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Call Widens for Medicare CT Lung Cancer Screening Coverage

More than 60 patient advocacy and medical organizations have joined a coalition headed by the Lung Cancer Alliance, the American College of Radiology and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, in urging Medicare to cover low dose computed tomography...
29-Sep-2014 3:15 PM EDT

ACR 2015™ Exhibit Hall to Showcase the Best of Radiology

Exhibit sales are now open for ACR 2015™, the all-new annual meeting of the American College of Radiology (ACR), May 17–21, 2015, at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC. This industrywide event — known as The Crossroads of...
4-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Study Confirms CT Lung Cancer Screening is Cost Effective: Full Medicare Coverage Should Follow

Questions regarding effectiveness, infrastructure and cost effectiveness of low-dose computed tomography (CT) screening of those at high risk for lung cancer have now been answered. Medicare should rapidly provide full national coverage for these...
2-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Access to Breast Imaging Varies Across United States

The September 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.
29-Aug-2014 12:15 PM EDT

Medicare Approval of DNA Colorectal Cancer Test Should Lead to Virtual Colonoscopy Coverage

The evidence standard that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) used to approve Medicare coverage of a stool DNA colorectal cancer (CRC) screening test, under a new joint approval process with the Food and Drug Administration, should...
28-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Top Radiologists and Medical Physicist Honored at RLI Leadership Summit

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David C. Levin, MD, FACR, Sarah S. Donaldson, MD, FACR, and Richard L. Morin, PhD, FACR, are the 2014 recipients of the Radiology Leadership Institute® (RLI) Leadership Luminary Award. Levin, Donaldson and Morin were recognized at the recent RLI...
26-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Radiologists to Tackle Today’s Critical Leadership Challenges at 2015 RLI Expedition

Radiology professionals who want to grow and develop as leaders in today’s dynamic health care environment will embark on a unique, three-day leadership challenge at the Radiology Leadership Institute® (RLI) Expedition Feb. 13¬–15, 2015, at...
25-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Gold Medal Recipients Named

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Founding members Robert J. Stanley, MD, FSCBTMR, and John Haaga, MD, FSCBTMR, have been selected as the first recipients of the Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance (SCBT-MR) Gold Medal — the society’s highest honor. The...
20-Aug-2014 1:00 PM 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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