9:00 AM THE NORTH AMERICAN 2013 MEETING AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING PAPER BY A YOUNG INVESTIGATOR
The North American 2013 Meeting Award for Outstanding Paper by a Young Investigator is presented for a paper published in the year prior to the award. The definition of a "young investigator" is contained in the call for nominations distributed in the fall of each year. The 2013 award is presented to Tessa Genders for her paper: Genders TS, Steyerberg EW, Hunink MG for the CAD consortium. Prediction model to estimate presence of coronary artery disease. BMJ. 2012 Jun 12;344:e3485
9:15 AM THE LEE B. LUSTED STUDENT PRIZE AWARDS
The Lee B. Lusted Student Prize Awards. Each year the Lee B. Lusted Prize Student Fund recognizes students' original research in medical decision making in order to attract the best and brightest young minds to SMDM. The prize provides a cash award to be given to the top two scoring finalists in each category, for a total of four awards to be presented. Recipients will be chosen at the Annual Meeting.
9:30 AM BEST SHORT COURSE AWARDS for 2012 and 2013
The recipient of the Best Short Course Award will be chosen at the Annual Meeting.