ISHLT GRANTS AND AWARDS PROGRAM
2013 ABSTRACT AWARDS
2013 Philip K. Caves Award

Alexey Dashkevich, MD
University of Helsinki, Finland

Mentor: Karl Lemstrom, MD, PhD

Abstract: "Intracoronary Treatment with VEGF-C/D Inhibitor Enhances Cardiac Allograft Survival and Prevents Chronic Rejection by Regulating Lymphatic Endothelial Cell Activation"
2013 Nursing & Social Sciences Excellence in Research Award

Jane Haines, DNP, RN, CMSRN
University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Abstract: "Stress and Anxiety in Caregivers of Lung Transplant Patients: Effect of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction"
2013 Branislav Radovancevic Memorial Best MCS Abstract Award

Claire Watkins, MD
University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA

Mentor: Bartley P. Griffith, MD

Abstract: "Evaluation of the Infant Jarvik Ventricular Assist Device in a Chronic Juvenile Sheep Model"

2013 JFTC Clinical Case Dilemmas in Thoracic Transplantation Best Presentation Award

Mustafa Ahmed, MD
Temple University School of Medicine

Dr. Ahmed would also like to recognize his fellow, Bhalaghuru Chokkalingam Mani

Case: "Infectious Disease: Rapid Respiratory Failure After Heart Transplant"


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