ACR 2018 Annual Meeting

May 19–23, 2018 | Washington, DC
Register

Overview




The ACR Annual Meeting in May will feature the activities of the ACR Council along with programming designed to support the needs of Council members, Chapter leaders, the RFS and YPS. All ACR members and guests are welcome to attend.

Child Care at ACR 2018

On-site child care, provided by White House Nannies, is available at the Marriott Wardman Park Saturday through Wednesday from 7am – 5:45pm. Full and half-day rates are available; lunch is optional.

Rates per child
Full day  $120

Half day

  • 7am – 12:30pm
  • 12:30pm – 5:45pm
 $65
Lunch  $15
             

You can select childcare as an option during the registration process. To complete childcare registration you must call 1-800-373-2204, Monday through Friday from 8:30am – 5pm ET.

Time

(eastern time)

Topic

8am – 5pm Resident and Fellow Section Meeting
10:30 – 11:30am Chapter Executive Director Forum
Noon – 4:30pm Chapter Leaders Workshop
5:30 – 6:30pm ACR-RSNA RFS Reception

Time

(eastern time)

Topic

7 – 8am Council Orientation
8am – Noon Caucus Meetings
7am – Noon Resident and Fellow Section Meeting
7am – Noon Young and Early Career Professionals Section Meeting
1 – 3pm

ACR Council Convenes

  • Leadership Reports
        Timothy Swan, MD, FACR, Council Speaker
        James Brink, MD, FACR, Chair
        William T. Thorwarth, Jr., MD, FACR, CEO
        Howard Fleishon, MD, FACR, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Presidential Address
        Alan Kaye, MD, FACR
  • Keynote
        Keith Dreyer, DO, PhD, FACR

Topic: Artificial Intelligence / ACR Data Science Institute

3 – 4pm

State Government Relations Session

  • Moderator – Brian Kuszyk, MD, FACR, Chair State Government Relations Committee
  • Speakers
    • Loralie Ma, MD, PhD, FACR – Advocating on Recurring Issues
    • Terrance Healey, MD – Best Practices From Small Chapters
    • Jim Schlund, MD – Bifurcating Efforts (Legislative/Regulatory)
4 – 5pm Meet the Candidates Forum
5:30 – 7pm ACR Convocation
7 – 8pm President’s Reception for Honorary & New Fellows and Award Recipients

Time

(eastern time) 

Topic

 
7 – 8am Breakfast for all registrants
7 – 8am Emergency Radiology: Current Challenges & Preparing for Continued Growth
8am – Noon

ACR Council Convenes

  • Awards
  • Reports
  • Nominating Committee Report
  • Candidate Speeches
  • Reference Committee Open Hearings
9:45am – 12:45pm ACR elections
Noon – 1:30pm

Lunch for all registrants

Speed Mentoring (RFS/YPS)

Networking

1:30 – 5pm

Economics Forum

  • Ezequiel Silva, III, MD, FACR
  • Andrea Borondy-Kitts
  • Lauren Golding, MD
  • Matthew Hawkins, MD
  • Geraldine McGinty, MD, MBA, FACR
  • Gregory Nicola, MD, FACR\
  • Kurt Schoppe, MD

Time

(eastern time)

Topic

 
7 – 8am Breakfast for all registrants
7 – 8am VA Radiology: Leadership, Opportunity and Innovation
8 – 9:30am

ACR Council Convenes

  • Open Microphone Session 

Topic: What is the Purpose of Councilors and Chapter Leaders in the ACR

Moderators: Colin Segovis, MD, PhD; C. Matthew Hawkins, MD

10am – Noon Moreton Lecture – Anupam B. Jena, MD, PhD
Noon – 1:30pm

Lunch for all registrants           

1:30 – 3pm

ACR Council Convenes

  • Reference Committee Reports
3:30 – 5pm

ACRA Legislative Update & Capitol Hill Prep

  • Josh Cooper
  • Chris Sherin
  • Rebecca Spangler

Capitol Hill Day


Time

(eastern time)

Topic

7 – 8am Breakfast for all registrants
8am – 5pm Capitol Hill Day

Child Care at ACR 2018

On-site child care, provided by White House Nannies, is available at the Marriott Wardman Park Saturday through Wednesday from 7am – 5:45pm. Full and half-day rates are available; lunch is optional.

Rates per child
Full day  $120

Half day

  • 7am – 12:30pm
  • 12:30pm – 5:45pm
 $65
Lunch  $15
             

You can select childcare as an option during the registration process. To complete childcare registration you must call 1-800-373-2204, Monday through Friday from 8:30am – 5pm ET.

Location

Date

Registration

Washington, DC May 19 - 23, 2018 Register

Registration Pricing


Category

Regular

(through 5/11/18)

On-site

Member Free Free
Nonmember $500 $600
Member-in-Training Free Free           

Hotel


Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
2660 Woodley Rd., NW
Washington, DC 20008
202-328-2000

Reserve online

Or call 877-212-5752 and reference ACR2018.

Attendee room rate:
$309 + tax - single/double occupancy
$329 + tax - triple occupancy
$349 + tax - quad occupancy

Reservation deadline – April 20, 2018

Reservations made after April 20, 2018 will be accepted on a space-available basis and may not be at the ACR 2018 group rate. Reservations must be guaranteed by a major credit card or check for the first night’s deposit. To cancel your reservation, please notify the hotel at least 72 hours in advance to avoid forfeiting your deposit.