American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology
800 Enterprise Drive Suite 205, Oak Brook, IL 60523-4216
Phone: 630/574/0220 ♦ Fax: 630/574/0661
Dear ASPNR Members:
We hope you are planning to attend the ASNR 54th Annual Meeting & The Foundation of the ASNR Symposium 2016 at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C., May 21-26, 2016. In addition to our usual outstanding lectures and cutting edge scientific sessions, the ASNR has designated two of the pediatric paper sessions as Turbo Talks, where original research will be presented in a shorter format, followed by an opportunity to discuss the topics in greater depth directly with the authors.
|Monday, May 23, 2016|
|Pediatric Neuroimaging for the Adult Neuroradiologist-Audience Response (AR)
Self Assessment Module (SAM ) – Marriott Ballroom
(Session 2A) (Moderators: A. James Barkovich, MD. and Erin Simon Schwartz, MD)
|12:15pm-1:00pm||ASPNR Annual Business Meeting – Maryland A/B/C
(Please pick up lunch on your way to meeting at the ASNR Concession Stands)
|Pediatric Epilepsy 2016 – Marriott Ballroom
(Moderators: William B. Zucconi, DO and Vivek Gupta, MD)
|Parallel Paper Session-Turbo Talks-Advanced Pediatric MRI/Gadolinium
Deposition – Roosevelt Rooms 1-3
(Moderators: Blaise V. Jones, MD and Laurence J. Eckel, MD)
|Tuesday, May 24, 2016|
|Pediatric Vascular Disease (Combined ASPNR & European Society of
Neuroradiology Session) – Marriott Ballroom
Moderators: Ashok Panigrahy,,M.Dand Chen Hoffmann, MD)
|Parallel Paper Session-Pediatric CNS: Vascular Techniques – Maryland A/B/C
(Moderators: P. Ellen Grant, MD and Joshua S. Shimony, MD, PhD)
|Interesting Case Session: Case Based Competition – Marriott Ballroom
(Erin Simon Schwartz, MD, Susan Palasis, MD, Ashok Panigrahy, MD, and Arastoo Vossough, MD, PhD)
|Wednesday, May 25, 2016|
|Parallel Paper Session-Turbo Talks-Pediatric CNS: Fetal Imaging/Sickle Cell
Disease – Roosevelt Ballroom
(Moderators: Orit A. Glenn, MD and Thierry A.G.M. Huisman, MD)
|Parallel Paper Session-Pediatrics Epilepsy, Autism & Development – Roosevelt 4
(Moderators: Susan Palasis, MD. and Sanjay P. Prabhu, MD)
ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING: The following information is attached, in preparation for the Annual Business Meeting on Monday, May 23, 2016, from 12:15-1:00 pm, in the Maryland A/B/C Room.
GOLD MEDAL AWARD: The Executive Committee and Board of Directors established this award to officially acknowledge those who have made extraordinary contributions to enhance the development and/or stature of Pediatric Neuroradiology, including service to the Society. The 2016 award recipient is Paolo Tortori-Donati, MD, from G. Gaslini Children’s Hospital, in Genova, Italy. Please plan to attend the Annual Business Meeting where we will honor Dr. Tortori-Donati.
NEW MEMBERS: The ASPNR admitted 15 new members since our Annual Business Meeting on April 28, 2015, bringing our total membership to 403. A list of new members is attached.
We look forward to seeing you in Washington, DC!
Erin Simon Schwartz, M.D.