Mark Tetalman Memorial Award

Scholarship Description

Description   Established by the family and friends of Dr. Tetalman, and funded by the Education and Research Foundation for SNM, this award honors the research accomplishments of a young investigator who is pursuing a career in nuclear medicine. Dr. Tetalman was a highly respected and productive clinician, researcher, and member of the Society of Nuclear Medicine before his tragic death as a young man.  A $5,000 award check and plaque will be presented at the SNM Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. This award is offered every other year. Requirements:  Nominees must exemplify outstanding achievement in basic science applied to nuclear medicine.  Applicants must be 36 years of age or younger as of July 1, 2011 and no more than 7 years from having obtained certification in nuclear medicine or nuclear radiology, or in completing a PhD program.  Applicants may be nominated by a member of SNM or apply themselves.  Along with this brief online application completed in entirety, required nomination materials include:  • Current curriculum vitae   • A maximum of four (4) letters of recommendation, two (2) of which must come from the applicant’s institution. At least one of the recommendation letters must be from a SNM member.  • A maximum of three (3) manuscripts and/or abstracts of grant applications submitted or funded describing the applicant/nominee’s research efforts.  • A letter (2 pages maximum) from the candidate stating why he or she is qualified for this award.

Year of Need: Beyond 3rd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 5000

Max Award: 5000

Deadline: 2018-11-15


Sponsoring Organization SNM
1850 Samuel Morse Drive
Reston, VA 20190

Contact Person: Nicole Mitchell, Grants and Awards Program Manager

Phone: 703-708-9000 / 703-652-6795

Fax: 703-708-9015