Regional Committee for Middle East/Africa


Responsible for representing the Middle East/Africa and its interaction with RSNA by committee members serving as representatives from the region and providing direction on how RSNA can most effectively engage members in this area. Member duties: providing recommendations for potential speakers, moderators, thought leaders, and corporate partners in respective region; facilitating membership enrollment, retention, and subscriptions in respective region; assisting in coordinated outreach efforts; assisting RSNA with presence at local, national, or regional meetings; assisting with the development of international initiatives; reviewing submissions for the RSNA travel stipend program

Fadi M. El-Merhi, MD, Chair
CHESTNUT HILL, MA

Ibrahim Abu-Gheida, MD, Member
Abu Dhabi, united arab emirates

Augustina Badu-Peprah, MBCHB, Member
Kumasi, Bantama ghana

Gal Ben Arie, MD, Member
Beer Sheva, israel

Lulu Fundikira, MD, Member
Dar-es Salaam, tanzania, united rep.

Malak Itani, MD, Member
Saint Louis, MO

Kambiz Motamedi, MD, Member
Los Angeles, CA

Rita Nassanga, MMed, MBChB, Member
Kampala, uganda

Abdul J. Salaam, MBBS, Member
Jos, Plateau State nigeria

Sahar Semaan, MD, FRCR, Member
Beirut, lebanon

Sucari Vlok, MBChB, MMed, Member
Tygerberg, south africa

Etsehiwot D. Debele, MD, Member/Resident
Addis Ababa, ethiopia

Umar Mahmood, MD, PhD, Board Liaison
Winchester, MA

Meredith McNeil , Staff Contact
Oak Brook, IL