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2017-2018 AUR Board of Directors & Committees

Board of Directors

Charge: The Board of Directors is empowered to conduct the business of the Association between annual meetings.

Composition: The Board of Directors will consist of the President, the 2nd most recent Past President, the Immediate Past President, the President-elect, the Vice President, the Secretary, the Treasurer, the Chair of the Bylaws Committee, Chair of Electronic Communication Committee, Chair of the Education Committee, Chair of Development Committee, the Chair of the Finance Committee, Chair of Long Range Planning Committee, Chair of Membership Committee; the Editor of Academic Radiology; the Presidents of the AUR Research and Education Foundation, SCARD, APDR, ACER, AMSER, RRA, RAHSR; the Senior Faculty Advisor of A3CR2; and the representatives of scholarly programs. The President may appoint up to three additional members as Members-at-Large. The A3CR2 President will serve as an ex-officio, non-voting member of the Board of Directors.

Martha B. Mainiero, MD - President
Janet E. Bailey, MD - President-Elect
Petra J. Lewis, MD - Vice President
James V. Rawson, MD - Secretary
Stephen Chan, MD - Treasurer
Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH - Immediate Past President
Gary J. Whitman, MD - Past President
Cheri L. Canon, MD - Member-at-Large
Felix S. Chew, MD, MBA - Member-at-Large
Tessa S. Cook, MD, PhD - Member-at-Large
Paul P. Cronin, MBBCh - Member-at-Large
Marta E. Heilbrun, MD - Member-at-Large
Alexander Norbash, MD - Member-at-Large
Reed A. Omary, MD, MS - Member-at-Large
Priscilla J. Slanetz, MD, MPH - Member-at-Large
Kimberly E. Applegate, MD, MS - AUR R&E Foundation President
Ruth C. Carlos, MD, MS - Chair, GERRAF Program; Chair, ARRALD Program
Jocelyn D. Chertoff, MD, MS - Radiology Management Program
Jonathan H. Chung, MD - Chair, Electronic Communications Committee
Lori Deitte, MD - APDR President
N. Reed Dunnick, MD - Editor, Academic Radiology
Richard B. Gunderman, MD, PhD - Faculty Development Program
Marta E. Heilbrun, MD - RAHSR President
Leon Lenchik, MD - RRA President
Jonathan S. Lewin, MD - SCARD President
Peter S. Liu, MD - A3CR2 Senior Faculty Advisor
Daniel A. Ortiz, MD - A3CR2 President (ex-officio)
James V. Rawson, MD - Chair, Long Range Planning Committee
Pablo R. Ros, MD, MPH - Chair, Development Committee
Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD - Chair, Finance Committee
Pamela W. Schaefer, MD - Chair, Education Committee
Priscilla J. Slanetz, MD, MPH - ACER President
Eric J. Stern, MD - Chair, International Relations Committee
Christopher M. Straus, MD - Chair, Membership Committee
Rathan M. Subramaniam, MD, PhD, MPH - Chair, Research Scholar Program
Emily Webb, MD - AMSER President 
Shane A. Wells, MD - Chair, Bylaws Committee

 


Awards Committee

Charge: The Committee will select recipient(s) of the Memorial and any other awards of the Association whenever deemed appropriate by the Board of Directors. The selection of the Gold Medal Awards will be made by the Gold Medal Award Committee.

Petra J. Lewis, MD (Chair)
Janet E. Bailey, MD
Tharakeswarak Bathala, MD
Aine M. Kelly, MD, MS
Kimi L. Kondo, DO
Peter S. Liu, MD 

Gregory Matthews, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
Anand R. Patel, MD (A3CR2 Representative) 
James V. Rawson, MD
Charles S. Resnik, MD
Pamela W. Schaefer, MD


Bylaws Committee

Charge: The Bylaws Committee will prepare changes in the Bylaws or in the Regulations for presentation to the Board of Directors at the interim and annual meetings of the Association. Upon approval, by the board, they will be presented to the membership at the annual meeting at the direction of the President. The chair of the Bylaws Committee will serve as Parliamentarian during the annual business meeting and during the interim meeting of the Association.

