The ARGANZ Research prize was formally named in honour of our friend, colleague and mentor, Professor Richard Mendelson from Perth.
Richard was the driving force behind the creation of ARGANZ and we all owe him a huge debt of gratitude.
The winner of this years Mendelson Research prize was Dr Rajeev Deva from Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane on his presentation of "Radiogenomics in clear cell renal cell carcinoma: Initial evidence for associations between CT heterogeneity , gene mutation count and survival"
Follow up was Dr Nicholas Kiu Cheung from The Royal Hobart Hospital for his presentaiton on "Role of Diffusion weighted imaging sequence for diagnosis of adult and paediatric Crohn's disease"
Thank you also to the other fantastic presentations from Drs Mason, Bestawros and Kutaiba who were short-listed from the total of 14 entries.