Honorary Members http://www.myesr.org/taxonomy/term/35 en Gloria Soto Giordani, Santiago/CL http://www.myesr.org/article/1041 <span property="schema:name">Gloria Soto Giordani, Santiago/CL</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/70" lang="" about="/user/70" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">moderator</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2017-03-10T11:14:44+00:00">Fri, 03/10/2017 - 12:14</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of her contribution to paediatric imaging and her involvement in the advancement of the field, especially in Latin America, Professor Gloria Soto Giordani from Santiago, Chile, will be awarded ESR Honorary Membership at ECR 2017.</strong></p> <p>Prof. Gloria Soto Giordani is a paediatric radiologist at the German Hospital in Santiago, having previously headed the department of radiology of Roberto del Río Children’s Hospital in the same city.</p> <p>She graduated with the best graduate award from the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. After completing her residency in radiology at Roberto del Río Children’s Hospital, she did a one-year fellowship at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.</p> <p>Back in Chile, Prof. Soto played an active role in the implementation of paediatric ultrasound in her country. Her main fields of interest are whole-body imaging, paediatric ultrasound and foetal MRI.</p> <p>She took on the role of president of the World Federation of Pediatric Imaging (WFPI) in 2016, and she has also served as a consultant to the World Health Organization, filling in as an invited speaker during the 68th World Health Assembly side event ‘Imaging for Saving Kids – the Inside Story about Patient Safety in Paediatric Radiology’.</p> <p>Prof. Soto has also served as president of the Chilean Society of Radiology, the Latin American Society of Paediatric Radiology and the Inter American College of Radiology, where she is currently Director of Education. She sits on the executive committee of LatinSafe, an initiative to promote imaging safety in the region.</p> <p>Prof. Soto has lectured in most Latin American countries, and at the ECR, RSNA and international paediatric radiology meetings. She has published numerous papers and authored or co-authored six books.</p> <p>At ECR 2017, Gloria Soto Giordani will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/1041" data-a2a-title="Gloria Soto Giordani, Santiago/CL"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:14:44 +0000 moderator 1041 at http://www.myesr.org James A. Brink, Boston/US http://www.myesr.org/article/1040 <span property="schema:name">James A. Brink, Boston/US</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/70" lang="" about="/user/70" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">moderator</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2017-03-10T11:10:40+00:00">Fri, 03/10/2017 - 12:10</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his outstanding achievements in imaging and radiation protection, Professor James A. Brink from Boston, MA, United States, will be presented with ESR Honorary Membership at ECR 2017.</strong></p> <p>James A. Brink is radiologist-in-chief at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Boston, and the Juan M. Taveras professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School.</p> <p>Prof. Brink received his medical degree from Indiana University and completed his radiology residency and fellowship at MGH in 1990.</p> <p>He joined the faculty at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, where he rose to the rank of associate professor, and he served as chair of the department of diagnostic radiology at Yale University from 2006 to 2013 before returning to MGH.</p> <p>His work focuses on utilisation and management of imaging resources, and monitoring and control of medical radiation exposure.</p> <p>Prof. Brink currently serves as scientific vice-president for radiation protection in medicine on the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements and vice- chair of the nuclear and radiation studies board for the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. He is also past-president of the American Roentgen Ray Society and currently serves as chair of the board of chancellors for the American College of Radiology.</p> <p>Prof. Brink has written more than 140 publications and given more than 270 presentations all over the world.</p> <p>At ECR 2017, James A. Brink will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/1040" data-a2a-title="James A. Brink, Boston/US"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:10:40 +0000 moderator 1040 at http://www.myesr.org Richard L. Baron, Chicago/US http://www.myesr.org/article/1039 <span property="schema:name">Richard L. Baron, Chicago/US</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/70" lang="" about="/user/70" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">moderator</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2017-03-10T11:05:39+00:00">Fri, 03/10/2017 - 12:05</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his contribution to the advancement of liver imaging and his commitment to research and education, Professor Richard L. Baron from Chicago, United States, will receive ESR Honorary Membership at ECR 2017.