Barry L. Zaret, M.D., the Robert W. Berliner Professor of Medicine, professor of radiology and chief of cardiovascular medicine, received the 1998 Solomon A. Berson Medical Alumni Achievement Award in Clinical Science from his alma mater, New York University School of Medicine. The award ceremony was part of the school’s April alumni day celebration. In February, Dr. Zaret was a guest lecturer at the 25th anniversary of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology in Cairo. He spoke on Clinical Relevance of Myocardial Perfusion Imaging and Mental Stress and Myocardial Ischemia. Dr. Zaret was also a guest speaker at the XVII Congress of Nuclear Cardiology which was held in June in Rosario, Argentina.