SPR Committees and Task Forces* - 2018-2019

Society/Organizational Committees

Bylaws

Peter J. Strouse, MD, FACR, Chair
Taylor Chung, MD

Michael J. Callahan, MD

Laura Z. Fenton, MD, FACR

Susan Palasis, MD

 

Ethics

To be appointed...

Finance

Avrum N. Pollock, MD, FRCPC, Chair
Narendra S. Shet, MD
Amit S. Sura, MD
Neil Vachhani, MD
Shannon G. Farmakis, MD
Stephen F. Simoneaux, MD
Christopher I. Cassady, MD, FAAP
J. Damien Grattan-Smith, MBBS
Cynthia K. Rigsby, MD, FACR

History

Alan Schlesinger, MD, Historian 
N. Thorne Griscom, MD, Consultant

 

Honors

Brian D. Coley, MD, FACR, FAIUM, Chair

James S. Donaldson, MD, FACR

Diego Jaramillo, MD, MPH

Informatics

Safwan S. Halabi, MD, Chair

Jeannie K. Kwon, MD, Vice Chair
Steven L. Blumer, MD
Brian D. Handly, MD
Mai-Lan Ho, MD
Neil U. Lall, MD
Annie Lim, DO
Morgan McBee, MD
Saad A. Ranginwala, MD
Marla BK Sammer, MD
Uygar  Teomete, MD
Alexander J. Towbin, MD, Advisory
Esben S. Vogelius, MD
Evan J. Zucker, MD

Judiciary

To be appointed...

 

Nominating

Peter J. Strouse, MD, FACR, Chair
Judy A. Estroff, MD
Richard E. Heller, III, MD, MBA
Tara L. Holm, MD
Sabah Servaes, MD
Raymond W. Sze, MD
Stephan D. Voss, MD, PhD

 





 



Public Policy

David W. Swenson, MD, Chair
Aparna Annam, DO, Vice Chair
Patricia T. Acharya, MD
Neil Anand, MD
Richard A. Barth, MD, FACR, FAAP
Richard M. Benator, MD, FACR, Advisory
Andrew J. Degnan, MD
Kate A. Feinstein, MD, FACR
Michael L. Francavilla, MD
Marta Hernanz-Schulman, MD, FACR, Advisory
Susan D. John, MD, FACR
Michael E. Katz, MD, FACR
Asef B. Khwaja, MD
Beth M. Kline-Fath, MD
Annie Lim, DO
Lauren Y. Peng, MD
Anil G. Rao, DMRD, DNB
Erica L. Riedesel, MD
Summit H. Shah, MD
Susan Sotardi, MD
Jonathan Swanson, MD

 

Publications

Ethan A. Smith, MD, Chair

Andrew T. Trout, MD, Vice Chair

Michael J. Callahan, MD, Ex Officio

Johan G. Blickman, MD, PhD
Sarah J. Menashe, MD
Ashok Panigrahy, MD

Sumit Pruthi, MD

Pooja D. Thakrar, MD

Peter J. Strouse, MD, FACR, Editor

Brian D. Coley, MD, FACR, Assistant Editor

Geetika Khanna, MD, MS, Assistant Editor

Cynthia K. Rigsby, MD, FACR, Assistant Editor

Representatives

Richard A. Barth, MD, FACR, FAAP ARR

Donald P. Frush, MD, FACR, ABR

Richard B. Gunderman, MD, PhD, FACR, ACR

Maria Gisela Mercado-Deane, MD, AAP


Website

Benjamin Taragin, MD, Chair and Web Editor

Kiery A. Braithwaite, MD
Matthew R. Hammer, MD
Peter A. Marcovici, MD, Assistant Web Editor – Unknown Case
Amy R. Mehollin-Ray, MD, Assistant Web Editor – Specialties Pages
Anh-Vu H. Ngo, MD, Assistant Web Editor – Social Media
Mahesh M. Thapa, MD, Assistant Web Editor – Education
Lincoln M. Wong, MD

