Oppose VA Proposal to Allow Nurses to Perform Imaging Studies

On May 25, the Department of Veterans Affairs released a proposed rule to grant advanced practice registered nurses the authority to, among other things, perform advanced imaging services. SNMMI is strongly opposed and urges you to submit comments on this matter.

Get the Best of the 2016 Annual Meeting!

This unique digital video library gives you access to more than 150 hours of content from the 2016 Annual Meeting, including the Plenary Sessions and Henry N. Wagner, Jr., MD Highlights Symposium. CME, ACPE & VOICE credits available on select sessions. Order today!

CMS Approves SNMMI as Provider of Appropriate Use Criteria

SNMMI has been named a qualified provider-led entity under the Medicare Appropriate Use Criteria program for advanced diagnostic imaging. This will allow referring physicians to use SNMMI’s appropriate use criteria to fulfill the requirements of the 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act.

Michael J. Fox Foundation Announces $2 Million Prize

During the Monday morning plenary at the 2016 SNMMI Annual Meeting, the Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) announced a $2 Million Prize for development of a PET tracer to visualize the protein alpha-synuclein, the priority therapeutic target and biomarker candidate of Parkinson’s disease research.

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New! Case Reviews

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 »

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 »

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 Workshops for Technologists

The NCT (Nuclear Cardiology Technologist) Online Review Workshop is designed to prepare technologists for the NMTCB's NCT Exam. Learn More »

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

Nuclear Medicine Review Course

The Nuclear Medicine Review Course covers adult and pediatric medicine, PET/CT and nuclear cardiology plus imaging protocols, interpretation and limitations. 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 »

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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.

Released June 1, 2016!

The SNMMI Nuclear Medicine Review Course

Take SNMMI's recently released online nuclear medicine review course—covering the most essential topics in nuclear medicine—and gain the level of expertise you need to ace your exam!

AMA PRA Category 1 credits available.

Learn more about this indispensable study tool.

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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 »