Annual Meeting Program Planning Committee


AMPPC is responsible for (a) developing and recommending to the Education Council an overall education strategic plan for the annual meeting; (b) implementing long-term and short-term program planning and coordination for the annual meeting; (c) reviewing annual meeting format and evaluating and making recommendations for course offerings and new course topics; (d) developing and administering guidelines for retiring courses and/or refresher course tracks; (e) determining appropriate amount of redundancy in course topics; (f) developing and soliciting innovative delivery formats; (g) evaluating and approving programming requests from other RSNA committees (RFC, PIC, RIC, etc); (h) recommending education course formats annually (case-based, essentials); (i) reviewing and recommending policies, including guidelines and procedures to prevent use of plagiarized material; (j) considering complaints regarding unauthorized use of content; and (k) developing suggestions for hot topics as well as plenary topics and speakers for consideration by the Board The AMPPC oversees the Education Exhibits Award Committee (EEAC) and 18 subspecialty subcommittees that coordinate all programming across the annual meeting in the designated specialty and are responsible for (l) administering the education exhibits program; (m) organzing curriculum and selecting faculty for invited education courses; (n) building the mixed science/education program; (o) administering the science program, soliciting new content and presenters as appropriate; (p) developing invited lecturer presentations with consideration of diversity of faculty; and (q) implementing/incorporating new course formats, guidelines, and policies identified by the AMPPC

Jorge A. Soto, MD, Chair
Boston, MA

Erik M. Velez, MD, Resident and Fellow Committee Chair
Los Angeles, CA

Heba Albasha, MD, Resident and Fellow Committee Vice-Chair
Cincinnati, OH

Jorge A. Soto, MD, Associated Sciences/ASRT Subcommittee Chair
Boston, MA

Thomas H. Helbich, MD, Breast Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Vienna, austria

Karen G. Ordovas, MD, MS, Cardiac Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Seattle, WA

Ioannis Vlahos, MRCP, FRCR, Chest Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Houston, TX

Manickam Kumaravel, MD, FRCR, Emergency Radiology Subcommittee Chair
Houston, TX

Courtney C. Moreno, MD, Gastrointestinal Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Atlanta, GA

Antonio C. Westphalen, MD, Genitourinary Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Kirkland, WA

Hillary R. Kelly, MD, Head & Neck Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Boston, MA

Christopher J. Roth, MD, Imaging Informatics Subcommittee Chair
Durham, NC

Julius Chapiro, MD, Interventional Radiology Subcommittee Chair
New Haven, CT

Margarita V. Revzin, MD, MS, Multisystem Subcommittee Chair
Wilton, CT

Linda Probyn, MD, Musculoskeletal Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Toronto, ON canada

Ajay Gupta, MD, MS, Neuroradiology Subcommittee Chair
New York, NY

Stella Kang, MD, MSc, Noninterp Skills/QI/Safety/Pract Mgmt Subcmte Chr
New York, NY

Don C. Yoo, MD, Nuclear Med & Molecular Imaging Subcmte Chair
Lexington, MA

Adina L. Alazraki, MD, Pediatric Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Atlanta, GA

Guang-Hong Chen, PhD, Physics Subcommittee Chair
Madison, WI

Anna Shapiro, MD, Radiation Oncology Subcommittee Chair
Syracuse, NY

Deborah Levine, MD, OB/Gynecology Subcmte Chair
Weston, MA

Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD, Science Council Chair
Atlanta, GA

Kate Hanneman, MD, MPH, Vascular Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Toronto, ON canada

Carolyn C. Meltzer, MD, Liaison for Science
Los Angeles, CA

Sanjeev Bhalla, MD, Board Liaison
Saint Louis, MO

Annette Savage , Staff Contact
Oak Brook, IL