Awards

Awards will be issued to the first author of each abstract.  The first author is considered the lead researcher and takes primary responsibility for the abstract.  

International Scholar: $500.00 awarded to the highest-ranked international abstract.

Best Written Plain Language Summary: During the abstract submission process, submitters will be asked to submit a 4 - 7 sentence lay summary of their abstract. After abstract submissions have closed and presenters have been notified, the abstract committee will review the lay summaries and choose the best written lay summary to receive a $250.00 award.

ASHI Scholar: $225.00 awarded to the top four abstracts.

Case Study Awards: The highest-ranking case study will be presented at the respective abstract sessions and will receive a $200.00 award.  

Posters may be considered for awards in four categories: Most Innovative, Most Clinically Relevant, People's Choice and President's Choice.  A maximum of four awards will be granted. Winning posters will be announced at the end of the Annual Meeting and will receive an award of $100.00 each.