University of Michigan promotes Kazerooni
April 11, 2018 -- The University of Michigan Medical School has named Dr. Ella Kazerooni as interim chair of its department of radiology.
Mukherji cleared, reinstated in Nassar case
April 5, 2018 -- A Michigan State University inquiry has found that radiology department chief Dr. Suresh Mukherji did not engage in any wrongdoing in connection with the university's investigation of Dr. Larry Nassar, the USA Gymnastics team physician convicted of sexually abusing gymnasts.
Digirad CFO to leave company
April 4, 2018 -- The chief financial officer (CFO) of nuclear medicine equipment and services firm Digirad is leaving the company, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
AHRA executive director Cronin set to retire
March 29, 2018 -- Longtime AHRA CEO Ed Cronin has decided to retire at the end of 2018, completing a 14-year tenure with the association.
AIUM members elect new leaders
March 29, 2018 -- American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) members have elected new leaders to the organization's executive committee, board of governors, and communities of practices. These leaders will work to support the AIUM's mission of advancing the safe and effective use of medical ultrasound.
SIR appoints new president, names new council members
March 21, 2018 -- The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) has named Dr. Victoria Marx as its president for 2018-2019.
VA taps Shrestha to lead interoperability initiative
March 20, 2018 -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has asked Dr. Rasu Shrestha of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center to lead its VA Open Application Programming Interface pledge, an initiative that aims to drive interoperability for electronic health records.
Varex Imaging taps new VP for China
March 8, 2018 -- X-ray components firm Varex Imaging has named Shaohua Liang as vice president and managing director for China.
SDMS mourns death of Donald W. Baker
February 28, 2018 -- The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) is mourning the death on February 27 of Donald W. Baker, a pioneer in the field of medical ultrasound, particularly in Doppler technology.
Immelt joins board of Radiology Partners
February 21, 2018 -- Former GE chief executive Jeffrey Immelt has joined the board of directors of Radiology Partners.