

Winner $2000*

*The prize will support the cost of presenting the winning research project at a scientific meeting such as ‘Society of Interventional Radiology.’

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: Monday, March 1st, 2021

Presentation Submission Deadline: TBA

Summary: Awarded to a Radiology Resident with the highest cumulative score on his/her Interventional Radiology presentation, which is based on excellence in scientific design, clear presentation of data, validity of discussion, and clarity of oral presentation. Interventional Radiology topics could include vascular and non-vascular topics, or advanced biopsy techniques.

ABSTRACT Requirements:

  • Title
  • Author, Co-Author(s)
  • Objectives (Purpose)
  • Materials & Methods
  • Results thus far
  • 250 words maximum

PRESENTATION Requirements:                                                      

  • Elaborates on all points of the abstract
  • 8 minutes podium presentation with 2 minutes for questions (10 minutes total)

Please email all Abstract & Presentation* submissions to Alissa.Burrows@ubc.ca.

*For Presentations exceeding the file size limit (normally 25MB), please upload the PowerPoint onto a file sharing site such as Dropbox and send a download link.

 


Dr. Peter Poon Memorial Research Award

First Place $1700*                                            Second Place $1200*

*It is anticipated that the funds awarded will be used to off-set the costs for statistical data analysis, laboratory or imaging time, or raw materials used in such endeavors.

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: Monday, March 1st, 2021

Presentation Submission Deadline: TBA

Summary: These awards are for Residents who have started a project but are still acquiring data or have a hypothesis generated and experimental design confirmed. The aim of the award is to encourage original hypothesis-driven research in which Residents are the principal investigator or co-investigator. This is a research-in-progress award.  Hypothesis, experimental design, and data collection methodology should be clearly stated, but no data needs be presented.

ABSTRACT Requirements:                                                                

  • Title
  • Author, Co-Author(s)
  • Objectives (Purpose)
  • Materials & Methods
  • Results thus far
  • 400 words maximum

PRESENTATION Requirements:                                                      

  • Elaborates on all points of the abstract
  • 8 minutes podium presentation with 2 minutes for questions (10 minutes total)

Please email all Abstract & Presentation* submissions to Alissa.Burrows@ubc.ca. 

*For Presentations exceeding the file size limit (normally 25MB), please upload the PowerPoint onto a file sharing site such as Dropbox and send a download link.

 


 

Dr. Robert Wallace Boyd Award

Winner $2500*

*It is anticipated that the funds awarded will be used to off-set the costs of research expenses.   

PROPOSAL DEADLINE: Monday, March 1st, 2021

PROPOSALS ADJUDICATED IN ADVANCE: TBA

Presentation Submission Deadline: TBA

Summary: Awarded to a Resident for most promising hypothesis-driven research proposal in the field of imaging/intervention.  Data is not required at time of submission to be eligible for this award.

Note: The winner of this award presents his/her winning proposal presentation at Research Day.  All remaining submissions will be adjudicated in the Poon Award category.

PROPOSAL Requirements:                                                               

  • Background as to why the project is important, or potentially so, to patient care
  • Clearly stated hypothesis
  • Discussion of proposed design
  • Appendix: Budget outlining how funding is spent
  • 400 words maximum

PRESENTATION Requirements:                                                      

  • Elaborates on all points of the proposal
  • 8 minutes podium presentation with 2 minutes for questions (10 minutes total).

Please email all Abstract & Presentation* submissions to Alissa.Burrows@ubc.ca. 

*For Presentations exceeding the file size limit (normally 25MB), please upload the PowerPoint onto a file sharing site such as Dropbox and send a download link.

 


Dr. Gordon E. Trueman Award

First Place $500                                 Second Place $300                           Third Place $200

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: Monday, March 1st, 2021

Presentation Submission Deadline: TBA

Summary: Awarded to those individuals’ completed projects which are considered the most deserving, based on content, scientific methodology, and presentation.  Evidence-based conclusions should be presented.

ABSTRACT Requirements:                                                                

  • Title
  • Author, Co-Author(s)
  • Objectives (Purpose)
  • Materials & Methods
  • Results / Conclusion
  • 250 words maximum

PRESENTATION Requirements:                                                      

  • Elaborates on all points of the abstract
  • 8 minutes podium presentation with 2 minutes for questions (10 minutes total).

Please email all Abstract & Presentation* submissions Alissa.Burrows@ubc.ca.

*For Presentations exceeding the file size limit (normally 25MB), please upload the PowerPoint onto a file sharing site such as Dropbox and send a download link.

 


Burrard Medical Imaging Clinical Fellow Research Award

First Place $500                                 Second Place $300

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: Monday, March 1st, 2021

Presentation Submission Deadline: TBA

Summary: Scientific presentations of hypothesis focused research by UBC Radiology affiliated Clinical Fellows.

ABSTRACT Requirements:                                                                

  • Title
  • Author, Co-Author(s)
  • Objectives (Purpose)
  • Materials & Methods
  • Results / Conclusion
  • 250 words maximum

PRESENTATION Requirements:                                                      

  • Elaborates on all points of the abstract
  • 8 minutes podium presentation with 2 minutes for questions (10 minutes total).

Please email all Abstract & Presentation* submissions to Alissa.Burrows@ubc.ca.

*For Presentations exceeding the file size limit (normally 25MB), please upload the PowerPoint onto a file sharing site such as Dropbox and send a download link. There is a limit of one presentation per Clinical Fellow.

 


Burrard Medical Imaging Non-Clinical Trainee Research Award

First Place $300                                 Second Place $200

ABSTRACT DEADLINE: Monday, March 1st, 2021

Presentation Submission Deadline: TBA

Summary: Scientific presentations of hypothesis focused research by UBC Department of Radiology affiliated non-clinical trainee.

ABSTRACT Requirements:                                                                

  • Title
  • Author, Co-Author(s)
  • Objectives (Purpose)
  • Materials & Methods
  • Results / Conclusion
  • 250 words maximum

PRESENTATION Requirements:                                                      

  • Elaborates on all points of the abstract
  • 8 minutes podium presentation with 2 minutes for questions (10 minutes total).

Please email all Abstract & Presentation* submissions to Alissa.Burrows@ubc.ca.

*For Presentations exceeding the file size limit (normally 25MB), please upload the PowerPoint onto a file sharing site such as Dropbox and send a download link. There is a limit of one presentation per non-clinical trainee.


Canada Diagnostic Centre’s Poster Contest

Electronic Poster Category

$500 – Best Poster – Medical Students and PGY 1 – Educational Topic only

  • Electronic poster format only.
  • Must have been produced, but not have been submitted previously for any awards.
  • The award will be adjudicated in advance with the chosen winner giving a 5 minute podium presentation with 2 minutes for questions.
  • No limit on number of slides. In the past, range has been 10-25 slides.
  • Flexible format but as a general guideline, aim to include Title, Author & Co-Author(s), Objective, Results, Conclusion

Presentation Submission Deadline: TBA

Please email all presentation submissions to Alissa.Burrows@ubc.ca.

*For Presentations exceeding the file size limit (normally 25MB), please upload the PowerPoint onto a file sharing site such as Dropbox and send a download link.