Poster or Platform Awards

Warren R. Lang, MD Resident Physician Award

Established in 1978, the award is presented annually to recognize a resident or fellow in an approved training program who submits the best scientific paper in cytology at a poster or platform session during the ASC Annual Scientific Meeting

Past Recipients of the Warren R. Lang, MD Resident Physician Award


Cytotechnologist Scientific Presentation Award

Established in 1969, the award is presented in recognition of a cytotechnologist or student cytotechnologist enrolled in a CAAHEP-accredited cytotechnology program who presents the best scientific paper in cytology at a platform or poster session during the ASC Annual Scientific Meeting. The first author must be an ASC member

Past Recipients of the Cytotechnologist Scientific Presentation Award


Geno Saccomanno, MD New Frontiers in Cytology Award

Established in 1993, the award is presented to an ASC Member who is not nominated for another abstract award. The paper should contribute to better understanding of cell biology or enhanced diagnosis and show significant innovation, good study design and potential diagnostic utility.

Past Recipients of the Geno Saccomanno New Frontiers in Cytology Award


Future of the Profession Award

New in 2008, this award will be presented to either a platform or poster presentation addressing the issues regarding the evolving role of cytopathologists and cytotechnologists in our changing environments.

Past recipients of the Future of the Profession Award


Advances in Thyroid Cytology Award

Established in 2014, this award recognizes the abstract presentation that best contributes to the knowledge of diagnosis and treatment of thyroid diseases using FNA and/or ancillary techniques. This award is supported by an educational grant from Thyroid Cytopathology Partners, Austin, Texas.

Past recipients of the Advances in Thyroid Cytology Award