The Cardiovascular Council consists of Society members interested in the performance and application of cardiovascular nuclear medicine procedures. It seeks to provide a forum for discussion and development of cardiac scintigraphic methods in an effort to realize the most beneficial applications. The Council actively seeks individuals who share this goal.
|Piotr Slomka, PhD|
Hermann Blumgart and Outstanding Educator Award:
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The Society recognizes the need for sub-specialty interests/expertise within the field of nuclear medicine and moleuclar imaging. Councils provide the expertise, professional networking and educational programs for nuclear medicine professionals in respective areas and serve as a resource for development and implementatin of Society policies.
Council membership is voluntary. Councils adhere to Society Bylaws and policies, while operating under its own Operating Procedures, as approved by the House of Delegates, and its own business plan and budget, as approved by the SNMMI Board of Directors.
This secion provides the following council specific information.
The Cardiovascular Council (CVC) works to serve and be a resource for members of the council itself who have special interest and expertise in the field of cardiovascular nuclear medicine, as well as to SNMMI as a whole in its missions and endeavors.
As part of its mission, the CVC organizes scientific and continuing education sessions at the Mid Winter Meeting and the Annual Meeting of the Society. These activities are for members of the council and for the SNMMI membership at large, and they are also open to participation and attendance by people from outside the SNMMI. The CVC also supports additional programs on specialized topics, such as cardiac PET/CT, CV Molecular Imaging and Cost Effectiveness Research. News and activities of the CVC are circulated to council members in a semi-annual newsletter. This and other professional information will also be available through the CVC webpage, and efforts underway to expand awareness of cardiovascular nuclear medicine studies to patients and providers via Outreach links through the SNMMI website.
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The investment to join the Cardiovascular Council is minimal – only $20 annually. Your membership dollars help us immensely in sponsoring quality programs while promoting medical education, research and patient care related to Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine.
November 17-19, 2022 | Washington, DC (National Harbor)
Make your plans to attend the SNMMI Fall Therapeutics Conference, November 17-19, 2022 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, moments from Washington, DC. This two-and-a-half-day event will explore the latest innovations and clinical applications in radiopharmaceutical therapy. Get notified when program information/registration become available.
January 26-28, 2023 | San Francisco, CA
The 2023 SNMMI Mid-Winter and ACNM Annual Meeting—January 26-28 in San Francisco, CA—will feature three educational tracks highlighting the latest innovations and techniques in the field, including a dedicated track on neuroimaging.
Now Open: ACNM invites you to submit an original clinical or scientific abstract for the opportunity to present your research during the 2023 SNMMI Mid-Winter and ACNM Annual Meeting.
CVC CE Sessions
Hybrid PET/CT Cardiac Imaging: Opportunities and Challenges (co-sponsored with CIC)
Friday, January 27, 10:15 am – 12:15 pm, PT
Artificial Intelligence in Nuclear Medicine (co-sponsored with PIDSC)
Thursday, January 26, 1:30 – 3:30 pm, PT
2022 SNMMI Annual Meeting CVC Education Sessions
Saturday, June 11, 2022; 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM
CAT4: SNMMI 2022 Annual Meeting Cardiovascular Council Categorical Session
Sunday, June 12, 2022, 12:30 – 2:00 pm, PDT
CE11: Cardiovascular Bootcamp
Sunday, June 12, 2022, 4:45-6:15 pm, PDT
CE21: Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies: Use of PET and SPECT
Monday, June 13, 2022, 10-11:30 am, PDT
CE26: Outstanding Educator and Herman Blumgart Award Session
Tuesday, June 14, 2022, 1:00 – 2:30 pm
CE51: Quantitative Nuclear Cardiology
SNMMI currently offers several educational activities and resources designed to educate nuclear medicine physicians, cardiologists, technologists, and trainees on more accurately diagnosing and managing ATTR using non-invasive nuclear cardiology imaging techniques. Learn more.
The CVC is pleased to provide the following information: