Commission on Government Relations

Commission Goals


The Commission on Governmental Relations is the College’s voice to the U.S. Congress, state legislatures and federal and state agencies and regulatory bodies. The Commission’s goals, in conjunction with the Department of Governmental Affairs, is to influence legislation and regulations to the benefit of patients, the profession and members of the College; to increase radiology’s influence with federal and state government, private payers and to be proactive and aggressive on issues of quality patient care.

Leadership & Staff

Howard B Fleishon, MD, MMM, FACR

Chair

William T Thorwarth JR, MD, FACR

Staff

William T Thorwarth JR, MD, FACR

Staff

Joshua Cooper

Staff

Cynthia Moran

Staff

Edward Smith

Staff

Roster


Kimberly M Beavers, MD Tilden L Childs III, MD, FACR Allan B Chiunda , MD, Ph.D, MPH
Neil Couchman Davey, MD, MB, ChB, FACR Michelle L Dorsey, MD Stephen Louis Ferrara, MD, FACR
C Matthew Hawkins, MD Joshua A Hirsch, MD, FACR Madelene C Lewis, MD
Ralph P Lieto, MSE, FACR Join Y Luh, MD Loralie Dawn Ma, MD, PhD, FACR
Anjali Malik, MD Geraldine B McGinty, MD, MBA, FACR Gregory Neal Nicola, MD, FACR
Amy Patel, MD Derrick Siebert, MD Dana H Smetherman, MD, MPH, MBA, FACR
Timothy L Swan, MD, FACR Scott Michael Truhlar, MD, MS, MBA, FACR Paul E Wallner, DO, FACR
Dennis William Wulfeck, MD, FACR David Carey Youmans, MD, FACR

Leadership & Staff

Howard B Fleishon, MD, MMM, FACR

Chair

William T Thorwarth JR, MD, FACR

Staff

William T Thorwarth JR, MD, FACR

Staff

Joshua Cooper

Staff

Cynthia Moran

Staff

Edward Smith

Staff

RADPAC

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RADPAC is the political action committee for The American College of Radiology Association® (ACRA).

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Radiology Advocacy Network

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The Radiology Advocacy Network is a group of radiologists across the country who are ensuring that radiology’s voice is heard at the local and federal levels.

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