Honorary Members https://www.myesr.org/ en Valerie P. Jackson, Tucson, AZ/USA https://www.myesr.org/article/3270 <span property="schema:name">Valerie P. Jackson, Tucson, AZ/USA </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="2020-08-19T13:05:07+00:00">Wed, 08/19/2020 - 15:05</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><em>In recognition of her tremendous contribution to advancing radiology and particularly breast imaging, <strong>Professor Valerie P. Jackson</strong> from Tucson, Arizona, will receive <strong>ESR Honorary Membership</strong> at ECR 2020.</em></p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>Valerie P. Jackson, MD, FACR, is the Eugene C. Klatte Professor Emeritus of Radiology at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. She is the current President of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and Executive Director of the American Board of Radiology (ABR), where she served on the board of trustees from 2001 to 2010.</p> <p>Professor Jackson graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1978, where she went on to complete her radiology residency in 1982 and served on the faculty in numerous roles until 2014. She was notably Chair of Indiana University (IU) Radiology from 2003 to May 2014.</p> <p>Professor Jackson has been involved in research, education and national service for many years, primarily in the areas of breast imaging and radiology education. She has authored more than 110 publications and numerous book chapters. She was an author and editor for two editions of Diagnosis of Diseases of the Breast, a major textbook on breast imaging. She has given more than 500 presentations on breast imaging, education, and leadership.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div> <i class="circle"> <div class="aspectratio-box"> <img src="/themes/myesr/images/aspectratio-holder-square.gif" style="width: 100%;min-height: 0px;"> </div> <article class="media media-medium-image view-mode-image-circle"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/jackson.png?itok=mFC3tBnD 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/jackson.png?itok=mFC3tBnD 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/jackson.png?itok=mFC3tBnD 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/jackson.png?itok=mFC3tBnD 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2019-12/jackson.png?itok=8fY95MCQ 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2019-12/jackson.png?itok=8fY95MCQ 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/png"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-12/jackson.png" alt="Jackson" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </article> </i> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>Professor Jackson has served as a manuscript reviewer for numerous journals, including American Journal of Roentgenology, Journal of the American College of Radiology, Investigative Radiology, Medical Physics, Academic Medicine, and Radiology, where she served as associate editor on the editorial board from 1989 to 1998, and as a consultant to the editor in 1999.</p> <p>She is a past president of the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) and the American College of Radiology (ACR). She has been awarded gold medals by the Indiana Radiological Society, SBI, ACR, and the Association of University Radiologists.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Wed, 19 Aug 2020 13:05:07 +0000 myESR 3270 at https://www.myesr.org Yi-Hong Chou, Taipei, Taiwan https://www.myesr.org/article/3269 <span property="schema:name">Yi-Hong Chou, Taipei, Taiwan</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="2020-08-19T13:05:07+00:00">Wed, 08/19/2020 - 15:05</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><em>In recognition of his major contribution to ultrasound and abdominal imaging, and to homogenising education across Asia and Oceania, <strong>Professor Yi-Hong Chou</strong> from Taipei, Taiwan, will receive <strong>ESR Honorary Membership</strong> at ECR 2020.</em></p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>Yi-Hong Chou is Chair and Professor of Radiology at Yuanpei University of Medical Technology and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine in Taipei, Taiwan. He is the former director of occupational safety and health administration and chief of medical ultrasound and breast imaging at Taipei Veterans General Hospital.</p> <p>Prof. Chou is currently Vice President of the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (WFUMB). He is the former president and chairman of the Education Committee of the Asian Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (AFSUMB) and Society of Ultrasound in Medicine of the Republic of Taiwan (SUMROC), and editor-in-chief of the Journal of Medical Ultrasound, the official journal of the AFSUMB.</p> <p>His research has centred on ultrasound, especially in the breast, and abdominal imaging, as well as emergency imaging. Currently his research focuses on clinical and experimental studies on various aspects of tumour vascularity with regard to Doppler techniques and microbubble contrast agents, and interventional techniques in tumour ablation.