October 08, 2018

Apgar Named Executive Vice President of the ACR Center for Research and Innovation

The American College of Radiology has named Charles Apgar executive vice president (EVP) of the ACR Center for Research and Innovation™ (CRI).

Apgar previously served as chief operations director of the CRI. He has supervised operations and strategy for many landmark clinical trials during his 15 years with ACR – including the National Lung Screening Trial and the Digital Mammography Screening Trial (DMIST), as well as the National Oncologic PET Registry (NOPR).

“Charles has been a central figure in the management and direction of large-scale radiology clinical research for more than a decade. His expertise and experience has helped make the Center for Research and Innovation™ the force that it is. We look forward to many more years of his effective leadership as EVP,” said William T. Thorwarth, MD, FACR, chief executive officer of the American College of Radiology.