Career and Workforce Committees

Fellowship Program Directors

Physician Resources Committee

Rebecca L. Hulett-Bowling, MD, Chair
Kristen B. Thomas, MD, Vice Chair

Ellen M. Chung, MD
Shannon G. Farmakis, MD
Brooke S. Lampl, DO
Janice D. McDaniel, MD
Debbie J. Merinbaum, MD
Melinda Jane Morris, MD
Unni K. Udayasankar, MD

 

Professionalism

Brandon P. Brown, MD, Chair

R. Paul Guillerman, MD, Vice Chair

Patricia Acharya, MD

Rama Ayyala, MD

Micheal A. Breen, MBBCh
Stephen D. Brown, MD
Dorothy I. Bulas, MD, FACR, FAAP
Teresa Chapman, MD, MA
Jeanne G. Hill, MD
Anastasia Hryhorczuk, MD
Susan D. John, MD, FACR
Craig M. Johnson, DO
Pamela M. Ketwaroo, MD
Sarah S. Milla, MD, FAAP
Tina Young Poussaint, MD, FACR
Carrie B. Ruzal-Shapiro, MD
Sabah Servaes, MD
Raymond W. Sze, MD

Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

Ashok Panigrahy, MD, Co-Chair

Stephanie E. Spottswood, MD, MSPH, Co-Chair
Adebunmi Adeyiga, MD
Aparna Annam, DO
Christopher Cassady, MD, President-Elect
Taylor Chung, MD, President
Gregory L. Compton, MBBS
Sarah Desoky, MD
Marta Hernanz-Schulman, MD, FACR
Katrina Hughes, MD
Melanie B. Levin, MD
Maria-Gisela Mercado-Deane, MD
Cindy R. Miller, MD
Kristi Bogan Oatis, MD
Tina Young Poussaint, MD, FACR
Sheena Saleem, MD
Amit S. Sura, MD
Philip Teitelbaum, MD
Adrienne F. Thompson, MD
Chido Vera, MD
Valerie L. Ward, MD, MPH
Lisa Wheelock, MD
Ammie M. White, MD
Sonia Wright, MD

Meetings & Education Committees

Abstract Review (Papers)

Taylor Chung, MD, Chair
Christopher I. Cassady, MD, FAAP, Vice Chair

Dianna Bardo, MD
Sarah D. Bixby, MD
David A. Bloom, MD, FACR
Heather Bray, MD
Alan Brody, MD
Lorna P. Browne, MD
Michael J. Callahan, MD
Nancy A. Chauvin, MD
Govind Chavhan, MD
Kassa Darge, MD, PhD
Jonathan R. Dillman, MD, MSc
James S. Donaldson, MD, FACR
Mark R. Ferguson, MD
Donald P. Frush, MD, FACR
Michael S. Gee, MD, PhD
J. Damien Grattan-Smith, MBBS
R. Paul Guillerman, MD
Roger K. Harned, MD, FACR
Mark J. Hogan, MD
Bamidele Kammen, MD
S. Pinar Karakas, MD
Beth M. Kline-Fath, MD
Rajesh Krishnamurthy, MD
Tal Laor, MD
John D. MacKenzie, MD
M. Beth McCarville, MD
Beverly Newman, MD, FACR
Susan Palasis, MD
John M. Racadio, MD
Janet R. Reid, MD, FRCPC
Cynthia K. Rigsby, MD, FACR
Caroline Robson, MD
Victor J. Seghers, MD, PhD
Dennis W. Shaw, MD
Ethan A. Smith, MD
Mahesh Thapa, MD
Andrew T. Trout, MD
Teresa Victoria, MD, PhD
Stephan D. Voss, MD, PhD
Jason P. Weinman, MD