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div> <i class="circle"> <div class="aspectratio-box"> <img src="/themes/myesr/images/aspectratio-holder-square.gif" style="width: 100%;min-height: 0px;"> </div> <article class="media media-medium-image view-mode-image-circle"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/chou.png?itok=tsfmyTJZ 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/chou.png?itok=tsfmyTJZ 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/chou.png?itok=tsfmyTJZ 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/chou.png?itok=tsfmyTJZ 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2019-12/chou.png?itok=OiNIHhBD 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2019-12/chou.png?itok=OiNIHhBD 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/png"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-12/chou.png" alt="Chou" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </article> </i> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>He is immediate past president of the Asian-Oceanian Society of Radiology (AOSR). He is also immediate past president of the Asian Society of Abdominal Radiology (ASAR) and the Asian Breast Diseases Association (ABDA) as well as former president of the SUMROC.</p> <p>Prof. Chou has been active in scientific and educational programmes nationally and internationally, and has organised a number of international congresses, workshops and symposia, particularly on ultrasound, imaging of the liver, breast imaging, and emergency and critical care.</p> <p>He has been awarded more than 37 honours internationally and domestically. He is an honorary member of the Japanese Society of Radiology, Japanese Society of Ultrasound in Medicine, Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine, and Korean Society of Radiology, as well as an honorary fellow of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM). He is a gold medallist of ASAR, honorary speaker of the Society of Abdominal Radiology (SAR), honorary president of ACTA-Taipei, and honorary president of the World Interactive Network Focused On Critical Ultrasound (WINFOCUS) and World Congress of Ultrasound in Emergency and Critical Care.</p> <p>Prof. Chou has authored 410 peer-reviewed publications and 395 abstracts since 1982, including 320 invited speeches. He has also published 18 chapters on various topics in ultrasound and radiology and has edited or co-edited five books on computer-aided imaging, breast imaging, imaging of acute abdomen, thoracic imaging, and contrast-enhanced ultrasound of the liver.</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Wed, 19 Aug 2020 13:05:07 +0000 myESR 3269 at https://www.myesr.org Dante R. Casale Menier, Ciudad Juarez, Mexico https://www.myesr.org/article/3268 <span property="schema:name">Dante R. Casale Menier, Ciudad Juarez, Mexico</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="2020-08-19T13:05:07+00:00">Wed, 08/19/2020 - 15:05</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><em>In recognition of his commitment to advancing radiology in Mexico and Latin America and boosting international cooperation with Europe, <strong>Professor Dante R. Casale Menier</strong> from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, will receive <strong>ESR Honorary Membership</strong> at ECR 2020.</em></p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>Dante R. Casale Menier is head of imaging at Angeles Hospital in Ciudad Juarez, which is part of Grupo Angeles, the largest private medical provider in Mexico. Previously, he was head of imaging at Hospital Pensiones Civiles del Estado in Chihuahua for 28 years and head of the imaging department at Hospital Poliplaza Medica in Ciudad Juarez for 19 years.</p> <p>He is president elect of the Mexican Board of Radiology (CMRI) for the 2019–2021 term.</p> <p>Professor Casale Menier graduated from the Autonomous University of Ciudad Juarez in 1980 and did his radiology residency from 1984 to 1987 at the Centro Medico Nacional 20 de Noviembre, Institute of Social Security and Services for State Workers in Mexico City, where he became chief resident in his third year.</p> <p>He obtained an honorary mention for high marks and the silver medal Gabino Barreda from the Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). He subsequently returned home to Ciudad Juarez Autonomous University, where he worked as a professor at the school of medicine until 2017.