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

Laura W. Bancroft, MD, Chair
Venice, FL

Jorge A. Soto, MD, Vice-Chair
Boston, MA

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

Sabala Mandava, MD, Associated Sciences/ASRT Subcommittee Chair
Detroit, MI

Fiona J. Gilbert, MD, Breast Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Cambridge, united kingdom

Eric E. Williamson, MD, Cardiac Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Rochester, MN

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

Zhen J. Wang, MD, Gastrointestinal Imaging Subcommittee Chair
San Francisco, CA

Mitchell E. Tublin, MD, Genitourinary Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Pittsburgh, PA

Tabassum A. Kennedy, MD, Head & Neck Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Madison, WI

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

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

Scott D. Steenburg, MD, Multisystem Subcommittee Chair
Indianapolis, IN

Robert D. Boutin, MD, Musculoskeletal Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Stanford, CA

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

Stella Kang, MD, MSc, Noninterpretive/Practice Mgmt Subcmte Chair
New York, NY

Katherine A. Zukotynski, MD, PhD, Nuclear Med & Molecular Imaging Subcmte Chair
Hamilton, ON canada

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

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

Sung Kim, MD, Radiation Oncology Subcommittee Chair
New Brunswick, NJ

Deborah Levine, MD, Reproductive Imaging Subcmte Chair
Boston, MA

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

Ronald S. Arellano, MD, Vascular Imaging Subcommittee Chair
Boston, MA

Carolyn C. Meltzer, MD, Liaison for Science
Atlanta, GA

Sanjeev Bhalla, MD, Board Liaison
Saint Louis, MO

Annette Savage , Staff Contact
Oak Brook, IL