Posters

Sarah S. Milla, MD, FAAP, Chair

Sarah D. Bixby, MD, Vice Chair

Anjum N. Bandarkar, MD

Madhan Bosemani, MD
Kiery A. Braithwaite, MD
Micheal A. Breen, MD
Maria A. Calvo-Garcia, MD
Gulraiz A. Chaudry, MBChB, MRCP, FRCR
Kassa Darge, MD, PhD
Nilesh Desai, MD
Paula Dickson, MD
Steven Don, MD
Eric Eutsler, MD
Judith A. Gadde, DO, MBA
Anne Gill, MD
Leslie E. Hirsig, MD
Thierry A.G.M. Huisman, MD
J. Herman Kan, MD
Neha S. Kwatra, MD
Maria F. Ladino-Torres, MD
Shailee V. Lala, MD
Jonathan M. Loewen, MD
Adeka D. McIntosh, MD
Craig S. Mitchell, DO, MA
Jonathan G. Murnick, MD
Helen R. Nadel, MD, FRCPC
Srikala Narayanan, MD
Hansel J. Otero, MD
Daniel J. Podberesky, MD
Sanjay P. Prabhu, MD
Janet R. Reid, MD, FRCPC
Susan E. Sharp, MD
Manrita K. Sidhu, MD
Bruno P. Soares, MD
Aylin Tekes-Brady, MD
Paul G. Thacker, MD
Stephanie B. Theut, MD
Alex J. Towbin, MD
Jason Tsai, MD
Jennifer Vaughn, MD
Nghia (Jack) Vo, MD
Ewa M. Wasilewska, MD
Arash R. Zandieh, MD

 


Imaging Technologist Abstracts

Chris Harris, Chair
Laura Gruber, Co-Chair
Stuart Brice
Brian Fox
Chuck Fritz
Lynne Hamer
Todd Lehkamp
M. Craig Morriss, MD
Steve Simoneaux, MD
Dan Smock

Meeting - Curriculum

Taylor Chung, MD
Program Director and Paper Committee Chair
Sarah D. Bixby, MD
Poster Committee Vice Chair and Workshop Director
Christopher I. Cassady, MD, FAAP
Paper Committee Vice Chair
R. Paul Guillerman, MD
Workshop Director
S. Pinar Karakas, MD 
Postgraduate Course Director
Sarah S. Milla, MD, FAAP
Poster Committee Chair 
Janet R. Reid, MD, FRCPC
Postgraduate Course Director

Education - Curriculum

Christopher I. Cassady, Chair

Sarah S. Milla, MD, FAAP, Vice Chair
Michael J. Callahan, MD
Monica Epelman, MD
Laura Z. Fenton, MD
Liliane H. Gibbs, MD
Damien Grattan-Smith, MBBS
Safwan Halabi, MD
Daniel J. Podberesky, MD
Sanjay P. Prabhu, MBBS FRCR
Janet R. Reid, MD
Michele Retrouvey, MD
Cynthia K. Rigsby, MD, FACR
Peter J. Strouse, MD, FACR
Benjamin H. Taragin, MD
Mahesh M. Thapa, MD, BS
Smyrna Tuburan, MD
Laura J. Varich, MD
Kevin Wong, DO

Abdominal Imaging

Roster

Jonathan R. Dillman, MD, MSc, Chair

Sudha A. Anupindi, MD, Vice Chair

Lauren W. Averill, MD

Govind B. Chavhan, MD, DNB, DABR

Ellen M. Chung, MD

Meryle Eklund, MD

Hansel J. Otero, MD

Daniel J. Podberesky, MD

Anil G. Rao, DMRD, DNB

Gary R. Schooler, MD

Ethan A. Smith, MD

Andrew T. Trout, MD

 

 

Cardiac Imaging

Roster

Lorna P. Browne, MBBS, Chair
Maryam Ghadimi Mahani, MD, Vice Chair
David M. Biko, MD
Joo Y. Cho, MD
Joseph Davis, MD
Mark R. Ferguson, MD
Jamie Frost, DO
Preetam Gongidi, MD
Brian Handly, MD
Eric Hoggard, MD
Siddharth P. Jadhav, MD
Christopher Keup, MD
Ramkumar Krishnamurthy, PhD
Christopher Lam, MD
Karen Lyons, MB, BCh, BAO
Ladonna J. Malone, MD
Prakash M. Masand, MD
Erin Opfer, MD
Cynthia K. Rigsby, MD, FACR, Advisory
Mike Seed, MBBS
Laureen M. Sena, MD, Advisory
Ting Y. Tao, MD, PhD
Smyrna Tuburan, MD

Child Abuse Imaging

Roster

Sabah Servaes, MD, Chair

Arabinda K. Choudhary, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR, Vice Chair

David A. Bloom, MD

Karen Blumberg, MD, FACR

Tejaswini K. Deshmukh, MD
Michael F. Fadell, II, MD
Laura L. Hayes, MD
Gary L. Hedlund, DO
Muhammad N. Khan, MD
Jeannie K. Kwon, MD
Shailee V. Lala, MD
Megan B. Marine, MD
Bradley A. Maxfield, MD
Kenneth L. Mendelson, MD
James S. Meyer, MD
David M. Mirsky, MD
Joelle Moreno, JD
Michael A. Murati, MD
Sandeep Narang, MD
Susan Palasis, MD
Ashishkumar K. Parikh, MD
Jeannette M. Perez-Rossello, MD, FACR
Cory Pfeifer, MD, FAAP
Veronica J. Rooks, MD
Daniel M. Schwartz, MD
Dana S. Schwartz, MD
V. Michelle Silvera, MD
Heba S. Takrouri, MBBS
Chido Vera, MD
Gregory A. Vorona, MD
Matthew A. Zapala, MD, PhD
Stephen D. Brown, MD, Advisory
Richard I. Markowitz, MD, FACR, Advisory
Peter J. Strouse, MD, FACR, Advisory

Contrast Enhanced US*

Roster

M. Beth McCarville, MD, Chair
Susan J. Back, MD, Vice Chair
Patricia T. Acharya, MD
Carol E. Barnewolt, MD
Joo Y. Cho, MD
Kassa Darge, MD, PhD, Advisory
Reza Daugherty, MD
Lynn A. Fordham, MD, FACR
Ami Gokli, MD
Preetam Gongidi, DO
Misun Hwang, MD
Jeannie K. Kwon, MD
Annie Lim, DO
Martha M. Munden, MD
Harriet J. Paltiel, MD
Judy H. Squires, MD
Abhay S. Srinivasan, MD


Task Force Objectives

  • Help promote contrast ultrasound (CEUS) as a useful, low cost, radiation free imaging modality in pediatric imaging.
  • Develop relationships with manufacturers, regulators, media, other imaging organizations, and appropriate advocacy groups.
  • Explore ways of developing CEUS as a useful, practical imaging tool, including clinical trials and off label use.
  • Encourage scientific research involving CEUS
  • Help educate SPR members, pediatricans, and parents about the benefits of CEUS in pediatric imaging.
  • Help coordinate/support multicenter clinical trials involving CEUS

CT

Roster

John D. MacKenzie, MD, Chair

Prakash M. Masand, MD, Vice Chair
Sheila C. Berlin, MD, Advisory
Tushar Chandra, MBBS, MD
Apeksha Chaturvedi, MD
Joo Y. Cho, MD
Kara G. Gill, MD
Aparna Joshi, MD
Grace S. Phillips, MD
Karuna V. Shekdar, MD
Richard Southard, MD
Jason P. Weinman, MD
Sjirk J. Westra, MD

ER & Trauma Imaging

Roster

Susan D. John MD, FACR, Chair

Michael R Aquino, MD, Vice Chair

Sandra M. Allbery, MD
Joseph T. Davis, MD
Tejaswini K. Deshmukh, MD
David Dinan, MD
Michael P. George, MD
Ashwin Hegde, MD, FRCPC
Jeanne G. Hill, MD
Victor M. Ho-Fung, MD
Tara L. Holm, MD
James D. Ingram, MD, FACR
Paul J. Iskander, MD
Jennifer H. Johnston, MD
Summer Kaplan, MD
George C. Koberlein, MD
Jonathan M. Loewen, MD
Hillel Maresky, MD
Michael A. Murati, MD
Michael P. Nasser, MD
Jennifer Veltkamp, MD

