Dicianno Earns AAP Excellence in Research Writing Award

HERL Associate Medical Director Dr. Brad Dicianno has been awarded the 2011 Ernest W. Johnson / AAP Excellence in Research Writing Award for the article "The Frequency of Lymphedema in an Adult Spina Bifida Population," published in the February 2011 issue of the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

As the first author of this manuscript, Dr. Dicianno also receives the In-Training Award, given to the first author who was in-training at the time the paper was written. This award includes a plaque and a check for $600 to be presented at the AAP Annual Meeting awards ceremony at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Thursday, March 1, 2012.

Congratulations to Dr. Dicianno!