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div> <i class="circle"> <div class="aspectratio-box"> <img src="/themes/myesr/images/aspectratio-holder-square.gif" style="width: 100%;min-height: 0px;"> </div> <article class="media media-medium-image view-mode-image-circle"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/casale.png?itok=h7tzUPur 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/casale.png?itok=h7tzUPur 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/casale.png?itok=h7tzUPur 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2019-12/casale.png?itok=h7tzUPur 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2019-12/casale.png?itok=W9gLyINe 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/png"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2019-12/casale.png?itok=W9gLyINe 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/png"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-12/casale.png" alt="Casale" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </article> </i> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>His main research interests have been in breast imaging and obstetrics and gynaecology.</p> <p>In 1989, he helped create and was appointed founding president of the first radiology society in Ciudad Juarez, the Sociedad de Radiologia e Imagen de Ciudad Juarez, which later became Colegio de Especialistas en Radiologia e Imagen de Ciudad Juarez.</p> <p>Professor Casale Menier was the representative of the Society of Radiology of Cuidad Juarez to the Mexican Federation of Radiology and Imaging (FMRI) from 1989 to 2002. He was subsequently appointed FMRI secretary, president elect and president.</p> <p>He received the FMRI Gold Medal in 2012 and Radiological Merit Award in 2018. He is currently the chair of the FMRI international affairs committee.</p> <p>Professor Casale Menier became involved with the Colegio Interamericano de Radiología (CIR) in 2002 and served as CIR president in 2014. In 2018 he received honorary membership from the organisation. Most recently, he was also awarded honorary membership from the Sociedade Paulista de Radiologia e Diagnóstico por Imagem (SPR).</p> </div> </div> <i class="banner-image"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Wed, 19 Aug 2020 13:05:07 +0000 myESR 3268 at https://www.myesr.org Vijay M. Rao, Philadelphia, PA, United States https://www.myesr.org/article/1925 <span property="schema:name">Vijay M. Rao, Philadelphia, PA, United States</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="2018-11-21T09:20:29+00:00">Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:20</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><em>In recognition of her amazing accomplishments in the fields of head and neck radiology, education and leadership, <strong>Professor Vijay M. Rao</strong> from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, will receive <strong>ESR Honorary Membership</strong> at ECR 2019.</em></p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>Vijay M. Rao, MD, FACR is the David C Levin Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University. She is also senior vice-president of Enterprise Radiology, Jefferson Health, and the immediate past president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).<br /> Prof. Rao graduated from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India’s premier medical school, in New Delhi in 1973. She completed her radiology residency in 1978 at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and has remained on the faculty ever since. During her time on the faculty, she served as residency programme director, as well as vice chair for education and co-director of the neuroradiology/ENT division. In 2002 she was named chair of Jefferson’s Department of Radiology, becoming the first woman chair of a clinical department in Jefferson’s history. In 2016, Prof. Rao was named senior vice president of Enterprise Radiology at Jefferson Health.<br /> Prof. Rao is one of the leading experts in head and neck imaging.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div> <i class="circle"> <div class="aspectratio-box"> <img src="/themes/myesr/images/aspectratio-holder-square.gif" style="width: 100%;min-height: 0px;"> </div> <article class="media media-medium-image view-mode-image-circle"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Rao-Vijay-M.jpg?itok=tmJko8AF 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Rao-Vijay-M.jpg?itok=tmJko8AF 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Rao-Vijay-M.jpg?itok=tmJko8AF 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Rao-Vijay-M.jpg?itok=tmJko8AF 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2018-09/Rao-Vijay-M.jpg?itok=yN_5lZRp 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2018-09/Rao-Vijay-M.jpg?itok=yN_5lZRp 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2018-09/Rao-Vijay-M.jpg" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </article> </i> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>She is also widely recognised in health services research in radiology. Prof. Rao has published over 220 peer-reviewed articles and given over 250 presentations at national and international radiology meetings, including invited talks and several named lectures. She has also held many editorial positions for a number of radiology journals.<br /> Prof. Rao is past president of the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology, past president of the Association of Program Directors in Radiology and past president of the American Association of Women Radiologists. She has served on the RSNA Board and currently serves on the RSNA Research and Education Foundation Board as well as the Academy of Radiology Board. Prof. Rao has also served on the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital System Board since 2012.