2012 IARS Kosaka Abstract Award Winners

Patient-Oriented Research Award Winner

Interpatient Variability in Intrathecal Drug Distribution: Cerebrospinal Fluid Pulsatile Magnitude, Frequency, Solution Baricity, and Toxicity Risks
Ying Hsu
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

Basic Science Research Award Winner

Usefulness of Ultrasound Guided Central Venous Insertion is Dependent on the Different Clinical Experiences
Tomoko Yorozu, MD
Kyorin University Faculty of Medicine
Mitaka City, Tokyo, Japan

Encourage, stimulate, and fund ongoing anesthesia-related research projects that will enhance and advance the specialty, and to disseminate current, state-of-the-art, basic and clinical research data in all areas of clinical anesthesia, including perioperative medicine, critical care, and pain management. The IARS is focused solely on the advancement and support of education and scientific research related to anesthesiology.

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IMRA Awards

This award is intended to support investigations that will further the understanding of clinical practice in anesthesiology and related sciences. Up to four research projects are selected annually, with a maximum award of $175,000 each, payable over two years.

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