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

AAN 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting
The AAN 73rd Annual Meeting will take place as a virtual event April 17-22, 2021. No matter where you are in the world, the 2021 virtual AAN Annual Meeting offers the excellence in education and scientific programming you’ve come to enjoy from the Academy. Whether you’re exploring an interest in neurology or looking to continue advancing in an established career, the Annual Meeting provides opportunities you won’t find anywhere else. Take in the latest science, explore new and innovative programming, and network with your peers at the Annual Meeting. 
Registration: Now Open»
For updates on this meeting, visit www.aan.com/conferences/annual-meeting.

AAN 2020 Annual Report Released
The report provides information regarding the activities and financial position of the Academy. Learn more»

American Association of Physicists in Medicine

AAPM 2021 Spring Clinical Meeting
The AAPM 2021 Spring Clinical Meeting will be held as a virtual event April 17-20, 2021. This virtual meeting will include practical information designed to help medical physicists integrate emerging technologies into the clinical environment. A program has been developed to address regulatory and accreditation related issues, and provide a forum for the exchange of ideas in support of practice quality improvement.
RegistrationNow Open»
For updates on this meeting, visit w4.aapm.org/meetings/2021SCM.

AAPM 2021 Annual Meeting | Creative Science. Advancing Medicine.
The AAPM 63rd Annual Meeting will be held as a virtual event June 25-29, 2021. AAPM is preparing an exciting annual meeting for this summer, which will be virtual again this year due to the pandemic. The virtual format of this meeting will provide outstanding scientific, professional, and educational content, along with an engaging real-time connection to a global conference audience. The theme for this year’s meeting is “Creative science. Advancing medicine.” Physicists over the decades have contributed enormously to the development of modern medicine. This year’s meeting will explore the ways in which we can bring our creativity and scientific expertise to continue building medicine of the future. Our Presidential Symposium will focus on the topic of creativity in science, and our various meeting sessions will explore our roles as scientific innovators in both research and the clinic.
Registration: Opens April 7, 2021
For updates on this meeting, visit w4.aapm.org/meetings/2021AM.

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)

AAO-HNS/F Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting
New Administration. New Healthcare Priorities. AAO-HNS Focuses on Advocacy.
With the change in administrations and Congress, this one-day session will focus on the new priorities and what they mean to otolaryngologists. Mark your calendar for Saturday, April 17 and register for the Virtual 2021 AAO-HNS/F Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting. This advocacy-based program - complimentary for Academy members - will be held from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm (ET).
Registration: Now Open»
» For more information, visit www.entnet.org/content/aao-hnsf-leadership-forum-bog-spring-meeting

AAO-HNSF 2021 Annual Meeting
The AAO-HNSF 2021 Annual Meeting will be held October 3-6, 2021 in Los Angeles, CA. The AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience is the premier education and networking event for the otolaryngology-head and neck surgery community. Held each fall, the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience provides an opportunity for thousands of Academy members, non-member physicians, allied health professionals, administrators, and exhibiting companies to converge. It draws more than 5,000 medical experts and professionals from around the world and features Expert Series, Panel Presentations, Masters of Surgery Video Presentations, International Symposium, Scientific Oral Presentations, Honorary Guest Lectures, and numerous Scientific Posters.
For more information, visit www.entannualmeeting.org.

American Society of Echocardiography

ASE 2021 Scientific Sessions | A Revolution in Cardiovascular Imaging
The ASE 2021 Scientific Sessions will take place as a virtual event June 18-21, 2021. The theme for ASE 2021, “A Revolution in Cardiovascular Imaging,” will feature the many new technologies in echocardiography and complementary imaging modalities as well. We are planning many interactive sessions and “revolutionary” content incorporated in new and exciting formats!
Registration: Now Open»
For updates on this meeting, visit www.asescientificsessions.org.

22nd Annual ASCeXAM/ReASCE Review Course
This online course will be available on Saturday, May 8, 2021, and will offer access to recordings and PDF slides of all scheduled presentations, including physics. ASE has specifically designed the ASCeXAM/ReASCE Review Course as a preparatory course for the National Board of Echocardiography, Inc.™ (NBE) ASCeXAM® and ReASCE® examinations.
For more information, visit www.asecho.org/reviewcourse.