</strong></p> <p>Richard L. Baron is professor and chair emeritus of radiology at the University of Chicago, where he also previously served as dean for clinical practice. He is the immediate past president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).</p> <p>Prof. Baron completed his undergraduate education at Yale University with a cum laude award and graduated from Washington University (WU), St. Louis School of Medicine. He completed his training in internal medicine at Yale University and his residency in radiology at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at WU. He later served as chairman of the department of radiology at the University of Pittsburgh.</p> <p>His research interests are liver and biliary imaging, and he has authored more than 150 publications, 28 book chapters and one book. He has served as a visiting professor at more than 50 institutions, and has delivered numerous named lectures, including the Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen Lecture at ECR 2011.</p> <p>Prof. Baron has also served as associate editor for Radiology and Liver Transplantation, and served in leadership roles for many radiology societies.</p> <p>He and his generation were the first physicians to work with modalities like CT, which at the time required extensive research. Later on he also took roles in education, and has now focused his attention on patient care and teaching the new generation of radiologists.</p> <p>Prof. Baron has received the Walter Cannon Medal from the Society of Abdominal Radiology, the Gold Medal of the Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology, and honorary fellowship of the European Society of Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Radiology.</p> <p>At ECR 2017, Richard L. Baron will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/1039" data-a2a-title="Richard L. Baron, Chicago/US"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:05:39 +0000 moderator 1039 at http://www.myesr.org Ronald L. Arenson, San Francisco, CA/US http://www.myesr.org/article/129 <span property="schema:name">Ronald L. Arenson, San Francisco, CA/US </span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-10-27T09:34:15+00:00">Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:34</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his pioneering work in radiology and commitment to the advancement of medical imaging, Professor Ronald L. Arenson from San Francisco, United States, will receive Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology at ECR 2016.</strong></p> <p>Ronald L. Arenson is the Alexander R. Margulis Distinguished Professor and chair of the department of radiology and biomedical imaging at the University of California, San Francisco, where he has worked since 1992. He is the immediate past president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).</p> <p>Prof. Arenson received his medical degree in 1970 from New York Medical College in New York and completed his diagnostic radiology residency at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.</p> <p>He began his academic career in 1976 at the University of Pennsylvania, where he successively became associate chairman of clinical services in radiology, director of administrative services, and interim vice provost for information systems and computing for the campus.</p> <p>His research interest is informatics in radiology. He has also patented new techniques in interventional radiology. One of his achievements was the development of a catheter that can be steered in a magnetic field, enabling interventionists to reach further into smaller blood vessels. In 2001, he and fellow researchers filed a patent on the invention, which was selected for presentation at a national fair on technology.</p> <p>Although he now dedicates most of his time to being an administrator and mentor, he is still involved in the development of novel information system applications.</p> <p>Prof. Arenson has authored or co-authored more than 110 peer-reviewed scientific articles, four book chapters, three books and numerous exhibits, abstracts and editorials. He has also served on the editorial boards of several journals, includingRadiology and Journal of the American College of Radiology.</p> <p>He has served on several committees of numerous medical societies and organisations, such as the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI), the Association of University Radiologists (AUR), the Academy of Radiology Research (ARR) and the American College of Radiology (ACR). He was also a founding member of the Radiology Information System Consortium, now the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM).