The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) maintains a long-standing commitment to supporting patients, partnering with patient advocacy organizations on issues of mutual interest and priority, and providing educational programs to help patients and their caregivers understand nuclear medicine and molecular imaging and the role it can play in diagnosing and treating disease.

Our annual Patient Education Day includes general sessions to cover the basics on nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, followed by disease-specific breakout sessions. Mark your calendar -Our 2020 Patient Education Day will be held virtually on three Saturdays in August.  Each session will address a different disease type.  Prostate Cancer, Neuroendocrine Tumors or Thyroid Cancer

Prostate Cancer
Date: August 1, 2020
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm ET 

Neuroendocrine Tumors
Date: August 15, 2020
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm ET

Thyroid Cancer
Date: August 22, 2020
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm ET

Registration is coming soon!
SNMMI also holds an annual Hill Day that allows our patient advocacy partners to engage legislators in supporting measures that ensure appropriate access to patient care.

Each of our initiatives are developed with the guidance of our Patient Advocacy Advisory Board. Information about the live programs and events offered by those groups can be found in the links to the right.