Fetal Imaging

Roster

Teresa Victoria, MD, PhD, Chair
Mariana L. Meyers, MD, Vice Chair
Rama S. Ayyala, MD
Richard A. Barth, MD, FACR, FAAP
Micheal A. Breen, MBBCh  
Brandon P. Brown, MD
Dorothy I. Bulas, MD, FACR, FAAP
Christopher I. Cassady, MD
Gabrielle C. Colleran, MD
Patricia Cornejo, MD
Nilesh Desai, MD
Ryne A. Didier, MD
Michael S. Gee, MD, PhD
Luis Goncalves, MD
Carolina V. Guimaraes, MD
Camilo Jaimes Cobos, MD
Pamela M. Ketwaroo, MD
Paggie Kim, MD
Beth M. Kline-Fath, MD
Amy B. Kolbe, MD
Jennifer Kucera, MD
Leann E. Linam, MD
David M. Mirsky, MD
Usha D. Nagaraj, MD
Edward R. Oliver, MD
Erika Rubesova, MD

Interventional

Roster

Manish N. Patel, DO, Chair

Leah E. Braswell, MD, Vice Chair

Michael R. Acord, MD
Joseph T. Davis, MD
Matthew P. Lungren, MD
Anne Gill, MD
Radu Nicolaescu, MD
Raja Shaikh, MD
Timothy R. Singewald, MD
Abhay S. Srinivasan, MD
Ranjith Vellody, MD
Fabiola C. Weber, MD

MR

Roster

Michael S. Gee, MD, PhD, Chair

Govind B. Chavhan, MD DNB, Vice Chair
Sudha A. Anupindi, MD
Sherwin S. Chan, MD
Tushar Chandra, MBBS, MD
Apeksha Chaturvedi, MD
Taylor Chung, MD, Advisory
Jesse Courtier, MD
Jorge H. Davila-Acosta, MD
Shahnaz Ghahremani Koureh, MD
Mai-Lan Ho, MD
Camilo Jaimes Cobos, MD
Hee-Kyung Kim, MD
Amy B. Kolbe, MD
Archana Malik, MD
Michael M. Moore, MD
Hansel J. Otero, MD
Skorn Ponrartana, MD
Anil G. Rao, DMRD, DNB
Gary R. Schooler, MD
Mitchell L. Simon, MD
Susan Sotardi, MD
Gayathri Sreedher, MD
Unni K. Udayasankar, MD
Shreyas S. Vasanawala, MD, PhD, Advisory
Teresa Victoria, MD, PhD
Esben Vogelius, MD

 

MSK Imaging

Roster

Jerry R. Dwek, MD, Chair
Arthur B. Meyers, MD, Vice Chair
Sebastien Benali, MD
Sarah D. Bixby, MD
Tushar Chandra, MBBS, MD
Nancy A. Chauvin, MD
Andrew J. Degnan, MD
Kirsten Ecklund, MD
Eric Eutsler, MD
R. Paul Guillerman, MD
Matthew R. Hammer, MD
Siddharth P. Jadhav, MD
Shawn E. Kamps, MD
Hee-Kyung Kim, MD
Archana Malik, MD
Tracey R. Mehlman, MD
Jie C. Nguyen, MD, MS
Allison K. Person, MD
Jonathan Samet, MD
Amisha J. Shah, MD
Mahesh M. Thapa, MD, BS
Andy Tsai, MD
Jennifer Veltkamp, MD

Neonatal Imaging

Roster

Rama S. Ayyala, MD, Chair
Emily M. Janitz, DO, Vice Chair
Krista L. Birkemeier, MD
Judy A. Estroff, MD
Kara G. Gill, MD
Mai-Lan Ho, MD
Tara L. Holm, MD
Misun Hwang, MD
Shailee V. Lala, MD
Brooke S. Lampl, DO
David W. McDonald, MD
Richard Parad, MD
Pallavi Sagar, MD
Cassandra M. Sams, MD
Mitchell L. Simon, MD
Jennifer L. Williams, MD

Neuroradiology

Roster

Dennis W. Shaw, MD, Chair
Thierry AGM Huisman, MD, Vice Chair
Mariaem M. Andres, MD
Ravi Bhargava, MD
Timothy N. Booth, MD
Shankar Srinivas Ganapathy, MD
Carolina V. Guimaraes, MD
Mai-Lan Ho, MD
Susan Palasis, MD
Sumit Pruthi, MD
Gaurav Saigal, MD
Rupa Radhakrishnan, MBBS
Raghu H. Ramakrishnaiah, MD
Caroline D. Robson, MBChB
Nancy K. Rollins, MD
Matthew T. Whitehead, MD
Jason N. Wright, MD
Charles R. Fitz, MD, Advisory