</p> <p>Prof. Arenson holds fellowships in the ACR, ACMI and SIIM, and is past-president of the AUR, ARR and the Society of Chairmen of Academic Radiology Departments (SCARD). In addition he has served on the United States’ National Advisory Council of the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering of the National Institutes of Health, and the NIH Council of Councils.<br /> Prof. Arenson has received numerous honours throughout his long career, including the Alumni Medal of Honor from New York Medical College in 2001 and a gold medal from AUR in 2013.</p> <p>At ECR 2016, he will be awarded <strong>Honorary Membership</strong> of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/129" data-a2a-title="Ronald L. Arenson, San Francisco, CA/US "><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:34:15 +0000 myESR 129 at http://www.myesr.org Hassen A. Gharbi, Tunis/TN http://www.myesr.org/article/128 <span property="schema:name">Hassen A. Gharbi, Tunis/TN</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-10-27T09:33:43+00:00">Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:33</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his contribution to the development of paediatric radiology in Africa and his dedication to strengthening ties between African and European radiologists, Professor Hassen A. Gharbi from Tunis, Tunisia, will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology at ECR 2016.</strong></p> <p>Hassen A. Gharbi is a professor of radiology and medical biophysics from Tunis, Tunisia. He was head of the department of radiology at Tunis Children’s Hospital and head of the medical biophysics department at Tunis Medical School. He is the immediate past president of the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (WFUMB) and the African Society of Radiology (ASR).</p> <p>He obtained his medical degree in 1966 from Paris Medical School, where he subsequently specialised in radiology, aeronautic medicine, medical informatics and medical biophysics. He completed a PhD in optic physiology at the Orsay Science Faculty in Paris, and two decades later graduated in Management of Radiation Accidents from Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Tennessee, USA.</p> <p>Prof. Gharbi worked as an assistant professor at the biophysics department of Paris Medical School between 1966 and 1970, before being appointed vice dean of Tunis Medical School in 1971. In 1970 he created the first paediatric radiology department in North Africa at Tunis Children’s Hospital, which he later headed.</p> <p>Prof. Gharbi is the founder and the first president of the Mediterranean and African Society of Ultrasound (MASU) and also founded the Tunisian National Centre of Radiation Protection, serving as its director between 1971 and 1989.</p> <p>Between 1975 and 1985 he was president of the Radiological Tunisian Commission of the Ministry of Public Health, to which he also acted as adviser on radiology, paediatric radiology, biomedical engineering, radiation protection, training and hospital equipment planning.</p> <p>He has served the World Health Organization as an expert in radiology, radioprotection and paediatric radiology since 1993.<br /> Prof. Gharbi is retired but is still involved in several teaching programmes, mainly to promote the good use of ultrasound in developing countries around the world.</p> <p>His other main interest was imaging of hydatid diseases and the study of their epidemiology and treatment. His ultrasound classification of the hydatid cyst appearance published in Radiology in 1981 is still used around the world.</p> <p>He has authored or co-authored more than 20 books on paediatric radiology, and tropical and infectious diseases (hydatid diseases), and has published more than 130 articles in national and international journals. He also sits on the editorial boards of several international journals.</p> <p>Prof. Gharbi has received many awards recognising his contributions to the promotion of radiology in developing countries, mainly in Africa.</p> <p>At ECR 2016, he will receive <strong>Honorary Membership</strong> of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/128" data-a2a-title="Hassen A. Gharbi, Tunis/TN"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:33:43 +0000 myESR 128 at http://www.myesr.org Qiyong Guo, Shenyang/CN http://www.myesr.org/article/125 <span property="schema:name">Qiyong Guo, Shenyang/CN</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-10-27T09:33:01+00:00">Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:33</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his contributions to the advancement of abdominal imaging and his efforts in strengthening ties between Asian and European radiologists, Professor Qiyong Guo from Shenyang, China, will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology at ECR 2016.</strong></p> <p>Qiyong Guo is a professor of radiology and chairman of the radiology department at Shengjing Hospital, China Medical University (CMU). He is also president of Shengjing Hospital, vice president of CMU, and dean of the radiology faculty.