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

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 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 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»

World Molecular Imaging Society

WMIC 2021
The 2021 World Molecular Imaging Congress will be held October 6-9, 2021 at the Miami Convention Center in Miami, FL.
Abstract Submission Deadline: May 13, 2021
For updates on this meeting, visit www.wmis.org/wmic-2021-2.

Imaging 2020 Moved to 2022
The meeting scheduled for September 16-20, 2021 has been postponed to 2022. We will have details on the 2022 meeting soon.
For updates on this meeting, visit www.imagingin2020.com.

Contrast Media Research Symposium 2021
CMR 2021 will be held October 31-November 4, 2021 in Annapolis, MD. CMR has been and continues to be a unique gathering where top-level researchers from academia and the industry meet to exchange up-to-date thoughts and new data in a collegial and open symposium. The format of CMR balances lectures in scientific sessions with discussions among the audience and speakers playing a major role.
For updates on this meeting, visit www.wmis.org/contrast-media-research-symposium.