Composition: Chair and undefined number of members appointed by the President.

Shane A. Wells, MD (Chair)
Paul P. Cronin, MBBCh
Zachary Nuffer, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
Marion E. Scoggins, MD
Lucy Spalluto, MD
Shiliang Sun, MD
Stephanie P. Yen, MD


Development Committee

Charge: The Development Committee will explore sources of revenue to help support the activities of the AUR.

Composition: The Development Committee will consist of the AUR President-elect, Vice President, representatives of AUR, SCARD, APDR, ACER, AMSER, RRA, RAHSR, A3CR2, the Editor of Academic Radiology, the Chair of the Finance Committee, and the representatives of any other corporately funded, jointly sponsored programs. The President may appoint additional members. The chair of the Development Committee will also serve on the Finance Committee.

Pablo R. Ros, MD, MPH (Chair)
Kimberly E. Applegate, MD, MS
Janet E. Bailey, MD
Johan G. Blickman, MD, PhD
Ruth C. Carlos, MD, MS
Stephen Chan, MD
Paul P. Cronin, MBBCh
N. Reed Dunnick, MD
Ajay Gupta, MD
Robert Hobohm, MD (A3CR2Representative)
Aine M. Kelly, MD, MS

Petra J. Lewis, MD
Peter S. Liu, MD
Martha B. Mainiero, MD
Mark E. Mullins, MD, PhD
Alexander Norbash, MD 
Reed A. Omary, MD, MS
James V. Rawson, MD
Andrew B. Rosenkrantz, MD
Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD
Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, MD
Gary J. Whitman, MD


Editorial Executive Committee

N. Reed Dunnick, MD - Editor, Academic Radiology
Kimberly E. Applegate, MD, MS
Ronald L. Arenson, MD
Kevin S. Berbaum, PhD

Laurie L. Fajardo, MD, MBA
Steven E. Seltzer, MD
Karim Valji, MD


Education Committee

Charge: The Education Committee will encourage excellence in teaching as defined in Article II (Purpose) of these Bylaws:

  1. To encourage excellence in laboratory and clinical investigation, teaching and clinical practice, and radiology management in academic practice.
  2. To stimulate an interest in academic radiology as a medical career.
  3. To advance radiology as a medical science.
  4. To represent academic radiology at a national and international level.
  5. To support members in their professional development.

Composition: President appoints Chair and an undefined number of members.

Pamela W. Schaefer, MD (Chair)
Laura L. Avery, MD
Daniella Asch, MD (A3CR2 Representative) 
Lily M. Belfi, MD
Aine M. Kelly, MD, MS
Katherine A. Klein, MD
Rebecca Leddy, MD
Peter S. Liu, MD
Ana P. Lourenco, MD

Dexter Mendoza, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
Reginald F. Munden, MD, DMD
Brandi T. Nicholson, MD
Jeffrey D. Olpin, MD
Seng H. Ong, MBBS
Pina C. Sanelli, MD, MPH
Biren A. Shah, MD
Priscilla J. Slanetz, MD, MPH
Nicole S. Winkler, MD


Electronic Communication Committee

Charge: The committee shall oversee all aspects of the AUR's electronic presence on the internet, including the AUR web site. The committee will be responsible for making recommendations to the Board on the administration of the web site.

Composition: Appointed by AUR President to represent all affiliated societies.


Jonathan H. Chung, MD (Chair)
Harprit S. Bedi, MD
Puneet Bhargava, MD
Tessa S. Cook, MD, PhD
Lori M. Gettle, MD, MBA
Marta E. Heilbrun, MD
Darel E. Heitkamp, MD
Saurabh Jha, MBBS
Danial Jilani, MD

Susan D. John, MD
Tamim Khaddash, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
Katherine A. Klein, MD
Peter S. Liu, MD
Seng H. Ong, MBBS
Michael L. Richardson, MD
Jessica B. Robbins, MD
Varun Sethi, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
Mahesh M. Thapa, MD


Finance Committee

Charge: The Finance Committee will establish continuity in the supervision and monitoring of all fiscal activities of the Association including review of the annual budget as well as the operational budget for each annual meeting. The committee will advise and make recommendations to the officers and the Board of Directors and, through them, to the membership, in matters concerning the fiscal status of the Association.