ASE COVID-19 Webinars
Now Available On-Demand: ASE is committed to the health, safety, & well-being of our members and the patients we serve. As clinicians world-wide continue to navigate COVID-19, ASE has helped developed webinars to share with members and the entire cardiovascular ultrasound community. Learn more»

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Cardiac PET Intensive Virtual Workshop
This workshop will take place as a virtual event April 9-11, 2021. The workshop will also include a discussion of emerging applications of cardiac PET. The program format will include lectures and small breakout sessions for in-depth learning. Participants will read and review 60 cardiac PET studies with expert faculty in small group sessions to enhance interaction and learning. If you are just starting a PET lab or planning to, this course is for you!
Registration: Now Open»
For more information, visit www.asnc.org/PETworkshops.

Nuclear Cardiology Today
Nuclear Cardiology Today will take place as a virtual event April 29- May 2, 2021. This program provides attendees with practical knowledge and expert perspectives on the delivery of high-value nuclear cardiology services in the evolving healthcare environment. A key feature of the program is addressing everyday practice dilemmas that arise in the nuclear lab. The case-based approach to disease management equips participants to demonstrate the value of nuclear cardiology to their administrators and referring physicians.
Registration: Now Open»
For more information, visit www.asnc.org/nctoday.

ASNC 2021 Annual Scientific Sessions 
The 26th Annual Scientific Session and Exhibition of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
will take place September 30-October 3, 2021 in Orlando, FL. ASNC2021 will feature Cases with the Aces, world-class plenaries, Technology & Techniques, Intersocietal Multimodality Imaging, and everything in between. For updates on this meeting, visit www.asnc.org/asnc2021.

American Society of Radiologic Technologists

ASRT 2021 Educational Symposium
The ASRT 2021 Educational Symposium will be held as a virtual event June 17-20, 2021. Attend this one-day virtual educational event on June 17 and you’ll enjoy world-class education, earn up to 6 continuing education credits and connect with other radiologic sciences professionals and presenters from across the country. The ASRT House of Delegates meets annually to debate and vote on motions and proposed changes to the ASRT Bylaws and to adopt clinical practice and educational standards. During this meeting taking place June 18-20, delegates represent their affiliates or chapters and take action on issues that affect professional practice.
For updates on this meeting, visit www.asrt.org/events-and-conferences/educational-symposium-annual-meeting.

ASRT Names 2021 Fellows
The American Society of Radiologic Technologists will bestow the status of Fellow on five members during the 2021 Annual Governance and House of Delegates Meeting to be held online in June. The ASRT established the honorary Fellow category in 1956 to recognize members who have made outstanding contributions to the profession and ASRT. Fellows have volunteered in leadership positions at the national and local levels, written articles for publication, presented at professional meetings and helped advance the radiologic technology profession. Read more»

ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference
The 2021 ASRT Radiation Therapy Conference will be held October 24-26, 2021 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Attendees of the two-day conference will enjoy quality educational sessions presented by industry leaders, opportunities to connect with peers from across the country and information from exhibitors about the latest products and services.
For updates on this meeting, visit www.asrt.org/events-and-conferences/radiation-therapy-conference.

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

SCAI 2021 Annual Scientific Sessions
The SCAI 2021 Scientific Sessions will be held as a virtual event April 28-May 1, 2021. More than just a conference, Scientific Sessions serves cutting-edge science and education in adult and pediatric interventional cardiology. Scientific Sessions are an extraordinary gathering of cardiovascular experts that come together to share best practices and clinical techniques, learn about the latest industry trends and network with their peers. The event is unique to any other because of its comprehensive and unbiased programming.
Registration: Open Now»
For updates on this meeting, visit scai.org/scai2021.

2021 Fall Fellows Courses
The SCAI 2021 Fall Fellows Courses will take place December 3-7, 2021 in Miami, FL. For updates on this meeting, visit scai.org.

