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2019 Wallis Prize for Women's Health Research Awarded at Medicine Grand Rounds

The Dr. Lila A. and Benedict Wallis Prize for Women’s Health Research was founded in 2000 by Dr. Lila A. Wallis in honor of her late husband Dr. Benedict Wallis, to encourage outstanding research in women’s health. This award is funded by the Wallis Prize Fund with a prize of $3,000 to the winner and $1,500 to the runner up. This year, the judges decided on joint winners who will split the total prize monies. The finalists presented their work on June 6, 2018 at Medicine Grand Rounds.

Winner

Tracy Grossman, M.D.

Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Shining a Light on Perinatal Depression: Predictors of Antepartum Depression in Pune, India

Runners-Up

Nupoor Narula, M.D.

Fellow, Cardiovascular Disease
Pregnancy Risk in Marfan Syndrome: The Cornell Aortic Aneurysm Registry

Nicole Shen, M.D.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality T32 Fellow of Clinical Epidemiology
Fellow, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Insight into the Health Behavior, Psychosocial, and Socioeconomic Profiles of Women with Alcohol-related Liver Disease

2019 Wallis Prize

Drs. Tony Hollenberg, Nicole Shen, Tracy Grossman, Nupoor Narula