David M. Yousem Research Fellow Award

Program Objectives

The David M. Yousem Research Fellow Award creates opportunities to increase the number of Research Fellows that can attend the ASNR Annual Meeting and present their research. This Award offsets travel expenses to the ASNR Annual Meeting (up to $2,000) for eligible Research Fellows who are engaged in research efforts more than 75 percent of their time.

Grant Recipients

Congratulations to the following recipients of the David M. Yousem Research Fellow Award.


Inka Berglar, Dipl-Math
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Rajiv Gupta
Levin Michael Moser
Justin Vranic

Accuracy, Variability and Spatial Overlap of Infarct Core from Three CT Perfusion Packages vis-à-vis Diffusion Weighted Images: A Comparative Study


Razia Sultana, DVM, MS, PhD
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Darren Monivann Imphean
Akshay Parchure
Bhavya Ramesh Shah

Nitrous Oxide Enhances MRI-guided Focused Ultrasound Mediated Blood Brain Barrier Opening


Luca Pasquini, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Longitudinal evaluation of brain plasticity in glioma: graph-theory provides biomarkers of language reorganization on post-surgical fMRI


Rosalie McDonough, MD, Msc
University of Calgary

Clinical Outcome of Patients with Mild Pre-Stroke Morbidity Following Endovascular Treatment – a HERMES Substudy