<br /> Prof. Rao has received numerous awards for her work. In 2005, she was honoured by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of 25 Women of Distinction throughout the region. A year later, she received the Achievement Award from the Association of Programme Directors for her outstanding contributions to radiology education nationally. In 2010 she received the Distinguished Radiologist Award from the American Association of Radiologists of Indian Origin. She also received the gold medal from the Association of University Radiologists, the Marie Curie award from the American Association for Women Radiologists, honorary membership of the Israel Radiological Society and the gold medal from the Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology for her outstanding contributions to international radiology. In 2018, Prof. Rao received the medal of honour and honorary membership of the French Society of Radiology.<br /> At ECR 2019, Professor Vijay M. Rao will be presented with 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/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:20:29 +0000 myESR 1925 at https://www.myesr.org Federico G. Lubinus, Bucamaranga, Colombia https://www.myesr.org/article/1924 <span property="schema:name">Federico G. Lubinus, Bucamaranga, Colombia</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="2018-11-21T09:15:37+00:00">Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:15</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><em>In recognition of his tremendous contribution to the development of radiology in Latin America, <strong>Professor Federico G. Lubinus</strong> from Bucamaranga, Colombia, will receive <strong>ESR Honorary Membership</strong> at ECR 2019.</em></p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>Professor Federico G. Lubinus is full professor of radiology and director of the radiology residency programme at the Autonomous University of Bucaramanga (UNAB) in Colombia.<br /> Prof. Lubinus trained as a medical student, and in parallel worked as a CT technician and an English teacher. He graduated from medical school at the Industrial University of Santander (UIS) in Bucaramanga in 1993. In 1997, he obtained a masters’ degree in university teaching from UNAB, where he also completed his radiology residency in 2000. Prof. Lubinus was the first radiologist to graduate from the newly established radiology programme and was subsequently appointed staff radiologist at Carlos Ardila Lulle Hospital. A few years later, he was appointed associate professor of radiology and director of the residency programme at UNAB.<br /> In 2006 Prof. Lubinus earned a scholarship from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in the ‘Teach the teachers’ programme in ultrasound, which was run by Prof. Barry Goldberg at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div> <i class="circle"> <div class="aspectratio-box"> <img src="/themes/myesr/images/aspectratio-holder-square.gif" style="width: 100%;min-height: 0px;"> </div> <article class="media media-medium-image view-mode-image-circle"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Lubinus-Federico-G.jpeg?itok=hcvQVRRu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Lubinus-Federico-G.jpeg?itok=hcvQVRRu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Lubinus-Federico-G.jpeg?itok=hcvQVRRu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Lubinus-Federico-G.jpeg?itok=hcvQVRRu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2018-09/Lubinus-Federico-G.jpeg?itok=tqTH8_Va 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2018-09/Lubinus-Federico-G.jpeg?itok=tqTH8_Va 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2018-09/Lubinus-Federico-G.jpeg" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </article> </i> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>Prof. Lubinus has been very active in implementing radiology in Colombia and has held a number of roles within the Asociación Colombiana de Radiología (ACR), where he served on the scientific, quality, and educational committees, as well as the board of directors. He was also elected president of ACR for two terms in 2014–2015 and in 2015–2016. Prof. Lubinus is now the coordinator of ACR’s scientific committee and heads the Latin American Educational Forum, which brings together the most prestigious radiological societies of Latin America, with a commitment to addressing educational issues in the region.<br /> Prof. Lubinus is a member of several national and international societies of radiology, including the European Society of Radiology (ESR), the RSNA and the American College of Radiology (ACR). He received meritorious recertification from the ACR in 2010 and 2015.<br /> Prof. Lubinus has been appointed academic peer for the National Accreditation Council of Colombia and has been the tutor for more than 20 theses in radiology and diagnostic imaging.