Attend the 2016 Annual Meeting

Make your plans to join your colleagues from across the globe at the SNMMI 2016 Annual Meeting. This year’s meeting—June 11-15 in San Diego, CA— features more than 150 scientific and CE sessions, 1,000+ scientific posters, a world-class exhibit hall, and more. Click the image above to learn more and register!

SNMMI Clinical Trials Network Co-sponsors Workshop with NCI

SNMMI's Clinical Trials Network recently co-sponsored a workshop with the National Cancer Institute, titled "Immune Modulation Therapy and Imaging: What can we do in clinical trials now?" Click the image above for the full video webcast of this ground-breaking workshop.

Take the SNMMI Pop Quiz!

Test your knowledge with the SNMMI Pop Quiz! A new question is posted every two weeks.

Call for Applications, JNMT Editor

The Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology (JNMT)—self-published by the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Technologist Section (SNMMI-TS)—is seeking applicants for the position of editor in chief. Learn more.

SNMMI NEWS

CONTINUING EDUCATION

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 »

2015 Virtual Meeting 

Access synchronized slides, audio and embedded video from 100 of the most popular sessions from SNMMI’s 2015 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 »

PUBLICATIONS

SNMMI Pop Quiz

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What is the cause of the ring artifacts observed in the SPECT reconstruction of the uniform image quality phantom?

  A. Planar non-uniformity
  B. Center-of-rotation offset
  C. Attenuation correction error
  D. Incorrect collimator selected

SPOTLIGHT

SNMMI Informational Webinar:  The Nuts and Bolts of Medicare Imaging Reimbursement in the IDEAS Study

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 | 3:00 pm ET

Presenter: Denise Merlino, CPC, CNMT

This session will review the Medicare billing guidance for the coverage with evidence development study called IDEAS. The basics of the CPT and HCPCS codes will be discussed, as well as national payment rates based on the varying patient setting. The presentation will review the basic set up necessary to begin billing these studies, and will also review the patient copayment and cost obligations. The presentation will also include a discussion of how providers can work with their local Medicare Administrative Contractors or Medicare Advantage Plans to resolve any denials. Questions will be taken at the end of the presentation.

Featured Jobs from SNMMI's Career Center 

 

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2016 Award Winners

Award Title Recipient Institutional Affiliate
2016 Saul Hertz, MD Award Steve Larson, MD, FACNP, FACR  
2016 Paul C. Aebersold Award Peter Conti, MD, PhD, FACNM  
2016 Loevinger-Berman Award Joseph A. O'Donoghue, PhD  
2016-2017 Mitzi & William Blahd, MD, Pilot Research Grant Rebecca Dumont Walter, MD UCSF Neuroradiology
2016 Robert E. Henkin, MD, Government Relations Fellowship Thomas Hope, MD
Prashant Jolepalem, MD
 
2015 PDEF Professional Development Scholarship Jenny Schoeneman  
2016 Susan C. Weiss Clinical Advancement Scholarship Sara Smith  


Learn more about available SNMMI Grants, Awards, and Scholarships.

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 »