Nuclear Medicine

Roster

Helen R. Nadel, MD, FRCPC, Chair
Victor J. Seghers, MD, Vice Chair

Adina L. Alazraki, MD, FAAP
Deepa R. Biyyam, MB BS
Sachin Kumbhar, MD
Neha S. Kwatra, MD
Hollie A. Lai, MD
Maria R. Ponisio, MD
Sabah Servaes, MD
Summit H. Shah, MD, MPH
Lisa J. States, MD
S. Ted Treves, MD
Stephan D. Voss, MD, PhD
Jennifer L. Williams, MD

 

 

Oncology

Roster

Adina L. Alazraki, MD, FAAP, Chair
Susan E. Sharp, MD, Vice Chair
Govind B. Chavhan, MD DNB

Kelly R. Dietz, MD
Meryle Eklund, MD
Anne Gill, MD
Sue C. Kaste, DO
Muhammad N. Khan, MD
Geetika Khanna, MD, MS
Arzu Kovanlikaya, MD
Irit R. Maianski, MD
M. Beth McCarville, MD
Erika Pace, MD
Marguerite T. Parisi, MD, MS
Edward J. Richer, MD
Judy H. Squires, MD
Lisa J. States, MD
Stephan D. Voss, MD, PhD
Sireesha Yedururi, MD

Post-Mortem Imaging*

Roster

Mary P. Harty MD, Chair

Pierre J. Schmit, MD, Vice Chair

Mutaz Alassar, MD

Lucia Carpineta, MD
William R. Carter, MD
Kristin Fickenscher, MD
Sharon W. Gould, MD
Timothy Higgins, MD
Jeanne G. Hill, MD
Tatum S. Johnson, MD
Muhammad N. Khan, MD
Amy R. Mehollin-Ray, MD
Elka Miller, MD
Melinda J. Morris, MD
Nina Stein, MD

Quality & Safety

Roster

Ramesh S. Iyer, MD
Raymond W. Sze, MD, Vice Chair
Einat Blumfield, MD
Tushar Chandra, MBBS, MD
Govind B. Chavhan, MD DNB
Thomas R. Goodman, MBBCh
Muhammad N. Khan, MD
Michael M. Moore, MD
Christina L. Sammet, PhD
Arta-Luana Stanescu, MD
David W. Swenson, MD
Chido Vera, MD
Amy C. Danehy, MD
Aparna Joshi, MD
Ammie M. White, MD

Thoracic Imaging

Roster

Paul G. Thacker, MD, Chair

Sarah Desoky, MD, Vice Chair
Savvas Andronikou, FRCR, PhD

David M. Biko, MD
Alan S. Brody, MD
Matthew Cooper, MD
Monica Epelman, MD
Robert Fleck, MD
Maryam Ghadimi Mahani, MD
Paul J. Iskander, MD
Manisha Jana, MBBS, MD, FRCR
Arzu Kovanlikaya, MD
David Manson, MD
Beverley Newman, MD, FACR
Pallavi Sagar, MD
Jason P. Weinman, MD
Evan J. Zucker, MD

 


Ultrasound

Roster

Monica Epelman, MD, Chair

Andrew S. Phelps, MD, Vice Chair
Angela J. Beavers, MD
Richard D. Bellah, MD, Advisory
Christian L. Carlson, MD
Tushar Chandra, MBBS, MD
Paul Clark, DO
Harris L. Cohen, MD, FACR
Ricardo Faingold, MD
Rachelle Goldfisher, MD
Kerri Highmore, MD
Arzu Kovanlikaya, MD
Sosamma T. Methratta, MD
HaiThuy N. Nguyen, MD
Rodrigo V. Ozelame, MD
Harriet J. Paltiel, MD
Michele Retrouvey, MD
Erica L. Riedesel, MD
Henrietta Kotlus Rosenberg, MD, FACR
Cicero T. Silva, MD
Judy H. Squires, MD
Neil Vachhani, MD
Dayna M. Weinert, MD
Jonathan R. Wood, MD