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Welcome to the Sponsor News section of IAC online. The IAC provides the following news and updates from our sponsoring organizations as a service to imaging facilities.

American Academy of Neurology

2018 Annual Meeting
The AAN Annual Meeting will take place April 21-27, 2018 in Los Angeles, the place to see and be seen in the world of neurology, is gearing up to steal the spotlight in Los Angeles, the film and entertainment capital in which to see and be seen.
Abstract Submission Deadline: February 8, 2018
Early Registration Deadline: March 29, 2018
Hotel Deadline: March 2, 2018 
To learn more or to register, visit www.aan.com/conferences-community/annual-meeting.

American Association of Physicists in Medicine

AAPM 2018: 60th Annual Meeting & Exhibition
AAPM 2018 will be held July 29-August 2, 2018 in Nashville, TN.
Abstract Submission Deadline: March 3, 2018
Registration/Housing: Opening March 21, 2018
Early Registration Deadline: June 20, 2018
Housing Reservation Deadline: July 3, 2018
The theme for the meeting is “Beyond the Future!” To adapt for the changes approaching medical physics, we have to plan further ahead than five years, beyond what we can predict. At this meeting, we will work toward plotting a course for the AAPM for the future. For updates, visit w3.aapm.org/meetings/2018AM.

American Society of Echocardiography

ASE 2018
The 29th Annual Scientific Sessions will be held June 22-29, 2018 in Nashville, TN. Join ASE in Nashville for the 29th Annual Scientific Sessions of five days of learning from experts in the field of echocardiography.
Call for Abstracts Deadline: February 7, 2018
To register or for updates on the meeting, visit asescientificsessions.org.

Echovation 2018
After two successful iterations of the Echovation Challenge in 2016 and 2017, the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) is once again hosting a challenge to help achieve our mission of accelerating innovation and shaping the future of cardiovascular ultrasound. This ASE initiative provides a platform and forum for ASE members, along with others in the entire medical/scientific community, to offer ground-breaking solutions to the challenges that face cardiovascular ultrasound and cardiac imaging as a whole. Learn more at herox.com/echovation-challenge-2018.

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Register now for Nuclear Cardiology Today
The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) invites you to the 2018 Nuclear Cardiology Today Program in Chicago, April 20-22, 2018. Come experience 2½ days of in-depth, case-based training to help you lead your nuclear cardiology team in the rapidly evolving healthcare environment. Year after year, attendees praise the program for its focus on delivering practical information to run a quality practice and its interactive approach to learning. For more details and to register, visit www.asnc.org/nctoday.

Clinical Quantification of Myocardial Blood Flow Using PET (Provided by the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology in Collaboration with the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging)   
: March 21, 2018 12pm - 1pm
Facility: Marcelo F. Di Carli, MD, Venkatesh L. Murthy, MD, PhD, FACC, FASNCand Rob Beanlands, MD, FRCPC, FASNC
Details: This informative 60-minute webinar will help you: 1. Review differences between radiopharmaceuticals available for clinical myocardial perfusion PET imaging. 2. Understand key technical aspects about imaging protocols and post-processing of multi-frame PET data for myocardial blood flow quantification, and how to troubleshoot artifacts. 3. Review the pathophysiologic implications of quantitative myocardial blood flow and flow reserve data. 4. Provide a case-based discussion of clinical scenarios for an effective inclusion of quantitative flow data into clinical reports. 5. Discuss what quantitative data should be included and understand potential management implications of such data.
Credits: This webinar will offer 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM to physicians and 1 ARRT Category A credit to technologists. ASNC members may claim continuing education credits at no charge. Non-members will be charged $75.00 per activity. 
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ionetix Corporation. 
Register: https://asnc.elevate.commpartners.com/products/clinical-quantification-of-myocardial-blood-flow-using-pet

Save the Date for the Nuclear Cardiology Board Exam Prep Course
The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) invites you to the NC Board Exam Prep Course in San Francisco, Sept. 5-6, 2018. For more details, visit www.asnc.org/boardprep.

The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) invites you to the 2018 Annual Scientific Session September 6-9, 2018 in San Francisco. Bridging Quality Imaging & Patient Care. For more details, visit www.asnc.org/asnc2018.

American Society of Radiologic Technologists

ASRT 2018
The 2018 ASRT Educational Symposium and Annual Governance and House of Delegates meeting will be held June 21-24, 2018 at the Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa in Las Vegas, NV.
Registration Opens: February 21, 2018
For updates on the meeting, visit www.asrt.org/events-and-conferences/asrt-educational-symposium-and-annual-meeting.

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

SCAI 2018
The SCAI 2018 Scientific Sessions will be held April 25-28, 2018 in San Diego, CA.
Advance Registration Deadline: March 31, 2018
Housing Deadline: April 18, 2018
Connect with 2,000 physicians, cardiovascular professionals, hospital administrators, academics, and industry professionals from around the world to share knowledge, clinical expertise, and the latest medical advances, with the single goal of advancing care to save and enhance lives. For updates on the meeting, visit www.scai.org/SCAI2018.

SCAI 2017 OnDemand Now Available
SCAI 2017 On Demand replays sessions from the SCAI 2017 Scientific Sessions featuring multimedia presentations and synchronized slides. You can view the On Demand content on your laptop, phone, or tablet at your convenience. Learn More»

Society for Vascular Surgery

2018 Vascular Annual Meeting
The 2018 Vascular Annual Meeting will be held June 20-23, 2018 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston.
Abstract Submission: Closing January 17, 2018
Registration: Opening March 2018
For details and updates on the meeting, visit vascular.org.

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

The 13th Annual Scientific Meeting will be held July 12-15, 2018 at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Grapevine, TX.
Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 16, 2018
Housing Deadline: June 9, 2018
Advanced Registration: June 29, 2018
For details or to register, visit scct.org/page/2018AnnualSciMeeting.

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

SNMMI Annual Meeting
The 2018 SNMMI Annual Meeting will be held June 23-26, 2018 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA.
Early Bird Registration Deadline: April 19, 2018
The SNMMI 2018 Annual Meeting — the premier educational, scientific, research, and networking event in nuclear medicine and molecular imaging — provides physicians, technologists, pharmacists, laboratory professionals, and scientists with an in-depth view of the latest technologies and research in the field. Attendees will also have the opportunity to earn over 25 continuing education credits in over 200 educational and scientific sessions. For updates, visit www.snmmi.org/AM2018.