Composition: The chair of the Finance Committee will be appointed by the President. The Treasurer and the chair of the Development Committee will serve on the Finance Committee and other members whom the President chooses. The Account Executive of the Association will be a non-voting, ex-officio member of the committee.

Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD (Chair)
Stephen Chan, MD
Jason J. Naidich, MD, MBA
Reed A. Omary, MD, MS 
Pablo R. Ros, MD, MPH

William Sherk, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
Rathan M. Subramaniam, MD, PhD, MPH
Gary J. Whitman, MD
Stephanie Taylor (AUR Account Executive - ex officio)


Gold Medal Award Committee

Charge: The Gold Medal Award Committee will present its recommendation(s) to the Board of Directors by December 15th of the year proceeding the year that the award is given.

Composition: The Chair of the committee will be the second most recent Past-President of AUR. The committee will consist of three other members of the AUR selected by the President.

Gary J. Whitman, MD (Chair)
John Eng, MD
Vijay M. Rao, MD
Gautham P. Reddy, MD


International Relations Committee

Charge: To explore, identify, advise, and make recommendations to promote opportunities, both internal and external to the Association, and among and between its constituent groups, related to graduate and post-graduate medical and radiological education and training, membership and member benefits, and excellence in research and patient care, as they might extend the positive influence and impact of the AUR within the international academic radiology and imaging communities.

Composition: The AUR President will appoint the committee chair. The committee will consist of AUR members in good standing, with representation by members of SCARD, APDR, and a minimum of three Affinity Groups, although representation of all Affinity Groups is preferred. The President may appoint additional members.

Eric J. Stern, MD (Chair)
Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH
Janet E. Bailey, MD
N. Reed Dunnick, MD
Jocelyn D. Chertoff, MD, MS
Kristen K. DeStigter, MD
Petra J. Lewis, MD
Peter S. Liu, MD
Martha B. Mainiero, MD
Theresa C. McLoud, MD
Christopher M. Straus, MD
Rathan M. Subramaniam, MD, MPH


Long Range Planning Committee

Charge: The Long Range Planning Committee shall focus on the future of the Association and make recommendations to the Board of Directors regarding long range direction and strategic planning activities.

Composition: President appoints Chair and undefined number of members. The AUR President, President-elect and Vice President will serve as members on this Committee.

James V. Rawson, MD (Chair) 
Janet E. Bailey, MD
Johan G. Blickman, MD, PhD
Cheri L. Canon, MD
Felix S. Chew, MD, MBA
Paul P. Cronin, MBBCh
Lawrence P. Davis, MD
Annette J. Johnson, MD, MS

Aine M. Kelly, MD, MS
Petra J. Lewis, MD
Martha B. Mainiero, MD
Mark E. Mullins, MD, PhD
Christopher M. Straus, MD
Rathan M. Subramaniam, MD, PhD, MPH
Srini Tridandapani, MD, PhD


Membership Committee

Charge: The Membership Committee will review all new membership applications when the nominee's applications needs further evaluation after review by Administrative staff of the Association and submit its recommendations to the Board of Directors at the interim and annual meetings of the Association or to the Board of Directors by regular mail, electronic mail, or by facsimile transmission. The Membership Committee will encourage and facilitate the recruitment of new members.

Composition: The Chair of the Membership Committee will be chosen by the President. The Secretary will serve on the Membership Committee with other members appointed by the President.

Christopher M. Straus, MD (Chair)
Carl Flink, MD
Glenn Gaviola, MD
Leon Lenchik, MD
H. Carisa Le-Petross, MD
Michael J. Magnetta, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
Seng H. Ong, MBBS
Daniel A. Ortiz, MD (A3CR2Representative)
Wahida T. Rahman, MD (A3CR2 Representative)
James V. Rawson, MD


Nominating Committee

Charge:The function of this committee will be to nominate the candidate for Treasurer. The chair of the Nominating Committee will present the nominee for election at the annual business meeting of the Association.