</p> <p>Prof. Guo graduated from CMU in 1983 and started working as a radiologist in Shengjing Hospital. He finished his medical studies in Japan, at Nara Medical University, where he specialised in abdominal imaging and interventional radiology and majored in liver research between 1988 and 1993. In 1993 he returned to Shengjing Hospital, where he took on his current positions.</p> <p>His research interests relate to abdominal imaging, especially of the liver and biliary tract. He is also an interventional radiologist, with particular interests in non-vascular interventional radiology and tumour diagnosis and treatment, and has published more than 150 papers.</p> <p>His main activities are hospital management, diagnostic imaging consultancy, and guidance for graduate and PHD students. He has mentored more than 100 graduate students and PhD doctors.</p> <p>Prof. Guo is chief editor of the China Clinical Medical Imaging Journal and Contemporary Hospital Management. He is also in charge of more than ten projects at all levels of academic research, including national natural science funds. He is chief editor of three specialised textbooks including Interventional Radiology and chief editor of several specialised monographs such as Practical Radiology.</p> <p>He is president of the Chinese Association of Radiologists and chairman of medical imaging for the China Hospitals Association. He is also an executive member of the Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology (AOSR), and a former president of the Chinese Society of Radiology and the Asian Society of Abdominal Radiology (ASAR).</p> <p>In recognition of his work, he has been awarded numerous distinctions throughout his career, including honorary membership of the Russian Society of Radiology in 2009, the Japan Society of Radiology in 2011 and the German Society of Radiology in 2013. Last but not least, he received the Gold Medal of ASAR in 2015.</p> <p>At ECR 2016, Prof. Guo will receive <strong>Honorary Membership</strong> of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/125" data-a2a-title="Qiyong Guo, Shenyang/CN"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:33:01 +0000 myESR 125 at http://www.myesr.org N. Reed Dunnick, Ann Arbor, MI/US http://www.myesr.org/article/123 <span property="schema:name">N. Reed Dunnick, Ann Arbor, MI/US</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-10-27T09:32:17+00:00">Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:32</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his major contributions to scientific research and his commitment to transatlantic cooperation and exchange in radiology, Professor N. Reed Dunnick from Ann Arbor, US, will receive Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology at ECR 2015.</strong></p> <p>N. Reed Dunnick is the Fred Jenner Hodges Professor of Radiology and chair of the department of radiology at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor. He served as the 2014 president of the Radiological Society of North America.</p> <p>Graduating with a medical degree from Cornell University Medical College in 1969, he went on to spend two years in internal medicine at the University of Rochester’s Strong Memorial Hospital in New York before taking up a radiology residency at Stanford University school of Medicine in California, where he served as chief resident in his final year. He was appointed assistant professor at Stanford in 1976, and later that year he took up a post in the diagnostic radiology department at the National Institutes of Health. He then moved to Duke University Medical Center, where he held a number of posts between 1980 and 1992, including professor of radiology, chief of uroradiology and director of the division of diagnostic imaging.</p> <p>A strong advocate for research, Dr. Dunnick is a former president of the Academy for Radiology Research, and he testified before the United States Congress on the need to establish a new institute, which was signed into law in 2000 as the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering.</p> <p>Throughout his career, Dr. Dunnick has actively participated in professional radiology organisations. He has served as president of the Society of Uroradiology (SUR) and the Society of Computed Body Tomography &amp; Magnetic Resonance. He is also a former president of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS), the Michigan Radiological Society (MRS), the American Board of Radiology, the Association of University Radiologists and the Society of Chairmen of Academic Radiology Departments.</p> <p>Dr. Dunnick has written 310 scientific papers, 62 book chapters and ten books on various aspects of radiology, in particular diagnostic oncology, uroradiology and, more recently, administration. He has served as a visiting professor at 77 medical centres, a guest member of faculty for 448 medical education courses and has delivered 26 named lectures. He has also served on the boards of 13 peer-reviewed journals.