BSI Prizes at WCS 2015, Bangkok, Thailand

BSI Free Paper Prize

1st Prize

Presenting Author: Michael R. Boland, Ireland

COMPARING AXILLARY BURDEN IN NODE-POSITIVE BREAST CANCER PATIENTS DETECTED BY FINE-NEEDLE ASPIRATION CYTOLOGY WITH THOSE DETECTED BY A SENTINEL LYMPH NODE BIOPSY - HOW BIG IS THE DIFFERENCE?
Michael R. Boland[1],*, Roisin Ni Cearbhaill[1], Denis Evoy[1], James Geraghty[1], Cecily Quinn[2], Ann O‘Doherty[3], Enda W. McDermott[1], Ruth S. Prichard[1]
[1]Breast and Endocrine Surgery, [2]Pathology, [3]Radiology, St. Vincents University Hospital, Dublin 4, Ireland


2nd Prize

Presenting Author: Anees Chagpar, USA

VARIATION IN THE WORKUP OF ASYMPTOMATIC PATIENTS DIAGNOSED WITH INVASIVE BREAST CANCER
Anees Chagpar[1],*, Gildy Babiera[2], Jose Aguirre[3], Kelly Hunt[2], Tyler Hughes[4] on behalf of American College of Surgeons Communities and American College of Surgeons Communities
[1]Yale University, New Haven, CT, [2]MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, United States, [3]Hospital de los Valles, Quito, Ecuador, [4]McPherson Hospital, McPherson, KS, United States






BSI Poster Prize

1st Prize

Presenting Author: Pooja Ramakant, India

CLINICAL BEHAVIOUR AND OUTCOMES IN BENIGN, BORDERLINE MALIGNANT AND MALIGNANT PHYLLODES TUMOR OF THE BREAST
Pooja Ramakant,*, Siddhartha Chakravarthy, Aneesh Jacob Cherian, M.J. Paul
Endocrine Surgery, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Vellore, India


2nd Prize

Presenting Author: Pankaj Kumar Garg, India

ROLE OF PET– CT SCAN IN THE STAGING OF LOCALLY ADVANCED / RECURRENT BREAST CANCER AS A SINGLE MODALITY IN COMPARISON TO MULTIPLE ORGAN DIRECTED CONVENTIONAL INVESTIGATIONS
Pankaj Kumar Garg[1] [2],*, S.V. Suryanarayana Deo[1], Rakesh Kumar[3], Sanjay Thulkar[4], Nootan Kumar Shukla[1], Ajay Gogia[5], Dayanand Sharma[6], Sandeep R Mathur[7]
[1]Surgical Oncology, Dr BRA Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, [2]Surgery, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi, [3]Nuclear Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, [4]Radiodiagnosis, [5]Medical Oncology, [6]Radiotherapy, Dr BRA Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, [7]Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India





BSI Travel Awardees WCS 2015
The following Travel Awardees have been nominated by BSI:

  • Pankaj Kumar Garg, India
  • Tan Gie Hooi, Malaysia
  • Sendhil Rajan, India
  • Pooja Ramakant, India
  • Kul Ranjan Singh, India