Associate Professor Shane Wells, MD received the Bosniak Research Award from the Society of Abdominal Radiology (SAR). The Bosniak Research Award recognizes collaborative teamwork between Radiology and the UW O’Brien Center for Urology Research on genitourinary radiology research. The award recipient receives a $15,000 research grant to further their work. Dr. Wells received the award for his research proposal, titled Prostate Magnetic Resonance Elastography: Technical Development and Preclinical Evaluation. The award was presented to Dr. Wells at the SAR Annual Business Meeting, which was held virtually from March 20th – 25th.
Dr. Wells was grateful to receive the award. “I am honored to receive the prestigious Bosniak Research Award from the Society of Abdominal Radiology. The Radiology and UW O’Brien Center for Urology Research teams are unified under the mission to cultivate new research and clinical tools and ideas while supporting the next generation of urologic researchers in order to reduce the burden of benign urologic conditions on humanity,” says Dr. Wells.
Congratulations, Dr. Wells!