Congratulations to the winners of the following awards:

RSSA TRAVEL AWARD – BEST ORAL PRESENTATION

DR ANDREW LAWSON R20,000.00 + SGR prize

Effectiveness of percutaneously placed self expanding metal stents for palliation of malignant biliary obstruction

Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town

DR SHAUN SCHEEPERS R20,000.00

Abdominal lymphadenopathy in children with tuberculosis presenting with respiratory symptoms.

Tygerberg Academic Hospital Radiology Department and Department of Radiology, Stellenbosch University

RSSA BEST POSTER AWARD R15,000.00

The Bitter Sweet Taste of Oral Contrast Media

Authors: Ernst Boshoff, Matthew Goodier, Owen Terreblanche

Department of Radiology, University of the Witwatersrand


RSSA/DISCOVERY BEST POSTER 2ND PRIZE R10,000.00

"The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People" as illustrated through abdominal imaging.

Author: Hein Els

Department of Radiology, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg Academic Hospital


RSSA BEST POSTER 3RD PRIZE R5,000.00
Characteristic Appearance of the Elusive GIT Carcinoid - A series of cases

demonstrating the mesenteric desmoplastic reaction and other useful imaging

Author: Arthur Maydell

Tygerberg Academic Hospital Radiology Department, Cape Town, South Africa