<br /> His main areas of research are Doppler ultrasound, renal transplant rejection, erectile dysfunction and thyroid cancer. He has won numerous awards for his research papers presented at the Colombian Congress of Radiology in the field of ultrasound.<br /> At ECR 2019, Professor Federico G. Lubinus will be presented with 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/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:15:37 +0000 myESR 1924 at https://www.myesr.org Michael Grace Kawooya, Kampala, Uganda https://www.myesr.org/article/1923 <span property="schema:name">Michael Grace Kawooya, Kampala, Uganda</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="2018-11-21T09:10:54+00:00">Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:10</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><em>In recognition of his pivotal role in the development of radiology, in particular ultrasound, in Africa and beyond, <strong>Professor Michael G. Kawooya</strong> from Kampala, Uganda, will receive <strong>ESR Honorary Membership</strong> at ECR 2019.</em></p> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <p>Professor Michael G. Kawooya is professor emeritus in the Department of Radiology at the School of Medicine, Makerere University, and College of Health Sciences in Kampala, Uganda. He is director of ECUREI, an ultrasound-training institute in Kampala that is affiliated to the JUREI institute in the United States of America. Additionally, he is director of the Centre of Excellence of the World Federation in Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (WFUMB) in Kampala and chairman of the Mengo Hospital Research and Ethics Committee, also based in Kampala.<br /> In 1988, Prof. Kawooya received his masters’ degree in medicine in radiology from Makerere University, where he completed his PhD ten years later. He also did a fellowship in radiology at Ebert Karls Universitaet in Tübingen, Germany, from 1989 to 1991, and a fellowship in ultrasound at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, U.S., in 2001.<br /> Prof. Kawooya’s area of research is ultrasound and he has tackled every aspect of its practice. He has published over 55 articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as five chapters in books on different topics, including imaging of tropical diseases.</p> </div> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6"> <div> <i class="circle"> <div class="aspectratio-box"> <img src="/themes/myesr/images/aspectratio-holder-square.gif" style="width: 100%;min-height: 0px;"> </div> <article class="media media-medium-image view-mode-image-circle"> <picture> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Kawooya-Michael-G.jpg?itok=soGABH1y 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Kawooya-Michael-G.jpg?itok=soGABH1y 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Kawooya-Michael-G.jpg?itok=soGABH1y 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_1300x1300/public/2018-09/Kawooya-Michael-G.jpg?itok=soGABH1y 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2018-09/Kawooya-Michael-G.jpg?itok=5EHtekdo 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/2018-09/Kawooya-Michael-G.jpg?itok=5EHtekdo 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/2018-09/Kawooya-Michael-G.jpg" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </article> </i> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p>Prof. Kawooya has served in key roles for prestigious societies, notably as secretary general of the African Society of Radiology (ASR) from 2008 to 2017 and as a member of the WFUMB administrative council from 2009 to 2011. He is a founding member and past president of the Uganda Society for the Advancement of Radiology and Imaging (USOFARI). Prof. Kawooya initiated the creation of the Pan African Congress of Radiology and Imaging (PACORI), over which he presided in 2005–2007. He also served as vice president of the Mediterranean and African Society for Ultrasound (MASU) from 2002 to 2008 and is a founding member of AFROSAFE.rad, Africa’s continental campaign for radiation safety that kicked off in February 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya.<br /> Prof. Kawooya is associate editor of <em>African Health Sciences</em>, a journal of Makerere University Faculty of Medicine, and sits on the editorial board of <em>Ultrasound</em>, a journal of the British Ultrasound Society.<br /> He holds membership in various radiological societies in Uganda, as well as the European Society of Radiology (ESR) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). He has received many distinctions for his work, including the Mulago Hospital and Complex Certificate of Merit and Innovativeness in 2007, the Association of Radiologists of Uganda Special Award in 2014, the PACORI Distinguished Service Award in 2013 and honorary fellowship of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine in March 2015.