The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists/Kenneth Gottesfeld-Charles Hohler Memorial Foundation Research Award in Ultrasound

Hafsa Memon, MD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
“Comparison of Forceps Assisted Vaginal Delivery with Vacuum Assisted Vaginal Delivery
in Terms of Levator Ani Muscle Injury”

Jennifer Tang, MD
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
"Ultrasonographic Assessment of Cervical Length in Non-Pregnant Women with and without Obstetric Fistula"

Katherine R. Goetzinger, MD
Washington University School of Medicine
Three Dimensional Power Doppler in the Evaluation of Intrauterine Growth Restriction

Lieschen H. Quiroz, MD
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
3-D Ultrasound of the Effects of Childbirth on the Levator Ani

Michelle G. Park, MD
Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
"Ultrasound Examination of Lower Abdominal Incisions:  Can it Predict Wound Complications?"

Kimberly A. Kho, MD
Center for Pelvic Surgery - Atlanta, Georgia
"Pre-operative Ultrasound: A Risk-reducing Method for the Prevention of Laparoscopic Complications"

Jessica L. Fiorelli, MD
Columbia University
"Sonographically Detected Endometrial Abnormalities in Asymptomatic Women: Who Requires Evaluation?"

Alain H. Szyller, MD
University of Texas Medical Branch and Texas Fertility Center
"A Prospective, Comparative, Single Center Trial to Predict Pregnancy Outcome with Uterine and Ovarian Doppler in Patients Undergoing In Vitro Fertilization"

Susan M. Sheridan, MD
University of Wisconsin Medical School
"Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Early-stage Endometrial Cancer: Sonohysterographic Injection and Cytologic Analysis of Distention Media"

Kimberly W. Hickey, MD
Georgetown University Hospital
"Fetal Anemia in the Presence of Intrauterine Growth Restriction"

Laura S. Kim, MD
New York University School of Medicine
"Three Dimensional (3D) Ultrasound Assessment of the Pelvic Floor During Pregnancy"

Helen Feltovich, MD
University of Vermont
"Ultrasonographic Cervical Assessment Using Elastography and Quantitative Backscatter Analysis"

Michelle A. Kominiarek, MD
University of Illinois Medical Center
"Tei Index as a Measure of Cardiac Functional Reserve for Growth Restricted Fetuses"

David M. Kushner, MD
University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center
"The Incidence of Disseminated Endometrial Cancer Cells During Sonohysterography and Their Functional Viability:  A Prospective Study"

Catherine M. Nichols, MD
Virginia Commonwealth University
"Anal Sphincter Injury in Women With Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse"

Bettina W. Paek, MD
University of Washington, Seattle
"High Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Selective Fetal Reduction in the Rabbit Model"


Kathleen Kenny