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

Andrew M Farach, MD

President

Melissa Lee Chen, MD

Treasurer

Christy McDonald

Secretary

Jay R Parikh, MD, FACR

Fellowship Chair

Christy McDonald

Executive Director

Amie Driggers

Staff

Karen Garbaccio

Staff

Councilors

Nicholas M Beckmann, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Timothy Jon Blackburn, Ph.D, RT(R)

Councilor 1st Term

Travis Glenn Browning, MD

Councilor 2nd Term

Brett W Carter, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Melissa Lee Chen, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Tilden L Childs III, MD, FACR

Councilor 2nd Term

Gregory Francis Connor, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Michel-Alexis Romain Courtines, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Ivan Manuel Dequesada II, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Pedro J Diaz-Marchan, MD, FACR

Councilor 2nd Term

Thomas Mack Dykes, MD, FACR

Councilor 1st Term

Andrew M Farach, MD

Councilor 2nd Term

Shiva Gupta, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Faraz Adil Khan, MD, FACR

Councilor 1st Term

Vaibhav Khasgiwala, MD

Councilor 2nd Term

Jody S Lee, MD

Councilor 2nd Term

Christie M Lincoln, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Niko Papanikolaou, FACR, MBA, PHD

Councilor 2nd Term

Jay R Parikh, MD, FACR

Councilor 2nd Term

Kurt A Schoppe, MD

Councilor 2nd Term

Stephen J Seiler, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Susanna C Spence, MD

Councilor 2nd Term

Aradhana Mukherjea Venkatesan, MD

Councilor 2nd Term

Jason Wayne Wachsmann, MD

Councilor 1st Term

Paul T Weatherall, MD, FACR

Councilor 2nd Term

Alternate Councilors

Hamza Alizai, MD

Alternate Councilor

Mark J Amsbaugh, MD

Alternate Councilor

Sarah Stansbury Avery, MD, FACR

Alternate Councilor

Priyadarshani Ranjit Bhosale, MD

Alternate Councilor

Avneesh Chhabra, MD

Alternate Councilor

Claudia Cotes, MD

Alternate Councilor

Prachi Dubey, MBBS

Alternate Councilor

Waqar Haque, MD

Alternate Councilor

Stephen Herrmann, MD

Alternate Councilor

Isaac Raymond Kirk III, MD, FACR

Alternate Councilor

Manickam Kumaravel, MD, FACR

Alternate Councilor

Jeannie K Kwon, MD

Alternate Councilor

William Bruce Lowry, MD, FACR

Alternate Councilor

Zeyad Metwalli, MD

Alternate Councilor

Tanya W Moseley, MD

Alternate Councilor

Thomas Joseph O'Neill, MD

Alternate Councilor

Pamela M Otto, MD, FACR

Alternate Councilor

Kent Rohweder, MD

Alternate Councilor

Marla B K Sammer, MD

Alternate Councilor

Andrew Sampson, Ph.D

Alternate Councilor

Lori Ann Sedrak, DO

Alternate Councilor

Rajeev Kisan Shah, MD

Alternate Councilor

Achint Kumar Singh, MD

Alternate Councilor

Kelly Albiero Tornow, MD

Alternate Councilor

Gary Jacob Whitman, MD, FACR

Alternate Councilor

Kanchan A Phalak, MD

Young Physician Alternate Councilor

Chapter Awards


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 25, 2022

TRS Annual Meeting

In-Person
Westin Irving Hotel & Westin Irving Convention Center

Irving, TX

Registration Contact:
Amie Driggers

 

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