ACR Annual Meeting

The 2019 ACR Meeting in Washington DC was a success.  This important meeting included the annual Capitol Hill Day visits with our Washington State legislators. The WSRS delegates had the opportunity to meet with our legislators in Washington DC on May 22, 2019 to advocate on behalf of our Washington State Radiological Society members on issues that are important to us. If you would like to get more involved in WSRS Advocacy please contact Dr. Jonathon Medverd, WSRS Government Affairs Chair to learn more.  jmedverd@gmail.com

Bill Keyes, Rachel Gerson, John Medverd, Ruben Krishnananthan & Eric Stern visit with Congresswoman Kim Schrier
Bill Keyes and Ruben Kirshnananthan talk with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

WSRS launches website to answer patient & provider breast density questions

The WSRS Breast Imaging Task Force has created a new website to provide information and answer questions regarding the Washington State Bill 5084, passed in 2018, which requires mammography facilities to inform patients of their breast density beginning January 1st, 2019.  Pages targeted at healthcare providers, facilities, techs/sonographers and patients are available now and will be updated over the next several months.  Please help us spread the word about this very valuable resource.   The website is found at: www.WA-densebreastanswers.org

Gold medal Chapter Recognition Award

ACR Chapter Recognition Program. ACR IS pleased to announce that WSRS has been selected to receive the award for Excellence in Meetings & Education in Division D. Your chapter’s commitment to excellence in Meetings & Education has not gone unnoticed by ACR.

WSRS President Ruben Krishnananthan and the WSRS Executive Council accept the award on behalf of WSRS Membership at the ACR Annual Meeting May 20, 2019