<br /> At ECR 2019, Professor Michael G. Kawooya will be presented with 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/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:10:54 +0000 myESR 1923 at https://www.myesr.org Seung Hyup Kim; Seoul/KR https://www.myesr.org/article/1190 <span property="schema:name">Seung Hyup Kim; 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="2017-12-04T13:43:08+00:00">Mon, 12/04/2017 - 14:43</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his achievements in genitourinary imaging and intervention, and in particular of his untiring efforts in furthering international relations, Professor Seung Hyup Kim from Seoul, Korea, will be presented with ESR Honorary Membership at ECR 2018.</strong></p> <p>Seung Hyup Kim is a professor of radiology and urology at the Seoul National University (SNU) College of Medicine, Korea.<br /> Prof. Kim received his medical degree and master’s degree, in diagnostic radiology, from SNU in 1979 and 1982 respectively. He then completed his internship and residency in radiology at Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) and obtained his board certification in 1983. In 1988 he completed his PhD on diagnostic radiology at SNU.<br /> After his military service, he became a radiology instructor at SNU and spent a year as a visiting radiologist at the Hospital of Pennsylvania University in the United States. In 1998 he was promoted to professor of radiology at SNU, and five years later, professor of radiology and urology. Prof. Kim served as associate dean from 2002 to 2004, chair of the department of radiology from 2008 to 2010 and vice-president of SNUH from 2010 to 2013.<br /> His main subspecialty is genitourinary imaging and intervention, and he has 377 publications including 224 SCI-indexed papers, 11 monographs and 12 book chapters. His main works are <em>Radiology Illustrated: Uroradiology</em> and <em>Radiology Illustrated: Gynaecologic Imaging.</em><br /> Prof. Kim was the secretary general of the 11th Congress of the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (WFUMB), which was held in Seoul in 2006. He was one of the key members in upgrading the Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine (KSUM), by giving its annual meeting an international dimension using the <em>‘KSUM Open’ </em>slogan and adopting English as one of the congress languages.<br /> He has been serving the Asian Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (AFSUMB) in various roles since 2001, including council member, treasurer, secretary and president.<br /> He has been involved with the WFUMB for many years as councillor, vice-president, and member of various committees. Currently, he is president-elect of the federation.<br /> At ECR 2018, Seung Hyup Kim 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/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:43:08 +0000 myESR 1190 at https://www.myesr.org Zheng Yu Jin; Beijing/CN https://www.myesr.org/article/1189 <span property="schema:name">Zheng Yu Jin; Beijing/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="2017-12-04T13:43:07+00:00">Mon, 12/04/2017 - 14:43</span> <div class="row p-relative"> <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-12"> <p><strong>In recognition of his outstanding accomplishments as educator, and for his unique role in advancing radiological techniques in China, Professor Zheng Yu Jin from Beijing, China, will be awarded ESR Honorary Membership at ECR 2018.</strong></p> <p>Zheng Yu Jin is a director, professor and doctoral tutor of the Beijing Union Medical College Hospital and principal of the Ministry of state-level key disciplines. He is also director of the Beijing Union Medical College Medical Imaging Department and chairman of the Chinese Society of Radiology.<br /> Prof. Jin has been engaged in diagnostic imaging and interventional radiology for more than 30 years. From 1990, he has carried out new radiological techniques, such as bronchial artery interventional therapy in haemoptysis, coronary artery and intracranial arterial thrombolysis and dual-source CT coronary angiography, to explore the relevant technical standards, which were recognised by domestic and foreign guidelines. Since 2000, he has taken a global lead in the design and development of magnetic resonance whole-body diffusion-weighted imaging for the assessment of malignant tumours and MR guided focused ultrasound therapy, and conduction of multi-centre study in China.<br /> Prof. Jin has conducted many national key research projects and won the second prize of National Science and Technology Progress, the first prize of Scientific and Technological Progress by the Ministry of Health, first prize in Science and Technology, second prize of Huaxia Medical Science and Technology, and many more. He has published over 120 articles and 8 professional books.<br /> Prof. Jin has been leading medical school education, adult education, continuing education and other different levels of teaching over the years. He introduced foreign advanced group discussions and the interactive feedback system. He has received the National Top Quality Courses and Textbook for Higher Education in Beijing awards and the Excellent Teaching Team of Beijing award, among others.