CIBR Steering Committee

CIBR Steering Committee 2017-04-25T16:15:51+00:00


Chairman Steven E. Seltzer, MD


Steven E. Seltzer, MD

Fellow in Health Care Policy, The Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research

Chairman Emeritus, Department of Radiology Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Dr. Seltzer’s clinical interests are in the field of abdominal imaging, particularly advanced applications of helical CT. He has been involved in numerous projects aimed at improving the quality, safety, productivity and cost-effectiveness of radiology services for more than two decades, including spending a 3-month sabbatical as a member of Brooking’s Institution’s Health Policy group, working on two contemporary projects related to federal health care reform.

Vice Chairman Richard L. Ehman, MD

Vice Chairman

Richard L. Ehman, MD

Professor, Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic

Dr. Ehman is known for his contributions in clinical practice, education, research, and leadership. His research program is focused on developing new imaging technologies.

Industry Member Relations William G. Bradley, Jr MD, PhD

Industry Member Relations

William G. Bradley, Jr MD, PhD

Professor and Chair, Emeritus, Department of Radiology University of California, San Diego

Dr. Bradley’s research is focused on MRI of flow phenomena, hemorrhage, stroke, and normal pressure hydro- cephalus as well as other topics involving MRI of the brain.

Steering Committee

Jim Beckett

Paul J. Crowe

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Crowe founded NuView Life Sciences in 2005 and serves as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. NuView Life Sciences is a biotechnology company based in Park City, Utah focused on precision cancer diagnostics and therapeutics improving patient outcomes and reducing healthcare costs.

Johann Fernando, PhD

Johann Fernando, PhD

Chief Operating Officer, FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA, Inc

Steven Haberlein

Steven Haberlein

Integrated Health Network Manager, Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc.

Christian Eusemann, PhD

Kevin Harris


CureMetrix is a medical image analysis company, that while initially specializing in mammograms, is developing a platform that is extensible to all medical image modalities, parts of the anatomy, and disease states. The patent-pending software platform can dramatically improve the accuracy, detection and classification of anomalies. Our mission is to develop products for healthcare that save lives and money and materially, positively impact clinical and financial outcomes for patients, hospitals, doctors and insurance companies.

Tsuneo Imai

Tsuneo Imai

Vice President & General Manager, Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Leads the development and growth of the Canon Inc. Healthcare Solutions Division including the establishment of U.S., Canada, and Latin American markets for Radiology and Ophthalmology products. Serves as President of Virtual Imaging, Inc. a Canon Company to develop and grow X-ray modality business also in U.S., Canada and Latin American markets.

Q. Y. Ma, PhD

Q. Y. Ma, PhD

Chief Operating Officer, TIME MEDICAL Systems, Inc.

Professor Ma is the founder of Time Medical Systems Inc., an innovative medical imaging company based on new super-conducting RF technology that improves MRI performance and overall efficiency, as well as dedicated MR systems for new niche markets. The company goal is to expand access to state-of-the-art MRI Diagnostics to patients in emerging and under-served markets.

Richard Mather, PhD

Richard Mather, PhD

President at Toshiba Medical Research Institute, USA

Rich Mather leads a team dedicated to clinical collaborations, research trials, and clinical applications development at the Toshiba Medical Research Institute, USA.

Cynthia Maier, PhD

David MacCutcheon

Vice President of Product Management

He is responsible for setting the vision and roadmap for TeraRecon and leading the teams to deliver world class Medical IT solutions.

Susan Peschin, MHS

Elizabeth Mirowski, PhD

VP of Imaging Standards Division

Oran Muduroglu

Oran Muduroglu

Chief Executive Officer Medicalis

Medicalis is a provider of information-driven, clinical and workflow technology solutions that facilitate Coordinated Imaging Care. Oran Muduroglu is a recognized leader in healthcare technology, known for building solutions that improve the quality of, and access to healthcare information.

Jim Pearson

Jim Pearson

President and Chief Executive Officer, Nico Corporation

Mr. Pearson is a graduate of Indiana University and was named Ernest and Young’s Midwest Entrepreneur of the Year in 2007. He also serves on the Executive Board of the Indiana University Entrepreneurship School, which has been ranked the #1 public university undergraduate business school for 8 consecutive years. He is a board member of USA Wrestling and leads the mentorship program designed to assist Olympic athletes’ transition to professional careers.

Rebecca Rakow-Penner, MD, PhD

Rebecca Rakow-Penner, MD, PhD

Chair, Council of Early Career Investigators in Imaging

Dr. Rakow-Penner’s research interests include diffusion imaging in the breast and prostate

Lenny J. Reznik

Lenny J. Reznik

Vice President, Marketing, Enterprise Imaging and Information, Agfa HealthCare

Lenny Reznik is responsible for Agfa HealthCare’s radiology and enterprise imaging and information systems including Radiology Information Systems (RIS), Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) and Enterprise Medical Imaging Repository and Visualization solutions.

Sheila Ross

Oliver Steinbach, PhD

Senior Director Clinical Science and Research Programs

Oliver Steinbach PhD joined the Clinical Research Board of Philips Healthcare in 2011 and is located in Cleveland, Ohio, responsible for developing and managing the clinical relationships in extended USA Mid-West. In this role, he is coordinating pre- and clinical research/trial activities, and is also responsible for the Research Physician Fellowship program.

Bram Stolk, PhD, MBA

Bram Stolk, PhD, MBA

Vice President and General Manager, GE Healthcare

Paul Tuma

Paul Tuma

Executive, Client Outcomes, Nuance Healthcare

Paul Tuma manages large healthcare sales and services operations specializing in imaging and informatics solutions and services. Mr. Tuma specializes in coaching of cross sectional teams of sales and services personnel and negotiations of large, complex healthcare IT deals.

Katherine Snedaker, LMSW

David Widmann

President & CEO Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas, Inc.

Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas is committed to being the industry leader in medical diagnostic Primary Imaging Solutions focused on Digital Radiography, Ultrasound and Healthcare IT.

Elizabeth Wilson, MNA

Elizabeth Wilson, MNA

President and Chief Executive Officer, American Brain Tumor Association

The mission of the American Brain Tumor Association is to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending and, ultimately, saving the lives of those impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis. We do this through interactions and engagements with brain tumor patients and their families, collaborations with allied groups and organizations, and the funding of brain tumor research.