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!

This event is SOLD OUT!

RESEARCH ADVOCATE TABLE – $6,250 (this level is closed)
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 (this level is closed)
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 (this level is closed for online registration)
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 – SOLD OUT – please send wait list inquires to gala@asecho.org
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

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

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

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

A special thank you to the evening’s supporters!

Advocate Level Table Supporter

National Board of Echocardiography

Benefactor Level Table Captains

Jose Banchs, MD, FASE & Edward Gill, MD, FASE, Co-Captains
Milind Desai, MD for Cleveland Clinic
Pamela Douglas, MD, FASE for Duke University Medical Center
Richard Grimm, DO, FASE for Cleveland Clinic
Rebecca Hahn, MD, FASE
Judy Hung, MD, FASE
Jonathan Lindner, MD, FASE
Michael Main, MD, FASE for Saint Luke’s
Mid America Heart Institute
Jae Oh, MD, FASE
Patricia Pellikka, MD, FASE for Mayo Clinic
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
Vera Rigolin, MD, FASE
Geoffrey Rose, MD, FASE
Marielle Scherrer-Crosbie, MD, PhD, FASE
Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE
Lissa Sugeng, MD, MPH, FASE
Madhav Swaminathan, MD, FASE for Duke Anesthesiology
Jamil Tajik, MD, FASE
Neil Weissman, MD, FASE & Federico Asch, MD, FASE for MedStar Research Institute