<br /> Under his leadership, the Beijing Union Medical College Hospital has been elected best department in China’s best specialist reputation ranking list, contributing to the development of domestic imaging diagnosis and interventional medicine, and leading the field of radiology in China.<br /> Prof. Jin has given several invited keynote speeches on radiology in China and Asia throughout the world, bringing Chinese radiology onto the international stage.<br /> Prof. Jin has received the honorary title of Outstanding Teacher of Central Health, Outstanding Young and Middle-aged Specialist, Chinese Physician Award and Beijing Excellent Teacher.<br /> At ECR 2018, Professor Jin will be presented with <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/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:43:07 +0000 myESR 1189 at https://www.myesr.org Richard L. Ehman; Rochester, MN/US https://www.myesr.org/article/1188 <span property="schema:name">Richard L. Ehman; Rochester, MN/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="2017-12-04T13:43:07+00:00">Mon, 12/04/2017 - 14:43</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 as educator and researcher, and his pioneering work in developing new imaging technologies, Professor Richard L. Ehmann from Rochester, United States, will receive ESR Honorary Membership at ECR 2018.</strong></p> <p>Richard L. Ehman is a professor of radiology and the Blanche R. &amp; Richard J. Erlanger Professor of Medical Research at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He is also an Emeritus member of the Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees.<br /> Prof. Ehman received his bachelor’s degree in physics and his medical degree from the University of Saskatchewan, and completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at the University of Calgary in Canada. He then pursued a research fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco, and a clinical fellowship at the Mayo Clinic, before joining the faculty there in 1985.<br /> Prof. Ehman is known for his contributions in clinical practice, education, research and leadership. His research programme focused on developing new imaging technologies, such as magnetic resonance elastography, which was pioneered in his laboratory. He is an inventor, holding more than 60 U.S. and foreign patents. Many of these inventions have been commercialised and are widely used in medical care.<br /> He has served as chair of the Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Study Section of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), as a member of the Advisory Council of the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering of the NIH, and as a member of the Council of Councils of the NIH.<br /> Prof. Ehman was awarded the Gold Medal of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine in 1995 for his research contributions and the Outstanding Researcher Award of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in 2006. He was elected to the National Academy of Medicine (formerly the Institute of Medicine) of the National Academies of Science in 2010 and named Mayo Clinic Distinguished Investigator in 2014. He was awarded the Gold Medal of the Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology in 2016 and was inducted into the National Academy of Inventors in 2017.<br /> Prof. Ehman has served as president of many professional organisations, including the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (2002–03), the Academy of Radiology Research (2012–14), and the Society for Body Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance (2013–14). He served as President of the RSNA in 2017.</p> <p>At ECR 2018, Richard Ehman will be presented with <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/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:43:07 +0000 myESR 1188 at https://www.myesr.org Gloria Soto Giordani, Santiago/CL https://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/styles/header_sm_min_width_1200px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=bGE39Gf9 1x" media="all and (min-width: 1200px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (max-width: 1199px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_1199px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=dXqobhnb 1x" media="all and (min-width: 992px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (max-width: 991px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_991px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=qR8hz2Wu 1x" media="all and (min-width: 768px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <source srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58 1x" media="all and (max-width: 767px)" type="image/jpeg"/> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/header_sm_max_width_767px/public/2016-10/7.jpg?itok=va7z_w58" alt="ESR" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </picture> </i> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:14:44 +0000 moderator 1041 at https://www.myesr.org