IAC CT - Sponsor News

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

2019 AAN Fall Conference
Mark your calendar for the 2019 Fall Conference, October 18-20, 2019 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Program and registration will be available in summer 2019. Learn more at www.aan.com/conferences-community/regional-conferences/fall-conference.

Save the Date for AAN 2020
On April 25-May 1, 2020, AAN will be hosting 72nd Annual Meeting in Toronto, ON Canada. For updates, visit www.aan.com.

American Association of Physicists in Medicine

Save the Date for AAPM2020
The 62nd annual meeting will be held July 12-16, 2020 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia. For updates on the meeting, visit www.aapm.org/meetings.

American Society of Echocardiography

ASE Elects New President - Madhav Swaminathan, MD, MBBS, MMCi, FASE
Madhav Swaminathan, MD, MBBS, MMCi, FASE, Vice Chair for Faculty Development, Duke Anesthesiology, and Professor of Anesthesiology, Duke University School of Medicine, has taken the helm as president of the ASE. His presidency, which will last one year, marks the first time that an anesthesiologist has been elected to head ASE in its 44-year history. Read more»

Save the Date for ASE 2020!
The 31st ASE Annual Scientific Sessions will be held June 19-23, 2020 in Denver, CO. For updates on the meeting, visit www.asescientificsessions.org.

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Nuclear Cardiology Board Prep Course
This course is designed for physicians preparing for the certification or recertification exam in nuclear cardiology, as well as physicians interested in a broad review in nuclear cardiology topics. The overall goal of this activity is to enhance physician competence by providing a comprehensive review of the CBNC blueprint exam in nuclear cardiology, including the most up-to-date information, developments, treatment protocols, methodology, and best test for the right patient at the right time to optimize patient outcomes in their nuclear cardiology practice. It will be in Chicago, IL on September 11-12, 2019. For updates on the meeting, visit www.asnc.org/boardprep.

ASNC 2019 Scientific Session
ASNC2019 will be in Chicago, IL on September 12-15, 2019. It will be an educational experience that reflects ASNC’s expertise as the only professional organization dedicated to nuclear cardiology. Come to THE meeting of the year for nuclear cardiology with an unparalleled opportunity to participate in personalized, real-world, collaborative education focused on quality imaging for optimal patient care. Network and interact with physicians, scientists, technologists, nurses, colleagues in industry and many others from around the world. Learn more at www.asnc.org/asnc2019.

PET Workshop
Have you recently implemented or are considering a cardiac PET service line? Then join ASNC for the second 2019 workshop, November 9-10, 2019, in Tysons Corner, Va. The 1.5-day case-based workshop will provide a practical approach to cardiac PET and will focus on image acquisition, interpretation and reporting PET myocardial perfusion studies with and without myocardial blood flow. Learn more at asnc.membershipsoftware.org/content.asp?admin=Y&contentid=414.

American Society of Radiologic Technologists

ASRT Board of Directors Provides Update on Gonadal and Fetal Shielding Position
At its June meeting, the ASRT Board of Directors held extensive discussions about the emerging issue of ending the use of patient gonadal and fetal shielding during medical diagnostic x-ray procedures. Read More»

Call for Speakers for ASRT 2020
ASRT is looking for inspiring, dynamic speakers to share knowledge and expertise with radiologic technologists from across the country at the 2020 ASRT Educational Symposium. Learn more»

Save the Date for ASRT 2020
The 2020 ASRT Educational Symposium & Annual Governance & House of Delegates Meeting will be held June 24-28, 2020 in Albuquerque, NM. For updates on the meeting, visit www.asrt.org/events-and-conferences/educational-symposium-annual-meeting»

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

Save the Date for SCAI’s 2020 Scientific Sessions
SCAI’s 2020 Scientific Sessions will take place May 13-16, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta in Atlanta, GA. For updates on the meeting, visit www.scai.org/SCAI2020.

Society for Vascular Surgery

SVS Elects New President - Dr. Kim J. Hodgson
Dr. Kim J. Hodgson, chair of the division of vascular and endovascular surgery at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Ill., was elected president of the Society for Vascular Surgery for 2019-2020 at the organization’s Vascular Annual Meeting in June. Read more»

Save the Date for VAM 2020
The Vascular Annual Meeting for 2020 will be held June 17-20, 2020 at the Toronto Convention Center in Toronto, Ontario. For updates on the meeting, visit vascular.org.

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Save the Date for SCCT2020
The Annual Scientific Meeting for 2020 will be held July 16-19, 2020 in Seattle, WA. For updates on the meeting, visit scct.org/page/AnnSciMeet.

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Announces 2019 Fellows
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging recognized 13 new SNMMI Fellows on Monday, June 24, during the Monday plenary session at the society’s 2019 Annual Meeting, held June 22-25 in Anaheim, California. Read more»

Save the Date for SNMMI 2020
The SNMMI 2020 Annual Meeting will be held June 13-16, 2020 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA. For updates on the meeting, visit www.snmmi.org/AM2020.