Monday, December 1, 2014

 12:00 pm AAWR Business Lunch  (Active or potential AAWR members)

Tuesday December 2, 2014

 12:00 pm President’s Lunch (All welcome)

“Win Win Collaboration”

Keynote: “Win Win Collaboration between Radiology and Radiation Oncology – RSNA Perspective”
Sarah Donaldson, MD FASTRO; Immediate Past RSNA President, 1998 Marie Curie Awardee

Colleen Lawton, MD, 2013 ASTRO President:
 “ASTRO Collaborative Efforts”

Paul Ellenbogen, MD, 2014 ACR President:
“ACR Collaboratives on Women and Minority”

James Rawson, MD, 2015 President of Georgia Radiology Society:
“Collaboration between Radiology And Radiation Oncology”

Elizabeth Travis, PhD, Former RRS President, 2014 AAWR Marie Curie Awardee:
“Collaborating with Men Scientists”

Kimberly E Applegate, MD, 2003 AAWR President:
“Walk with Men Leaders in ACR”

Carol Rumack MD, 1981 AAWR first President:
“From AAWR to ACR Gold Medalist”PhD


Wednesday December 3, 2014
7:00 am Win-Win collaboration of International Perspective Breakfast (All Welcome)

Keynote Speaker: Ritsuko Komaki, MD, FACR. FASTRO,
2001 AAWR President, Marie Curie Awardee
“Win-Win International Collaborations”

Panel Discussion Topics:
Why international?
How can it be more of win-win?
What are the most productive areas?
What are the barriers?
How can AAWR help?


Yoshimi Anzai, MD, 2014 AAWR President
Katarzyna Macura, MD, FACR, 2005 AAWR President
Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, 2007 AAWR President
Nina Mayr, MD, FASTRO, Chair of Radiation Oncology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Kaori Togashi, MD, Chair of Radiology, Kyoto University, Japan

8:30 – 10:00 am Refresher Course (All Welcome)

AAWR/RSNA Instructional Session:
Moderator: Feng-Ming (Spring) Kong, MD, PhD

Integration of Imaging in Fighting Lung Cancer
Imaging in early diagnosis and detection for lung cancer
Norma Thomson, MD, FACR, Professor and Vice Chair of Radiology, Head of Thoracic Radiology, Medical College of Georgia

Imaging guided radiation therapy for lung cancer
Feng-Ming (Spring) Kong, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair of Radiation Oncology, Co-Leader of Lung Cancer Program, GRU Cancer Center and Medical College of Georgia

The role of imaging in surgical resection
Carsten Schroeder, MD, PhD
Associate Professor and Director of Thoracic Surgical Oncology
GRU Cancer Center, Georgia Regents University

Imaging and biomarkers guided personalized treatment
Ritsuko Komaki, MD, FACR and FASTRO
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston

12:00 pm Resident Lunch (All Welcome)
Moderators: Gayatri Joshi, MD and Feng Ming Spring Kong, MD, PhD

Career advancement: Win-Win Consideration
Keynote Speaker: Nancy Ellerbroek, MD, FACR
2006 AAWR President
“The importance of hospital relations in maintaining and advancing your career”

Keynote Speaker: Richard Gunderman, MD, PhD, FACR
 “Advancing Your Career in Academic Medicine~ Leadership Opportunity in Academic Medicine “

Panel Discussion:
How to collaborate with your superiors or senior faculty?
How can you be a physician, a leader, a wife and a mother at the same time?

Ritsuko Komaki, MD, FACR, FASTRO, 2001 AAWR President
Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, 2007 AAWR President
Julia Fielding, MD, FACR, 2012 AAWR President