Early-Bird Registration Ends Thursday, December 8

Make your plans to attend the 2017 SNMMI Mid-Winter and ACNM Annual Meeting, January 19-22 in Phoenix, Arizona. Up to 30 CME/CE credits will be available. Early-bird registration rates end Thursday, December 8. Register today and save!

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ASNC, IAC and SNMMI Call for Dose Optimization in Nuclear Cardiology

Working in concert, ASNC, IAC’s Nuclear/PET accreditation division and SNMMI are mandating optimized radiation doses in conjunction with the nuclear cardiology studies performed throughout the U.S. and beyond.

Call for Abstracts!

Abstract submissions are currently being accepted for the SNMMI 2017 Annual Meeting. The SNMMI Scientific Program Committee invites you to submit original abstracts for the opportunity to present and publish innovative scientific investigations to an audience of medical imaging professionals from around the world! Submission deadline is January 9, 2017. Learn more!

SNMMI NEWS

  • December 2, 2016 — Novel Anti-PSMA Imaging Agent Quickly Identifies Prostate Cancer Lesions
    New research demonstrates that a novel imaging agent can quickly and accurately detect metastasis of prostate cancer, even in areas where detection has previously been difficult. Published in the December issue of "The Journal of Nuclear Medicine," the Phase 1 dose-escalation study of Zr-89-desferrioxamine-IAB2M (Zr-89-Df-IAB2M), an anti-PSMA minibody, in patients with metastatic prostate cancer shows its effectiveness in targeting both bone and soft tissue lesions. (Press Releases)
  • December 1, 2016 — House Passes 21st Century Cures Bicameral Compromise
    On Wednesday, November 30, the House passed the 21st Century Cures legislation 392-26, sending the sweeping FDA and CMS reform package to the Senate. (Government Relations News)
  • December 1, 2016 — SNMMI President Sally Schwarz Serves on The Lancet Oncology’s Moonshot Commission
    SNMMI President Sally Schwarz, MS, RPh, BCNP, is a co-commissioner on The Lancet Oncology’s Moonshot Commission, which was launched in response to the White House Cancer Moonshot Initiative. The Commission will deeply explore the underlying cancer burden and research landscape in the U.S. and propose specific research and funding priorities to help accelerate Moonshot plans. Schwarz is providing the Commission with insight on the key role of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging in the battle to defeat cancer. (SNMMI News)
  • November 30, 2016 — “Pick your Pace” for MACRA Participation
    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is rolling out a “Pick Your Pace” system to help clinicians make the transition to a new payment system. (Government Relations News)
  • November 29, 2016 — A Look at the New Administration’s Healthcare Nominees
    President-elect Donald Trump’s healthcare nominees are in keeping with his promise to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), as well as to work with Republicans to overhaul Medicare and Medicaid significantly. Trump has selected Republican Representative Tom Price, an orthopedic surgeon from Georgia, to lead the Department of Health and Human Services and Seema Verma—president, CEO and founder of SVC, Inc., a national health policy consulting company—to serve as CMS administrator. (Government Relations News)
  • November 17, 2016 — ASNC, IAC and SNMMI Call for Field to Focus on Radiation Dose Optimization in Nuclear Cardiology
    Working in concert, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC), the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC)’s Nuclear/PET accreditation division and the Society of Nuclear Medicine in Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) are mandating optimized radiation doses in conjunction with the nuclear cardiology studies (i.e., myocardial perfusion imaging) performed throughout the United States and beyond. (Press Releases)
  • November 10, 2016 — Maria De León, MD, Advocate for Parkinson’s Community, Joins SNMMI Patient Advocacy Advisory Committee
    The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging is pleased to welcome Maria De León, MD, a neurologist, to its Patient Advocacy Advisory Committee. De León is living with Parkinson’s and is committed to increasing awareness of the disease, raising funds for research, and advocating for both patients and their caregivers. (SNMMI News)
  • November 9, 2016 — Updated NMT Scope of Practice and Performance Standards
    Minimal changes were made to the NMT Scope of Practice and Performance Standards approved in September 2016. The main change is clarification of SNMMI-TS support of the NMTCB(CT) credential. Efforts are currently underway to include MRI in future revisions of the NMT Scope of Practice and Performance Standards. (SNMMI News)

CONTINUING EDUCATION

2016 Virtual Meeting  

Access synchronized slides, audio and embedded video from 100 of the most popular sessions from SNMMI’s 2016 Annual Meeting, including the Plenary Sessions and Henry N. Wagner, JR., MD Highlights Symposium. Learn More »

Nuclear Medicine Online Review Course

Released June 1, 2016, SNMMI's new online nuclear medicine review course—covering adult and pediatric medicine, PET/CT and nuclear cardiology plus imaging protocols, interpretation and limitation—helps you gain the level of expertise needed to ace your exam! Learn More »

Case Reviews

New! SNMMI/ACNM MRI Case Reviews: Abdominal
SNMMI and ACNM have partnered to bring you the first-ever set of online MRI teaching modules as an introduction to interpreting MRI. Learn More »

Mid-Winter Meeting CT Case Review

This new offering provides a comprehensive CT Case Review for nuclear medicine professionals. Review and interpret up to 100 CT studies. Learn More »

Annual Meeting CT/MRI Case Review
Recorded at the 2015 Annual Meeting, this online offering provides the opportunity to review and interpret 52 CT studies and 48 MRI case studies. Learn More »

Virtual Poster Hall 

View nearly 1,000 Scientific Abstract Oral and Poster Presentations from SNMMI's 2016 Annual Meeting. Learn More »

Member Benefit! Complimentary Journal SAMs

Free Journal SAM access is available exclusively for SNMMI Members. Take advantage of this great benefit and meet your Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part II Self Assessment program requirements. View Journal SAMs »

NMTCB Certification Exam Review Workshop for Technologists

The PET Online Review Workshop is designed to prepare technologists for the NMTCB's PET Exam. Learn More »

Online Lectures

Take advantage of these convenient and comprehensive online lectures from the premier nuclear medicine and molecular imaging resource. View Online Lectures »

JNMT Teaching Cases

Each issue of the Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology offers Teaching Cases for use by educators and students. View the full library of Teaching Cases »

PUBLICATIONS

UPCOMING EVENTS

2017 SNMMI Mid-Winter & ACNM Annual Meeting
January 19-22, 2017 | Phoenix, Arizona

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Early-Bird Registration Deadline: Thursday, December 8

SNMMI Pop Quiz

Pediatric Imaging
Which tool is known as the 'Gold Standard' for diagnosing osteoporosis in children?

  A. Biochemical markers of bone
  B. X-ray
  C. Ultra sound of heel
  D. Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry

SPOTLIGHT

FDG: Forty Years of Changing Lives

For 40 years, FDG has been helping patients get better, faster. Today, FDG PET is widely used to safely and accurately diagnose, evaluate, and plan therapy of cancer and heart, lung and brain diseases for millions of patients.

Introducing the Virtual Poster Hall!


Explore the amazing research displayed at the SNMMI 2016 Annual Meeting.

SNMMI is continuing to highlight abstract presentations featured at the recent 2016 Annual Meeting with ePosters, a virtual online poster hall.

  • Includes the 650+ Scientific Abstract Oral Presentations and 1,000+ Scientific Abstract Posters
  • 24/7 online, anywhere access
  • CME, ACPE and VOICE credit (currently pending)

 

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EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION

The Education and Research Foundation (ERF) LogoERF secures, invests and distributes funding to support rigorously vetted physicians, scientists and technologists in the pursuit of advanced academic studies or breakthrough discoveries in the field. Learn More »