Composition: The chair of the Nominating Committee will be the Immediate Past President of the Association.

Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH (Chair)
Felix S. Chew, MD, MBA
John Eng, MD
Ella A. Kazerooni, MD, MS
Angelisa Paladin, MD
Steven E. Seltzer, MD


Program Planning Committee

Charge: The Program Planning Committee will organize the program, including scientific sessions, for the annual meeting. The Program Planning Committee may, at its discretion, invite papers for presentation at the annual meeting from anyone, whether a member or not.

Composition: The chair of the Program Planning Committee will be the President-elect. The committee will consist of the Program Track Chairs, AUR Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Immediate Past President, the Chairs of the Program Committees of APDR, SCARD, ACER, AMSER, RAHSR, RRA and the APCR, the Senior Faculty Advisor of A3CR2, the Chairs of the AUR Faculty Development Programs, and other members appointed by the President.

Janet E. Bailey, MD (Chair)
Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH
William F. Auffermann, MD, PhD
Puneet Bhargava, MD
Julie C. Birch, MD
Cheri L. Canon, MD
Ruth C. Carlos, MD, MS
Stephen Chan, MD
Jocelyn D. Chertoff, MD, MS
Patrick M. Colletti, MD
Paul P. Cronin, MBBCh
Lori A. Deitte, MD
Bennett S. Greenspan, MD
Richard B. Gunderman, MD, PhD
Ajay Gupta, MD
Stella K. Kang, MD, MSc
Aine M. Kelly, MD, MS
Leon Lenchik, MD
Jonathan S. Lewin, MD 
Petra J. Lewis, MD 

Peter S. Liu, MD 
Martha B. Mainiero, MD 
M. Victoria Marx, MD 
Satoshi Minoshima, MD
Mark E. Mullins, MD, PhD
David M. Naeger, MD
Alexander Norbash, MD
Pari Pandharipande, MD, MPH
Linda J. Probyn, MD
James V. Rawson, MD
Andrew B. Rosenkrantz, MD
Richard B. Ruchman, MD
Pamela W. Schaefer, MD
Priscilla J. Slanetz, MD, MPH
Joseph Stuckelman, BA
Rathan M. Subramaniam, MD, PhD, MPH
Nisha Swaminathan, MD
Emily M. Webb, MD
Jacqueline Williams
Sylvia E. Zavatchen


Scientific Program Committee

Janet E. Bailey, MD (Chair)
Elizabeth K. Arleo, MD
Tharakeswara K. Bathala, MD
Clifford J. Belden, MD
Puneet Bhargava, MD
Ruth C. Carlos, MD, MS
Brett W. Carter, MD
Teresa Chapman, MD, MA
James Y. Chen, MD
Avneesh Chhabra, MD
Jonathan H. Chung, MD
Tessa S. Cook, MD, PhD
Robert D'Agostino, MD
Carolynn M. DeBenedectis, MD
Lori A. Deitte, MD
Eric B. England, MD
Jan Fritz, MD
Carol P. Geer, MD

Richard B. Gunderman, MD, PhD
Martin L. Gunn, MBCHB
Ajay Gupta, MD
Jay A. Harolds, MD
Marta E. Heilbrun, MD
Stephanie Howard, MD
Oluwayemisi Ibraheem, MD
Leif E. Jensen, MD
Annette J. Johnson, MD, MS
Jeffrey S. Kempf, MD 
Tabassum A. Kennedy, MD
Bhasker R. Koppula, MBBS
Arun Krishnaraj, MD, MPH
Christoph I. Lee, MD
Ana P. Lourenco, MD
David C. Madoff, MD
Martha B. Mainiero, MD
Katherine E. Maturen, MD 

Charles M. Maxfield, MD 
J. Mark McKinney, MD
Mariam Moshiri, MD
Mark E. Mullins, MD, PhD
David M. Naeger, MD
Alexander Norbash, MD
Jack A. Porrino, Jr, MD
Annemarie Relyea-Chew, JD, MS
Lumarie Santiago, MD
Erik V. Soloff, MD
Lucy Spalluto, MD
Sarah E. Stilwill, MD
Emily M. Webb, MD
Nicole S. Winkler, MD
Corrie M. Yablon, MD


Trainee Award Selection Committee

Charge:The Comittee will select the AUR Trainee Prizes

Composition: The Chair of the Committee will be the AUR President-elect. The A3CR2 Senior Faculty Advisor and the AMSER and APDR Program Chairs will serve on the Committee.

