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Dr. Tal Laor Awarded SPR’s Presidential Recognition Award

Dr. Tal Laor Awarded SPR’s Presidential Recognition Award

The Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR) is a professional association of pediatric radiologists. The Society publishes the journal Pediatric Radiology and holds a yearly meeting. It was founded in 1958 at an informal meeting in Washington, DC. The society “is dedicated to fostering excellence in pediatric health care through  imaging and image-guided care.”

The Society bestows Presidential Recognition Awards on members or other individuals whose energy and creativity have made a significant impact on the work of the Society and its service to its members. The 2017 Presidential Award goes to one of our own faculty here at Cincinnati Children’s, Dr. Tal Laor!


Dr. Laor is a radiologist in the Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging. She is the co-section chief of Musculoskeletal Imaging and is a professor at the University of Cincinnati Department of Radiology. Her clinical interests are musculoskeletal and rheumatic diseases in children; magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); and computed tomography (CT).

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About the author: Glenn Miñano

Glenn Miñano is a media specialist in the Department of Radiology, providing graphic design, photography, printing, video services, and administration of the department’s online properties. His works have been published in several medical articles, such as the American Journal of Radiology and the American Institute of Ultrasound. He has been providing these services to the Radiology Department since 1996.