Society for Vascular Surgery

2021 Vascular Annual Meeting | SVS & SVU Joint Meeting
VAM 2021 will be held August 18-21, 2021 in San Diego, CA. We continue to plan full speed ahead for an in-person, high-impact, meeting where colleagues can once again connect and learn from each other. We’re hoping it won’t be necessary, but if it is, we will be ready to convert the meeting to an innovative and engaging virtual format. The protection and safety of our attendees remains our top priority. The year 2021 marks the 75th Anniversary of SVS. We are planning a year-long celebration beginning at VAM21 and concluding at VAM22 in Boston. SVU will hold its annual meeting on Thursday and Friday, August 19 and August 20, and participate in VAM events on Wednesday and Saturday.
For updates on the meeting, visit vascular.org/vam.

Meet the Experts Webinar Series
These webinars will take place April 22, May 20, June 10, and July 15 from 7- 8 pm CT. Introducing our new webinar series, with expert faculty and attendees interacting in small groups that encourage shared learning and an intimate feel. These four one-hour webinars will focus on topics that are relevant and timely to vascular surgeons in practice. Attendance will be limited to 100 people. Learn more»

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

SCCT 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting
The SCCT 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting will take place as a virtual event July 16-17, 2021. This meeting is designed to engage physician and healthcare professionals in a comprehensive exploration of the most current developments in the field of cardiovascular CT principles, methodologies, appropriateness criteria and clinical practice.
Registration: Open Now»
For updates on the meeting, visit scct.org/page/SCCT2021Virtual.

2021 SCCT Innovation Online
This online series will take place March 10, May 6, June 9, and September 17. We are witnessing an era of accelerated development of advanced artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) techniques designed to maximize data extraction from conventional cardiac imaging. These applications offer the potential for scientific advancement and improved patient care. This online series will bring together AI/ML developers, the clinical cardiac CT community, and other relevant stakeholders to discuss the development, validation, and clinical implementation of these technologies in cardiovascular medicine. Learn where cardiovascular imaging is going from the comfort of your office or home.
For more information visit scct.org/page/AI_MLinCCTOnline2021.

2021 Virtual Board Review and Update Course
After careful consideration, SCCT has decided to transform the 2021 Board Review and Update of CCT course into a virtual meeting. There will be two opportunities to take advantage of this course, June 17-18 and August 5-6, 2021. The SCCT Board Review Course is designed to engage physicians and healthcare professionals interpreting cardiac CT in a comprehensive exploration of all aspects of cardiovascular CT principles, methodologies, and clinical practice. Didactic lectures, image-based case examples, reviews of the research literature in cardiovascular CT, and question and answer sessions are designed to increase the competency and performance of the physician up to a level established for the Certification Board of Cardiovascular CT Exam and the Cardiac CT Certificate of Advance Proficiency Examination.
RegistrationNow Open»
For updates on the meeting, visit scct.org/page/2021BROnline.

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

SNMMI 2021 Annual Meeting
The 2021 SNMMI Annual Meeting will be held as a virtual event June 11-15, 2021. The SNMMI 2021 Annual Meeting is recognized as the premier educational, scientific, research, and networking event in nuclear medicine and molecular imaging. The four day event, taking place each June, provides physicians, technologists, pharmacists, laboratory professionals, and scientists with an in-depth view of the latest research and development in the field as well as providing insights into practical applications for the clinic.
Registration: Now Open»
For updates on this meeting, visit am.snmmi.org/iMIS/SNMMI-AM.

SNMMI Journals Unveil New Website and Social Media Sites
In an effort to provide the most up-to-date information to readers and the medical community, SNMMI journals have launched several new features that make it easy to access the latest nuclear medicine and molecular imaging research. These features include newly redesigned websites for JNM and its sister publication The Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology (JNMT), as well as two new social media sites. Read more»

SNMMI Grants, Awards, and Scholarships
These grants, supported by the Education and Research Foundation for Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (ERF), SNMMI-TS's Professional Development and Education Fund (PDEF), American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) and Nihon Medi-Physics LLC, represent the society's commitment to advancing molecular imaging and therapy by supporting the next generation of researchers. Learn more»