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Student Writing Competition

Congratulations to the Winners of the
2022 AAMD Student Writing Competition!

1st Place: Case Study of a Bolus Helmet used to Maintain Optic Chiasm and Nerve Sparing while Improving Target Coverage using IMPT 
Authors: Keith Larsen, BS, RT(T); Jenna Cimmiyotti, BS, RT(R)(T); Rashad Momoh, BS, RT(R)(T); Ashley Hunzeker, MS, CMD; Nishele Lenards, PhD, CMD, RT(R)(T), FAAMD; Daniel Mundy, PhD
Institution: University of Wisconsin La Crosse

2nd Place: A Survey of Medical Dosimetrists’ Perceptions of Efficiency and Consistency of Auto-Contouring Software
Authors: Amber Coffey, BS, RT(R)(T)(CT); Jose Moreno, BS, RT(T); Nishele Lenards, PhD, CMD, RT(R)(T), FAAMD; Ashley Hunzeker, MS, CMD; Matt Tobler, CMD, RT(T), FAAMD
Institution: University of Wisconsin La Crosse      

3rd Place: Radiation Therapists’ Perspectives about Barriers to Continuing Education in Medical Dosimetry
Authors: April Parker, BS, RT(R)(N)(CNMT); RaeLyn Iacobo, MSHS, RT(R)(T)(MR)(CT); Jessica Pagan, BS; Nishele Lenards, PhD, CMD, RT(R)(T), FAAMD; Ashley Hunzeker, MS, CMD; and Sabrina Zeiler, MS, CMD, RT(T)
Institution: University of Wisconsin La Crosse

 

2023 AAMD Student Writing Competition

Enter to win one of three cash prizes for papers pertaining to treatment planning, localization, and positioning.

$500 — First Place
$250 — Second Place
$125 — Third Place

Abstract and Manuscript submission deadline: April 12, 2023

Online Submission Form: AAMD Student Writing Competition Submission Form
Note: This form is only accessible to current AAMD Student Members.

Click here to download the submission guidelines
   Please note - the judging rubric will be undergoing revision for the upcoming competition. The final rubric will be posted before the judging begins. 

Submit questions to Student Writing Competition Co-Chairs:
Mellonie Brown-Zacarias, mellonieb9@aol.com or Anne Marie Vann, avann@uwlax.edu