</p> <p>Due to his dedication throughout his career, Dr. Dunnick has received a great number of awards and honours, including gold medals from the ARRS, SUR, AUR, MRS and the American College of Radiology, as well as the Mexican Federation of Radiology and Imaging’s Radiology Merit Award. He is also an honorary member of the American Society of Radiation Oncology and the Japan Radiological Society.</p> <p>At ECR 2015 Prof. Dunnick will receive <strong>Honorary Membership</strong> of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/123" data-a2a-title="N. Reed Dunnick, Ann Arbor, MI/US"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:32:17 +0000 myESR 123 at http://www.myesr.org Tae-Hwan Lim, Seoul/KR http://www.myesr.org/article/121 <span property="schema:name">Tae-Hwan Lim, Seoul/KR</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-10-27T09:31:36+00:00">Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:31</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his outstanding contributions to the field of cardiovascular imaging and his dedication to building closer ties between radiologists from around the world, Professor Tae-Hwan Lim from Seoul, Republic of Korea, will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology at ECR 2015.</strong></p> <p>Tae-Hwan Lim is professor of radiology at the University of Ulsan College of Medicine and a radiologist at the Asan Medical Center’s department of radiology in Seoul, Republic of Korea.</p> <p>After graduating with a degree in medicine from Seoul National University in 1978, Prof. Lim continued his studies there, earning a Master of Science degree in 1981 and a Ph.D. in 1987. During this time he worked as an intern and resident at Seoul National University Hospital. He later served as director of radiology at the Korean Armed Forces Capitol Hospital. Since 1987, he spent one and a half years in the United States as a research fellow in magnetic resonance imaging at the University of California San Francisco’s department of radiology under the supervision of Dr. C.B. Higgins. In 1989, he started his career at Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, as an assistant professor, and has since been working as associate professor and full professor. In 1990, he was appointed director of the NMR laboratory at the Asan Institute for Life Sciences. Eight years later he became chairman of the department of radiology at Asan Medical Center, a post he held until 2000.</p> <p>With a clear commitment to developing and advancing cardiovascular imaging in Korea and Asia, Prof. Lim has played a major role in promoting and developing training in MR and CT in Korea, as well as in Asia. He also founded the Asian Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (ASCI) in 2007 and served as the first and second president.</p> <p>Prof. Lim is also devoted to improving general public healthcare and has held a number of senior government posts and is a member of several national committees. He is currently the president of the National Evidence-based Healthcare Collaborating Agency and was a member of the Korean Ministry of Health &amp; Welfare’s Health Technology Assessment Committee for six years.</p> <p>At ECR 2015 Prof. Lim will receive <strong>Honorary Membership</strong> of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/121" data-a2a-title="Tae-Hwan Lim, Seoul/KR"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:31:36 +0000 myESR 121 at http://www.myesr.org Anne G. Osborn, Salt Lake City, UT/US http://www.myesr.org/article/118 <span property="schema:name">Anne G. Osborn, Salt Lake City, UT/US</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-10-27T09:30:50+00:00">Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:30</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of her major achievements in the field of neuroradiology and her commitment to education and cooperation in radiology, Professor Ann G. Osborn from Salt Lake City, US, will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology at ECR 2015.</strong></p> <p>Anne G. Osborn is Distinguished Professor of Radiology at the University Of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City. She also holds the William H. and Patricia W. Child Presidential Chair in Radiology at the University of Utah.</p> <p>Prof. Osborn received her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and her Medical degree from Stanford University in California, where she also completed her residency in diagnostic radiology. She joined the faculty at the University of Utah’s School of Medicine in 1974, spending her first three years as a James Picker Advance Academic Fellow in Neuroradiology. She has also served as a visiting professor at many of the world’s premier medical institutions including Harvard, Stanford, Johns Hopkins and the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.</p> <p>A renowned neuroradiologist, Prof. Osborn has authored several texts considered to be definitive references in her field. Her latest comprehensive textbook, Osborn’s Brain, won the 2013 American Medical Writers Association award for Best Book Written by a Physician.