Description: The SRU Program Committee plans the educational content of the annual meeting.  The Program committee works with the executive board and administrative staff to plan the format and content of each of the educational sessions.  Members of the program committee organize and moderate specific sessions at the annual meeting.

 

Chair: Jason M Wagner (Oklahoma University)

Vice Chair: Theodora A Potretzke (Mayo Clinic)

Board Liaison

Members:

Carol B Benson (Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Jennings M Clingan (Mayo Clinic Florida)
Terry S Desser (Stanford University)
Corinne Deurdulian (University of Southern California)
Yoshimi Endo (Hospital for Special Surgery)
Ghaneh Fananapazir (Mayo Clinic Arizona)
David T Fetzer (UT Southwestern Medical Center)
Gowthaman Gunabushanam (Yale University)
Jill E Langer (Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania)
Ogonna K Nwawka (Hospital for Special Surgery)
Edward Oliver (Radiology Associates of Children's Hospital)
Liina Poder (University of California San Francisco)
Michelle L Robbin (University of Alabama Hospital)
Shuchi K Rodgers (Thomas Jefferson University)
Judy H Squires (Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh)
Lori M Strachowski (San Francisco General Hospital)
Darcy J Wolfman (Johns Hopkins University)
Jade Wong Cheong (University of Maryland Medical Center)

 

 

Description: The SRU Membership and Outreach committee focuses on maintaining and growing membership of the SRU and connecting with current members of our society for continued engagement. Members of this committee interface with all aspects of the SRU to help facilitate communications regarding the opportunities in education, research, and teaching.

 

Chair: Sheila Sheth (NYU Langone)

Vice Chair: Margarita V Revzin (Yale University School of Medicine)

Board Liaison: Mark E Lockhart (University of Alabama at Birmingham)

Members:

Lauren F Alexander
Javad R Azadi (Johns Hopkins University)
Deborah Baumgarten (Mayo Clinic Jacksonville)
Harris L Cohen (Lebonheur Children's Hospital)
Akshya Gupta (University of Rochester)
Mark E Lockhart (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Ruchi Shrestha (Charlotte Radiology)
Roya Sohaey (Oregon Health Science University)
Krista E Suarez-Weiss
Eugenio Zalaquett (Red de Salud UC-Christus)

 

 

Description: The SRU Research Committee is involved in promoting research projects involving newer applications of diagnostic sonography, theranostic sonography, clinical trials, and any innovative applications. The Research Committee evaluates research proposals, research abstracts, and electronic exhibits for the SRU meeting.  and evaluates and approves  seed grants for SRU investigators. Members monitor new opportunities for NIH/NCI funding from the Academy of Radiologic Research, which is supported by the SRU. 

 

Chair: Arthur C Fleischer (Vanderbilt University Medical Center)

Vice Chair: Manjiri K Dighe (University of Washington Medical Center)

Board Liaison: Mark E Lockhart (University of Alabama at Birmingham)

Members:

Carol E Barnewolt (Boston Children's Hospital)
Carol B Benson (Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Sherwin S Chan (Children's Mercy Hospital)
Anil Chauhan (University of Minnesota)
Ghaneh Fananapazir (Mayo Clinic Arizona)
Myra K Feldman (Cleveland Clinic)
Yang Guo 
Akshya Gupta (University of Rochester)
Priyanka Jha (University of California San Francisco)
Aman Khurana (University of Kentucky)
Mark E Lockhart (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Mariam Moshiri (Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
Phillips H Catherine (Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
Michelle L Robbin (University of Alabama Hospital)
Luyao Shen (Stanford University)

 

 

 

Description: The SRU Corporate Affairs Committee is responsible for fostering relationships and maintaining liaisons with the various commercial and industrial corporations that interact with the Society. The Committee monitors ways in which the resources available in the industrial and commercial sectors can be utilized by the Society and, in turn, how the Society can cooperate with the industrial and commercial sector to meets its standards and objectives. The Committee is responsible for fund-raising activities and obtaining corporate sponsorships necessary for any Society activity or program. The Committee is responsible for arrangements or activities involving corporate participation or interaction with the general membership meeting. 

 

Chair: Richard G Barr (Radiology Consultants Inc.)

Vice Chair: Thomas C Winter (University of Utah Medical Center)

Board Liaison: Dahiya Nirvikar (Mayo Clinic Phoenix)

Members:

Carol B Benson (Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Marcela Bohm-Velez (Weinstein Imaging)
Nirvikar Dahiya (Mayo Clinic Phoenix)
Daniel R Swerdlow (Georgetown University Hospital)
Thomas C Winter (University of Utah Medical Center)

 

 

 

Description: The SRU Professional Practice and Standards (PPS) committee maintains the SRU roster on ACR Practice Parameters that involve ultrasound. Practice Parameters promote the safe and effective use of imaging by describing specific training, skills, techniques and recommended conduct. The goal of the Practice Parameters is to narrow the variability among radiology practices and provide guidance to achieve quality in radiology. They are based on analysis of current literature, expert opinion, open forum commentary and formal consensus. For SRU members, co-authoring an ACR Practice Parameter may result in a publication. The PPS committee serves as a resource and source of advice for SRU representatives on the parameter committees. The committee notifies the SRU membership regarding new published ultrasound standards and coding changes.

