WSRS President’s Viewbox: February 2022

Dear Members, Happy New Year!  A new year always brings the opportunity for a fresh start, something all of us desperately need.  This past year has seen many fits and starts, as the variants have gone through half of the

WSRS President’s Viewbox: October 2021

Dear Members, Congratulations are in order! Your Washington State Radiological Society would like to congratulate: Dr. Puneet Bhargava (UW Medicine) Dr. R. Brian Heathcock (Vantage Radiology) for earning ACR Fellowship in 2022! We would also like to congratulate: Dr. Teresa Chapman (Seattle

WSRS President’s Viewbox: July 2021

The weariness of the past year and a half has weighed on all of us. Cancellation of elective procedures, PPE shortages, and waiting for COVID vaccines are all challenges that we have endured. Now, as social activities have started up

WSRS President’s Viewbox: November 2018

    The annual meeting of the WSRS on November 3rd at the Embassy Suites in Pioneer Square saw the biannual change of the executive committee. Our thanks to Dr. Pooja Voria for her skillful leadership over the past two

WSRS President’s Viewbox: September 2018

Pooja Voria, MD, MBA, President, WSRS, 2016-2018 Dear Colleagues and Friends, Warm jackets, golden orange pumpkins, and falling leaves are just a few of the things that remind us of autumn. But in the radiology community, the beginning of fall

WSRS President’s Viewbox: June 2018

Pooja Voria, MD, MBA, President, WSRS Dear Colleagues and Friends, At the recent 2018 ACR Annual Meeting, the new Chair of the ACR Board of Chancellors, Dr. Geraldine McGinty, stated “The ACR is the voice of radiology. As the unified

WSRS President’s Viewbox: February 2018

By Pooja Voria, MD, MBA, President, WSRS Dear Colleagues and Friends, 2018 has been off to a great start! We are more than half way into the state legislative session, which is only 8 weeks long this year. Although it

WSRS President’s Viewbox: November 2017

By Pooja Voria, MD, MBA, President, WSRS Dear Colleagues and Friends, Thank you to all who attended our very first joint annual meeting with the WSMA on October 14th. Once again, I would like to thank Dr. Puneet Bhargava for

WSRS President’s Viewbox: September 2017

By Pooja Voria, MD, MBA, President, WSRS Dear Colleagues and Friends, While our beautiful summer must come to an end, we have an exciting fall schedule! The WSRS board has been diligently planning several activities for this fall, including our

WSRS President’s Viewbox: Summer 2017

Dear Colleagues and Friends, It’s an exciting time to be a radiologist! We had a delegation of 25 attend the 2017 ACR Annual Meeting and Capitol Hill Day in Washington D.C. in late May. At the ACR meeting, much of