IAC Nuclear/PET - 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 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 College of Nuclear Medicine

ACNM 2019 Award Recipients

ACNM is pleased to announce its 2019 Awards Recipients who were honored at the ACNM Awards Ceremony and Banquet in January: 

  • Gold Medal Award: Dr. Leonard Freeman of Montefiore Medical Center
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Dr. Peter Conti of the University of Southern California
  • Best Clinical Mentor:  Dr. Mark Tulchinsky
  • Best Personal Mentor:  Dr. Kevin Banks
  • Leadership and Health Policy Fellow:  Dr. Justin Peacock
  • Editorial Fellow: Dr. Sonia Mahajan

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 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.

World Molecular Imaging Society

WMIC 2019
The 2019 World Molecular Imaging Congress will be held September 4-9, 2019 in Montréal, QC. The meeting provides a unique platform for scientists and clinicians to present and follow cutting-edge advances in molecular imaging. For more details or to register, visit www.wmis.org/2019-wmic.