NORTHEAST REGIONAL MEETING, SNMMI OCTOBER 26-28, 2018 NEWPORT, RI. The Greater New York/New England Chapters of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging are pleased to announce 1st place $1,000, 2nd place $750 & 3rd place $500 awards honoring the memory of our colleague Dr. Hussein Abdel-Dayem, to be awarded for the 3 posters judged to have the highest scientific merit during our upcoming meeting in Newport, RI, October 26-28, 2018. We encourage all Physician, Scientist and Technologist Chapter members to submit their scientific abstracts and case reports to either Rachel Powsner MD of the New England Chapter (Rachel.Powsner@va.gov) or to Meera Raghavan MD of the Greater New York Chapter (MRaghavan@northwell.edu) by Monday, October 18, 2018. All accepted abstracts will be published in Clinical Nuclear Medicine. Abstracts should be submitted as Microsoft Word documents, with a maximum word count of 500 words, and be divided into headings of Background, Methods, Results, and Conclusion. Imbedded black and white images, graphs and/or tables are acceptable. The winners of the abstracts judged by a panel of experts to be of the highest scientific merit will be announced at the conclusion of the poster presentation session at noon on Saturday, October 27. All accepted presentations will be in poster format (4’ vertical x 8’ horizontal boards).

Abstract Submission Deadline is October 15, 2018