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Researcher’s Blog – Dr. Rebecca Rakow-Penner

Dr. Rakow-Penner’s research focuses on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for women’s cancers.  Specifically, she works on imaging breast cancer, cervical cancer, endometrial cancer and ovarian cancer using an advanced diffusion imaging technique called Restriction Spectrum Imaging (RSI).  Her most recent results were presented at the 2017 International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, [...]

By | 2017-05-03T09:10:38+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|blog|Comments Off on Researcher’s Blog – Dr. Rebecca Rakow-Penner

From the Desk of the Executive Director – IWGMI Update

Greetings from the Academy of Radiology Research, and the Coalition for Imaging and Bioengineering Research (CIBR), and thank you for your continued support. This forum is intended to keep our membership and the broader community aware of new developments and updates as they happen with more focus on a singular topic of interest. -Renée L. [...]

By | 2017-01-18T12:57:02+00:00 April 26th, 2016|advocacy news, blog, government relations news|Comments Off on From the Desk of the Executive Director – IWGMI Update

Imaging Is Innovation at CIBR’s Annual Showcase

An overview of the 2016 Medical Technology Showcase from Renée L. Cruea, MPA, President of the Coalition for Imaging and Bioengineering Research (CIBR), and Executive Director of the Academy of Radiology Research rcruea@acadrad.org. Attendees at the Seventh Annual Showcase Event Witnessed an Unprecedented Display of Collaboration, Innovation, and Passion at the Largest Showcase Held to Date. [...]

By | 2016-04-19T14:22:56+00:00 April 19th, 2016|advocacy news, blog, events news, government relations news, member news, Patient Resources|Comments Off on Imaging Is Innovation at CIBR’s Annual Showcase

Academy of Radiology Research Policy Statement on the Cancer Moonshot

The Academy of Radiology Research (ARR) strongly supports the President’s effort to advance cancer research and cures through a proposed investment of $1.0 billion that will be used to “accelerate progress in preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer,”  by supporting research and infrastructure.  Scientists from the imaging research community should be called upon to use their [...]

By | 2016-03-16T07:41:36+00:00 March 16th, 2016|advocacy news, blog, government relations news, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Academy of Radiology Research Policy Statement on the Cancer Moonshot

February 2016 Academy of Radiology Research News

Save the Date: 2016 CIBR Medical Technology Showcase – April 12, 2016 The 2016 Medical Technology Showcase is approaching with several collaborative partnerships coming together for the presentation booths as well as academic poster presentations being submitted for display. Visit the MedTech event page for live registration and a preliminary schedule. We encourage all CIBR [...]

By | 2016-02-25T14:11:32+00:00 February 25th, 2016|blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on February 2016 Academy of Radiology Research News

From the Desk of the Executive Director – NIBIB Spotlight

Greetings from the Academy of Radiology Research, and the Coalition for Imaging and Bioengineering Research (CIBR), and thank you for your continued support. This new forum is intended to keep the Academy of Radiology Research and CIBR memberships aware of new developments and updates as they happen with more focus on a singular topic of [...]

By | 2016-02-24T16:44:47+00:00 February 24th, 2016|blog|Comments Off on From the Desk of the Executive Director – NIBIB Spotlight

The Academy of Radiology Research Academic Council Announces Travel Award Recipients for the 2016 Medical Technology Showcase

The Academy of Radiology Research is proud to announce the 2016 recipients of stipends from the Academy of Radiology Research Academic Council (ARRAC) to travel to Washington DC and participate in the 7th Annual Coalition for Imaging and Bioengineering Research (CIBR) Medical Technology Showcase on Capitol Hill. [twocol_one]Please join ARRAC in congratulating the following award [...]

By | 2016-02-05T12:11:03+00:00 February 4th, 2016|blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Academy of Radiology Research Academic Council Announces Travel Award Recipients for the 2016 Medical Technology Showcase

January 2016 Academy of Radiology Research News

A Brief Look Back, a Bold Look Forward While 2015 was a year full of accomplishments and milestones including the 20 year anniversary of the Academy, the recognition of Stanley Baum, MD, one of our founding members as a Gold Medal recipient, and most recently, a $2 billion budget increase for the NIH; 2016 arrives [...]

By | 2016-02-01T16:02:38+00:00 January 28th, 2016|blog|Comments Off on January 2016 Academy of Radiology Research News

Keep Calm and Support NIH

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the world's premier medical research institution. Join the Academy of Radiology Research in supporting their research and advocating for additional funding! Visit action.imagingcoalition.org to contact your member of Congress.  

By | 2015-04-20T18:26:22+00:00 April 20th, 2015|blog|Comments Off on Keep Calm and Support NIH

Video of 2014 Gold Medal and Distinguished Investigators Award Ceremony

On December 1, the Academy of Radiology Research held a ceremony at the RSNA meeting to honor the accomplishments of radiology researchers. Dr. Roderic Pettigrew, the Director of the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) received the Academy’s first-ever Gold Medal during this event. In addition, the Academy inducted 46 researchers into its [...]

By | 2015-10-29T13:32:49+00:00 January 12th, 2015|blog|Comments Off on Video of 2014 Gold Medal and Distinguished Investigators Award Ceremony