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

AAPM2019 | Building Bridges. Cultivating Safety. Growing Value.
The AAPM 2019 Annual Meeting & Exhibition will be held July 14-18, 2019 at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center in San Antonio, TX. The meeting program offers scientific, educational and professional symposia, courses and workshops spanning the range of medical physics topics. In addition, the technical exhibit provides the perfect opportunity to connect with vendors, learn about new products and services, and seek technical support.
Registration: Opening March 6, 2019
For updates on the meeting, visit w3.aapm.org/meetings/2019AM.

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 and CT for Fellows in Training
The FIT program will be in New Orleans, LA on March 15, 2019. It will provide you a better understanding of the role of nuclear cardiology imaging and cardiac CT in a variety of cardiac conditions to ensure appropriate use when they enter clinical practice. For updates on the meeting, visit www.asnc.org/fellows.

NC Today: Optimizing the Value of Contemporary Nuclear Cardiology
On April 12-14, 2019 in Palm Harbor, FL this 2.5-day program explores recent advances in both SPECT and PET imaging. The case-based approach to disease management allows participants to demonstrate the value of nuclear cardiology to their administration and referring physicians. Learn more at www.asnc.org/nctoday.

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.

ASNC Webinar Series: Lessons in Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis

  • Webinar 1: Contemporary Diagnosis and Risk Assessment in Transthyretin Cardiomyopathy​
    12PM EST | Thursday, February 21, 2019
  • Webinar 2: State of the Art Imaging in Cardiac Amyloidosis
    12PM EST | Wednesday, March 20, 2019
  • Webinar 3: Treatments Today, Emerging Treatments for Tomorrow
    12PM EST | Date TBD

Credit: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM (CME) for Physicians. This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pfizer. Register at www.asnc.org/webinars.

American Society of Radiologic Technologists

ASRT 2019
The ASRT Educational Symposium & Annual Governance and House of Delegates Meeting 2019 will be held June 20-23, 2019 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, FL. The Educational Symposium will be held Thursday, June 20. Earn up to 6 Category A credits at this one-day educational conference for radiologic science professionals and students. Courses cover computed tomography, management, mammography, general interests and topics relevant to students.
Registration: Now Open!
For more information on the meeting, visit www.asrt.org/events-and-conferences/educational-symposium-annual-meeting.

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

SNMMI 2019
The SNMMI 2019 Annual Meeting will be held June 22-25, 2019 in Anaheim, CA. Leading molecular imaging and nuclear medicine physicians, radiologists, cardiologists, pharmacists, scientists, lab professionals, and technologists, representing the world's top medical and academic institutions and centers.
Registration: Now Open!
Early Bird Registration Deadline: April 18, 2019
For updates on the meeting, visit www.snmmi.org/am2019.

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.