</p> <p>The first woman to be elected president of the American Society of Neuroradiology, Prof. Osborn has received numerous awards, including honorary membership from a number of international radiology professional societies, the Marie Curie Award from the American Association of Women in Radiology, the Gold Medal from the Chicago Radiological Society, the Rosenblatt Prize for Excellence, the Distinguished Service Award from the University of Utah, the 2002 Béclère Medal from the International Society of Radiology, the 2003 gold medal from the American Society of Neuroradiology, and the Magna Cum Laude Scientific Exhibit Award from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).</p> <p>In November, 2000 she was named the first-ever recipient of the RSNA’s Outstanding Educator Award. She has also received gold medal awards from the RSNA, the Asian-Oceanian Congress of Radiology, the Federation of Mexican Societies of Radiology and Imaging, the Turkish Society of Radiology, and the Hong Kong College of Radiologists, as well as being named an honorary founding member of the Russian Society of Neuroradiology in 2012.</p> <p>At ECR 2015 Prof. Osborn will receive <strong>Honorary Membership</strong> of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/118" data-a2a-title="Anne G. Osborn, Salt Lake City, UT/US"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:30:50 +0000 myESR 118 at http://www.myesr.org Sarah S. Donaldson, Stanford, CA/US http://www.myesr.org/article/115 <span property="schema:name">Sarah S. Donaldson, Stanford, CA/US</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">myESR</span> </span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-10-27T09:30:17+00:00">Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:30</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of her outstanding achievements, particularly in radiation oncology, and her exceptional role in educating the next generation of radiologists, Professor Sarah S. Donaldson will be awarded Honorary Membership of the European Society of Radiology at ECR 2014.</strong></p> <p>Sarah S. Donaldson is the Catherine and Howard Avery Professor at the department of radiation oncology at Stanford University’s School of Medicine. She is also associate director of the residency programme at Stanford’s department of radiation oncology and chief of the radiation oncology service at the Packard Children’s Hospital in Palo Alto, California.</p> <p>A native of Portland, Oregon, Prof. Donaldson completed her undergraduate degree and nursing studies at the University of Oregon before going on to receive her postgraduate medical degrees from Dartmouth Medical School in New Hampshire and Harvard Medical School in Boston. During her nursing studies she was named Student Nurse of the Year and she was awarded scholarships for her studies at Dartmouth and Harvard. After finishing an internship in internal medicine at the University of Washington Hospitals, she began her residency in radiation oncology at Stanford University Hospital. She then travelled to Europe to begin a fellowship at the Institut Gustave-Roussy in Villejuif, France. Upon her return to the US, she became assistant professor of radiology at the Stanford School of Medicine.</p> <p>Prof. Donaldson is widely regarded to be an authority in paediatric radiation oncology and is known for her work in developing innovative treatments for paediatric Hodgkin’s lymphoma and rhabdomyosarcoma. Her other research interests include the late effects of cancer and its treatment.</p> <p>A popular and engaging teacher, Prof. Donaldson has received a number of prestigious awards for her teaching and leadership within Stanford’s radiation oncology department and the Stanford School of Medicine. Among these awards were the Dean’s Medal, the Hoppe Leadership Award and the Kaplan teaching Prize.</p> <p>Prof. Donaldson was the first female president of the American Board of Radiology and the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. She also served on the board of directors of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and she was the 2012/13 president of the Radiological Society of North America. She has received numerous awards in recognition of her commitment to international cooperation, including honorary membership of the European Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology and the Canadian Association of Radiation Oncologists. At ECR 2014 she will receive <strong>Honorary Membership</strong> of the European Society of Radiology.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=AE44Ip3N 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=ZNxsGd24 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2016-10/7.jpg" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="http://www.myesr.org/article/115" data-a2a-title="Sarah S. Donaldson, Stanford, CA/US"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"></a> <a class="a2a_button_twitter"></a> <a class="a2a_button_google_plus"></a></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:30:17 +0000 myESR 115 at http://www.myesr.org