25th Anniversary of the AAWR
On November 26, 2006 the AAWR celebrated its 25th Anniversary. This
momentous event took place in the Lacquer Room of the Palmer House
Hilton in Chicago, during the 2006 RSNA Annual Meeting.
Meet the Past Presidents of AAWR participating in the event
Read the article by Carol M. Rumack, MD FACR, Inaugural President of AAWR "Celebrating 25 years of AAWR: Supporting Women’s Successful Careers in Radiology through a “Tempered Radical” approach".
AAWR Focus, Fall 2006, Volume 26, Number 3, 9-15.
Read the Reflections from Women Radiologists: Portraits from AAWR — Compiled by Katarzyna J. Macura, MD, PhD, 2005 President of AAWR.
In a celebration of the 25th Anniversary of AAWR, this online anthology offers stories from women radiologists who share their personal experiences.
Read the RadiologyInfo.org News: radiology information resource for patients website presents the AAWR 25th Anniversary celebrations.
One of the highlights of the celebrations was the one-woman show entitled,
"Manya – A Living History of Marie Curie", presented by Susan Marie Frontczak
AAWR with Marie Curie (sitting Susan Marie Frontczak) from left: Ewa Kuligowska MD, Katarzyna Macura MD, PhD, Julia Fielding MD, Nancy Ellerbroek MD, Carol Rumack MD
In this inspirational and educational performance documenting the personal and professional life of Madame Marie Slodowska-Curie, we learned about the work and struggles that Marie Curie faced along the way to her ground-breaking discovery of radioactivity.