Regional Committee For Middle East/Africa

Responsible for representing Africa and all countries located in the Middle East and their interaction with RSNA, with specific responsibilities to: (a) provide recommendations for potential committee appointments, speakers, moderators, thought leaders, and corporate partners in respective regions; (b) work with CIRE to identify members to serve as international visiting professors in their respective regions, and identify areas in the region where IVP’s are needed; (c) recommend “Country Presents” programming and assist with promotion and attendance at the Annual Meeting; (d) consider coordinated regional grant programs through the Research & Education Foundation; (e) facilitate membership enrollment, retention, and subscriptions in their respective regions; (f) assist in coordinated outreach efforts; (g) assist in development of International Trends session at the Annual Meeting; (h) assist RSNA with presence at local, national, or regional meetings; (i) provide input on the impact of RSNA products and services offered to radiologists within their region; and (j) assist with the development of international initiatives. It should be noted that regions may focus on different parts of the charge based on the skills and expertise of that region.

Omolola M. Atalabi, MBBS, Chairman
Ibadan, Oyo State nigeria

Ashraf Agamy, MD, Member
Rak, united arab emirates

Savvas Andronikou, MBBS, Member
Cape Town, W Cape south africa

Allan I. Bloom, MBBCh, Member
Jerusalem, -- israel

Salah A. El Rai, MD, MSc, Member
Umm al Quwain, Umm AL Quwain united arab emirates

Joe M. El-Khoury, MD, Member
Beirut, lebanon

Hassen A. Gharbi, MD, Member
Tunis, tunisia

Arnon Makori, MD, Member
Hod Hasharon, israel

Olubukola A. Omidiji, MBBS, Member
Lagos, Lagos State nigeria

Mourad Said, MD, Member
Ksar Hellal, tunisia

S.Ali Nabavizadeh, MD, Member/Resident
Philadelphia, PA

James P. Borgstede, MD, Board Liaison
Colorado Springs, CO

Kate Emshoff , Staff Contact
Oak Brook, IL