 

Chair: Wui K Chong (MD Anderson Cancer Center)

Vice Chair: Ansley Lynn Fordham (University of North Carolina)

Board Liaison: Mindy M Horrow (Albert Einstein Medical Center)

Members:

Rochelle F Andreotti (Vanderbilt University College of Medicine)
Javad R Azadi (Johns Hopkins University)
Tharakeswara K Bathala (MD Anderson Cancer Center)
Mindy M Horrow (Albert Einstein Medical Center)
Malak Itani (Washington University St. Louis)
Adib Karam (Brown University)
Nadia J Khati (George Washington University Hospital)
Jean Lee
Kathryn McGillen (Penn State Hershey Medical Center)
Laurence Needleman (Thomas Jefferson University)
Margarita V Revzin (Yale University School of Medicine)
Ashish P Wasnik (University of Michigan Health System)

 

 

 

Description: The SRU Education and Outreach Committee is dedicated to training the next generation of Radiologists in ultrasound.  Members coordinate educational endeavors throughout the year as well as during the annual SRU meeting. Responsibilities include the popular “Lobby Talks” during the annual meeting, webinars held throughout the year between the annual meetings, and ultrasound curriculum guidelines for training programs.

 

Chair: Christopher Fung (University of Alberta)

Vice Chair

Board Liaison: Mark E Lockhart (University of Alabama at Birmingham)

Members:

Lauren F Alexander
Quinn Baker
Carol B Benson (Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Maitray D Patel (Weinstein Imaging)
Paul D Burrowes
Ellen M Chung (Nationwide Children's Hospital)
Harris L Cohen (LeBonheur Children's Hospital)
Malak Itani (Washington University St. Louis)
Jill A Jones (Kansas University Medical Center)
Jean Lee
Stefanie Y Lee (Hamilton Health Sciences)
Mark E Lockhart (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Chad Miller (Duke University Medical Center)
Margarita V Revzin (Yale University School of Medicine)
Mark D Sugi (University of California San Francisco)

 

 

 

Description: The SRU Electronic Forum committee oversees the SRU Forum, a place for members, fellows, and others interested in ultrasound to have a space for communication regarding all things ultrasound. Members of this committee monitor the site for new posts, facilitate conversations, and provide interesting or instructive cases.

 

Chair: Maitray D Patel (Mayo Clinic Phoenix)

Vice Chair: Stefanie Y Lee (Hamilton Health Sciences)

Board Liaison: Mary C Frates (Brigham and Women's Hospital)

Members:

Melanie P Caserta (Mayo Clinic)
David T Fetzer (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)
Mary C Frates (Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Jill A Jones (Kansas University Medical Center)
Ann E Podrasky (Baptist Health South Florida)
Thummalakunta Laxmi Narasimha Praveen (Abhishek's Institute of Imageology)

 

 

 

Description: The SRU Website Committee is responsible for ensuring that the face of the SRU on the internet (http://sru.org) remains functional, relevant, and up to date. This includes maintenance of content, suggestions for new content and links, and collaboration with other SRU committees to ensure robust representation of what the SRU has to offer for members and non-members alike.

 

Chair: Barton F Lane (University of Maryland School of Medicine)

Vice Chair: David T Fetzer (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)

Board Liaison: Mary C Frates (Brigham and Women's Hospital)

Members:

Adrian Dawkins (University of Kentucky)
Mary C Frates (Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Malak Itani (Washington University St. Louis)
Dorothy Shum (University of California San Francisco)
Jade Wong Cheong (University of Maryland Medical Center)
Alan Woronoff (Abington Memorial Hospital)

 

 

 

Description: The SRU Social Media Committee enhances the online presence and engagement of the SRU, manages the social media activities of the SRU and works to engage SRU members through the Society’s active social media outlets.  The committee produces and promotes content that showcases the activities and scholarship of the SRU.  A primary activity of the social media committee is posting the weekly interesting case “What is your sound diagnosis?” across social media platforms.   

 

Chair: Melanie P Caserta (Mayo Clinic)

Vice Chair: Tara A Morgan (University of California San Francisco)

Board Liaison: Mary C Frates (Brigham and Women's Hospital)

Liaison to Website: Barton F Lane (University of Maryland School of Medicine)

Members:

Anita Ankola (University of Florida-Jacksonville)
Jennings M Clingan (Mayo Clinic Florida)
Marta Flory
Mary C Frates (Brigham and Women's Hospital)
Christopher Fung (University of Alberta)
Lori Mankowski Gettle (University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinic)
Malak Itani (Washington University St. Louis)
Barton F Lane (University of Maryland School of Medicine)
Rachael Latshaw (Christiana Care Health System)
Catherin H Phillips (Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
Preethi Raghu (University of California San Francisco)
Kanupriya Vijay (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)

 

 

 

Description

 

Members:

John J. Cronan (Rhode Island Hospital)
Maitray Patel (Mayo Clinic - Phoenix)
Nirvikar Dahiya (Mayo Clinic - Phoenix)
Peter M. Doubilet (Brigham and Women's Hospital)