Texas Radiological Society

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About Us

The Texas Radiological Society seeks to be the premier radiologic professional society in Texas and the foremost State Chapter of the ACR.

Mission

The purposes of the TRS, as a chapter of the ACR, shall be to serve the specialty of radiology in Texas by: advancing the science, education and practice of radiology; improving radiologic service to patients and the medical community; fostering closer fellowship among radiologists; addressing the economics of radiology; and establishing and maintaining high medical and ethical standards.

Benefits

A few of the professional, educational and informational benefits of ACR/TRS membership include:

  • Complimentary subscriptions to two of radiology’s leading publications
  • Member discounts on local and national-wide continuing education opportunities
  • Online Resources at www.acr.org and www.txrad.org
  • Exceptional array of resource materials on practice issues, including partnership and hospital contracts backed by staff’s expertise on these issues
  • Free job listings through the ACR Professional Bureau
  • Legislative representation to protect and preserve the future of radiology
Contact Us 
Executive Director
Christy McDonald
christy@texrad.org 
Chapter Website

Officers

Sarah Avery

President

Paul Weatherall

President Elect

Sarah Avery

President Elect

Rajeev Shah

First Vice President

Jay Parikh

Second Vice President

Melissa Chen

Treasurer

Christy McDonald

Secretary

Andrew Farach

Immediate Past President

Jay Parikh

Fellowship Chair

Christy McDonald

Executive Director

Amie Driggers

Staff

Karen Garbaccio

Staff

Councilors

Mark Amsbaugh

Councilor 1st Term

Nicholas Beckmann

Councilor 1st Term

Timothy Blackburn

Councilor 1st Term

Travis Browning

Councilor 2nd Term

Brett Carter

Councilor 1st Term

Melissa Chen

Councilor 2nd Term

Tilden Childs

Councilor 2nd Term

Gregory Connor

Councilor 1st Term

Michel-Alexis Courtines

Councilor 1st Term

Pedro Diaz-Marchan

Councilor 2nd Term

Thomas Dykes

Councilor 1st Term

Andrew Farach

Councilor 2nd Term

Shiva Gupta

Councilor 1st Term

Vaibhav Khasgiwala

Councilor 2nd Term

Jody Lee

Councilor 2nd Term

Niko Papanikolaou

Councilor 2nd Term

Jay Parikh

Councilor 2nd Term

Susanna Spence

Councilor 2nd Term

Aradhana Venkatesan

Councilor 2nd Term

Jason Wachsmann

Councilor 1st Term

Paul Weatherall

Councilor 2nd Term

Chapter Awards


2021
Division E
Award for Excellence in Government Relations
2020
Division E
Award for Excellence in Meetings and Education
2019
Division E
Award for Excellence in Membership
2018
Division E
Award for Excellence in Meetings and Education
2017
Division E
Award for Excellence in Meetings and Education
2016
Division D
Award for Overall Excellence
2015
Division D
Award for Overall Excellence
2014
Division D
Award for Excellence in Membership
2013
Division D
Award for Overall Excellence
2012
Division D
Award for Excellence in Membership
2011
Division D
Award for Overall Excellence
2009
Division D
Award for Overall Excellence
2009
Division D
Award for Excellence in Communication
2008
Division D
Award for Overall Excellence
2008
Division D
Award for Excellence in Membership
2007
Division D
Award for Excellence in Overall Excellence
2007
Division D
Award for Excellence in Communications
2003
Division D
Award for Excellence in Meetings and Education
2003
Division D
Award for Excellence in Membership
The ACR and TRS are the voice of radiology when it comes to important practice issues such as the pre-authorization programs for PET, MRI and CT, balance billing, radiology assistants, overutilization of medical imaging, reimbursement for radiology services and more. ACR and TRS leaders work hard to protect both our patients and the profession of radiology.

Upcoming Meetings & Events


February 17, 2023

TRS 110th Annual Meeting

In-Person

Austin Marriott Downtown
Austin, TX

Registration Contact:
Amie Driggers

 

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