2021 Awards

Congratulations to the 2021 Award Winners

The 2021 AAES Annual Meeting was a great success! We would like to congratulate the 2021 award winners. 

Best Papers:


Best Posters:

Basic Science:
Bixiao Zhao, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"Glycolytic Inhibition with 3-Bromopyruvate Suppresses Tumor Growth and Improves Survival in a Murine Model of Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer"

Omair Shariq, MD
Mayo Clinic/University of Oxford
"Clinical Features, Genotype-Phenotype Correctlations, and Treatment Outcomes in Children and Adolescents with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1: An International Cohort Study"

  Nasim Babazadeh, MD
Cleveland Clinic
"The Impact of Thyroid Nodule Afirma Xpression Atlas Results on Clinical Decision-Making"

Ujas Shah, MD
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
"How and When Multiglandular Disease Diagnosed in Sporadic Primary Hyperparathyroidism?"

Best Interesting Case:                                         


Best QuickShot Poster:

Lindsay Kuo, MD
Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
"A 34-Year Old Man with a Large Neck Mass"
  Kelvin Memeh, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
"Enhancing risk-stratification of indeterminate thyroid nodules using Artificial Neural Network-enabled image analysis"


Paul LoGerfo Research Award Winners:

Priya H. Dedhia, MD, PhD
The Ohio State University
"Targeting Wnt and IGF2 Pathways in adrenocortical carcinoma"

Brenessa Lindeman, MD, MEHP
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"Immunometabolic Glutathione Pathway-dependent Targeting of Tumor Progression in Thyroid Cancer"

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association Award for Thyroid Cancer Research:

Yinin Hu, MD
University of Maryland Baltimore (UMB)
"Developing a Preference-based Instrument to Measure Thyroid Cancer Health State Valuation Among Healthy Volunteers and Healthcare Workers"