|ISHLT GRANTS AND AWARDS PROGRAM|
|2013 Philip K. Caves Award|
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|
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|
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
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"