ASE Foundation Research Awards Gala

Dinner & Celebration

The ASE Foundation cordially invites you to attend our “Black & White Gala” fundraiser to celebrate cardiovascular ultrasound research and honor ASE’s 2019 award recipients.  Black tie is encouraged for this magical evening of entertainment, dinner, and dancing.

10th Annual Research Awards Gala
Sunday, June 23, 2019
7:30 – 11:00 PM
Hilton Portland Downtown, Portland, OR

Seats are limited, please reserve yours today.

The Gala will start at 7:30 PM with a welcome reception followed by dinner, award recognition, after event nightcap, and dancing. We hope to see you there!

ASE Members: Log into your Member Portal and select “Events”.

Not a member? Click here to be directed to guest registration.

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There are several ways to attend:

RESEARCH ADVOCATE TABLE – $6,250
Purchasing a table at this level receives premier seating for 10, recognition in the event program, a listing on the ASEF website, an ad recognizing your support of the Foundation in the Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, a full page ad in the ASE Scientific Sessions Final Program, as well as recognition during the event.

RESEARCH BENEFACTOR TABLE – $5,250
Purchasing a table at this level receives prime seating for 10, recognition in the event program, a listing on the ASEF website, a listing in a group ad recognizing your support of the Foundation in the ASE Scientific Sessions Final Program, and recognition during the event.

RESEARCH PATRON TABLE – $4,250
Purchasing a table at this level receives seating for 10 and a listing on the ASEF website. Individual seats may be purchased at this level for $425.00 each.

RESEARCH SUPPORT TICKETS – $325 EACH – LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE
Purchasing a ticket at this level will reserve an individual seat, the final location will be determined by ASEF as space is available.

A portion of each table or ticket sale is considered a U.S. charitable tax donation to the ASE Foundation’s 2019 Annual Appeal.

If you cannot attend the Gala but wish to make a contribution to the ASE Foundation, please click here.

If you have questions regarding the Gala, please email gala@asecho.org or call 919-297-7188.

2019 Award Recipients

Pediatric Founders Award
 Lindsey D. Allan, MD, FRCP
King’s College Hospital (retired)
London, UK

Outstanding Achievement in Perioperative Echocardiography Award
Solomon Aronson, MD, MBA, FASE
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

Physician Lifetime Achievement Award
Jae K. Oh, MD, FASE
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Sonographer Lifetime Achievement Award
Jane E. Marshall, RDCS, FASE
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Richard Popp Excellence in Teaching Award
Steven J. Lester, MD, FASE
Mayo Clinic
Scottsdale, AZ

Meritorious Service Award
Mary Alice Dilday
American Society of Echocardiography
Durham, NC

A special thank you to the evening’s supporters!

Advocate Level Table Captain

National Board of Echocardiography

Benefactor Level Table Captains

Jose Banchs, MD, FASE & Edward Gill, MD, FASE, Co-Captains
Marielle Scherrer Crosbie, MD, FASE
Milind Desai, MD, FASE for Cleveland Clinic
Pamela Douglas, MD, FASE
Rebecca Hahn, MD, FASE
Judy Hung, MD, FASE
Jonathan Lindner, MD, FASE
Michael Main, MD, FASE
Vera Rigolin, MD, FASE
Geoffrey Rose, MD, FASE (Two Tables)
Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE
Lissa Sugeng, MD, FASE
Madhav Swaminathan, MD, FASE
A. Jamil Tajik, MD, FASE
Neil Weissman, MD, FASE & Federico Asch, MD, FASE for MedStar Research Institute