Anne Holman Medal

Life of Dr Anne Holman

Anne HollmanDr Holman graduated from Bristol University in 1979. She moved up to Glasgow with her husband Professor Gordon Dutton in 1982. She was a Consultant Paediatric Radiologist at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, with a special interest in ultrasound. Dr Holman published widely and won the Jacques le Fevres prize for outstanding paper delivered by a paediatric radiologist under 35 at the European Society for Paediatric Radiology. She was the Regional Postgraduate Education Advisor for the Royal College of Radiologists and was recognised nationally and internationally as a superb teacher. Dr Holman was chairperson of the organising committee for the 31st BMUS annual meeting in 1999. She was Secretary of our Society 1995-98.

Despite her busy schedule, she found time to care for her adored family, friends and colleagues. Staff came to her with their troubles and she was also a committed member of her church. A school in Guatemala bears a permanent memorial in remembrance of the support and donations generated by Dr Holmann and her church.

Dr Holman died in 1999 of small cell lung cancer aged 42. The Anne Holman Medal is donated by Prof Dutton in her memory to encourage academic pursuit amongst young radiologist in Scotland. The prize is awarded annually at the SRS Autumn meeting for the best oral presentation by a Registrar in Radiology.



Previous winners:

2016 :

Teaching from every angle : Imaging education using online case based teaching and 3D technologies.

Derek AJ Smith, Jeremy Jones, University of Edinburgh

Anne Holman 2016 Abstracts

2015 :


Prevalence, types, follow up and final diagnsoses of incidental findings on body magnetic resonance imaging : A systematic review

Lorna M Gibson, Laura Paul, Mark Jones, Cathie LM Sudlow
NHS Lothian/University of Edinburgh

Anne Hollmann Abstracts 2014


Radiation dose reduction in computed tomography myocardial perfusion with diagnostic accuracy compared to fractional flow reserve and invasive coronary angiography
Williams MC, Dweck MR, Misadraee S, Golay SK, Weir N, van Beek E, Reid J, McKillop G, Uren N, Newby DE.

Anne Hollmann Abstracts 2013

2012 :

Can the ring sign improve the performance of shearwave elastography in benign/malignant differentiation of screen detected solid breast masses?

Szewczyk-Bieda M, Vinnicombe S, Whelehan P, Thomson K, Evans A.

Learning from mistakes: developing ‘review’ areas for abdominal imaging.
Weir-McCall J, Duncan G, Yeap PM, Budak MJ, Zealley I, Oliver TB.