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ACR Offers New Fellowship in Medical Journalism and Publishing

The American College of Radiology (ACR) is now accepting applications for the Bruce J. Hillman Fellowship in Scholarly Publishing. The fellowship is designed to provide a concentrated, two week experience in medical editing, journalism and...
23-Jul-2014 10:50 AM EDT

Hospital-Level Factors Associated With Use of Pediatric Radiation Dose-Reduction Protocols for Head CT

The July issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) focuses on a variety of issues relating to clinical practice, practice management, health services and policy, and radiology education and training.
1-Jul-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Registration Now Open for ACR 2015™ - The First All-Member Meeting

Registration is now open for ACR 2015™ – the first American College of Radiology (ACR) all-member meeting – May 17-21, 2015, at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. Former United States Secretary of State and Joint Chiefs of...
30-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

ACR Backs AMA Recommendation for Universal Coverage of Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening

The American College of Radiology (ACR) applauds and supports today’s vote by the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates to “recommend that coverage of screening low-dose CT (LDCT) scans for patients at high risk for lung cancer...
12-Jun-2014 9:30 AM EDT

Optimizing Emergency Department Imaging Utilization Through Advanced Health Record Technology

The June issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) focuses on a variety of issues relating to clinical practice, practice management, health services and policy, and radiology education and training.
30-May-2014 4:30 PM EDT

CMS Deems NRDR a Qualified Clinical Data Registry

The American College of Radiology National Radiology Data Registry™ has been recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry for the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS).
27-May-2014 3:00 PM EDT

ACR Launches Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center Program

The American College of Radiology (ACR) is now accepting applications for its new ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center program, which recognizes facilities committed to providing quality screening care to patients at the highest risk for lung cancer.
8-May-2014 3:30 PM EDT

ACR, SBI Comments Regarding JAMA Mammography Patient Anxiety Study

Tosteson et al shows that women experience short-term anxiety regarding test results and there are no measurable lasting health effects from a false-positive exam as some previously claimed. Anxiety does not equate to dying from breast cancer. The...
21-Apr-2014 9:50 AM EDT

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World Class Experts Address Today’s Hottest Breast Cancer Issues at 35th National Conference on Breast Cancer

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Renowned breast cancer care experts will address hot-button issues, including tailored breast cancer screening, the role of ultrasound and MRI in women with dense breasts and the latest breast imaging technologies — tomosynthesis and molecular...
8-Mar-2012 2:35 PM EST

Radiation Experts Available

In light of the ongoing nuclear crisis in Japan, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has several radiation experts available for media interviews.
23-Mar-2011 1:15 PM EDT

Radiation Experts Available

In wake of the nuclear crisis in Japan, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has several radiation experts available for media interviews.
17-Mar-2011 12:25 PM EDT

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