Janet E. Bailey, MD (Chair)
Aine M. Kelly, MD, MS
Peter S. Liu, MD
Mark E. Mullins, MD, PhD


Liaisons

AAMC Council of Faculty and Academic Societies (CFAS)

Carolyn C. Meltzer, MD - Senior Representative
Lily Belfi, MD - Junior Representative

AAMC Women's Liaison

Jocelyn D. Chertoff, MD, MS

ABR Representative

Cheri L. Canon, MD

ACR Councilors

Theresa C. McLoud, MD

AMA Representatives

Kimberly E. Applegate, MD, MS
TBD (Alternate)

AMA-CPT Advisory Committee Representative

Robert K. Zeman, MD

AMA-RUC Advisor

Stephen Chan, MD

ARLM

N. Reed Dunnick, MD

NCRP

Kimberly E. Applegate, MD, MS


Associate Editors:

Felix S. Chew, MD, MBA
Chieh-Min Fan, MD
Constantine A. Gatsonis, PhD
Jean-Francois H. Geschwind, MD
Frederik L. Giesel, MD, PhD
Stephen J. Golding, MD
Eric A. Hoffman, PhD
Walter F. Hruby, MD
Ella A. Kazerooni, MD, MS
Marc D. Kohli, MD

Harold I. Litt, MD, PhD
Suresh K. Mukherji, MD
Nancy A. Obuchowski, PhD
Terry Peters, PhD
Osman Ratib, MD, PhD
Richard Robb, PhD
Catherine C. Roberts, MD
Arvin E. Robinson, MD
Brian D. Ross, MD


Deputy Editors:

Ronald L. Arenson, MD
Robert H. Brown, MD, PhD
Paul P. Cronin, MBBCh
Abraham H. Dachman, MD
Heike E. Daldrup-Link, MD
Chaitanya Divgi, MD
Clifford J. Eskey, MD, PhD
Katherine A. Evers, MD
Warren B Gefter, MD
Garry Gold, MD
John M. Gomori, MD
David Gur, PhD
Ethan J. Halpern, MD
Nobuhiko Hata, PhD
Hiroto Hatabu, MD, PhD

Hero K. Hussain, MD
Andrew Karellas, PhD
Aine M. Kelly, MD, MS
J. Bruce Kneeland, MD
Friedrich D. Knollman, MD, PhD
Heinz U. Lemke, PhD
Walter S. Lesley, MD
King C. Li, MD
Mahadevappa Mahesh, MS, PhD
Elias R. Melhem, MD, PhD
Mark E. Mullins, MD, PhD
David P. Naidich, MD
Sophie Paqueralt, PhD
Etta D. Pisano, MD, FACR
Martin G. Pomper, MD, PhD

Daniel A. Pryma, MD
James V. Rawson, MD
Hans G. Ringertz, MD, PhD
Rahim Rizi, PhD
U. Joseph Schoepf, MD
Michael Soulen, MD
Eric J. Stern, MD
Ronald M. Summers, MD, PhD
Kenji Suzuki, PhD
Mahesh M. Thapa, MD
Henrik S. Thomsen, MD
Jamey P. Weichert, PhD
Margaret Wheatley, PhD
Juergen K. Willmann, MD
Beverly P. Wood, MD, PhD
Kelly H. Zou, PhD


Editorial Consultants:

Tsutomu Araki, MD
Mostafa Atri, MD
Emily F. Conant, MD
Claudia I. Henschke, MD, PhD

Elizabeth A. Krupinski, MD
Claudia D. Leitte, MD
Guy A. Marchal, MD, PhD
Gerhard H. Mostbeck, MD