BVIS students receive 2024 Vesalius Trust scholarships and awards

I am very excited to announce the results of the Vesalius Trust for Visual Communication in the Health Sciences 2024 Scholarship Awards.  We were notified by the Trust that the following second-year BVIS students received scholarships:

Vesalian Scholar

Alex Kontos
For the research project:  Modeling a 3D Printed Task Trainer for Teaching Urinary Catheterization on Gender-Affirming Metoidioplasty Post-Operative Anatomy

Vesalius Trust Research Grants

Riley Cutler
For the research project:  Development of Sex-Specific E-Learning Module to Address Yentl Syndrome

Khorizon Dunn
For the research project:  Developing Digital Images for Medical Education to Decrease Bias in Chronic Liver Disease Diagnosis

Raisa Rodriguez Maldonado
For the research project:  Creating an Animation to Promote Mental Health Literacy in the Adult Puerto Rican Community

Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all BVIS students who submitted Vesalius Trust research scholarship applications this year.  I would also like to offer my sincere thank you to all research advisors, committee members and BVIS/BHIS faculty for their contributions to the research efforts.

Receiving a Vesalius Trust Research Scholarship is quite an honor, and we’re very proud of our students for their outstanding accomplishments this year.  We all share in celebrating your good news!