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Read the latest thoughts & updates from ISMRT executives and committee members.
Featuring the ISMRT President, AMPC Chair, and other committee members.
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Vicky’s Blog: 2023 Annual Meeting Update

November 22nd, 2022|Comments Off on Vicky’s Blog: 2023 Annual Meeting Update

By Huijun (Vicky) Liao, MR-RT, MRSO, 2023 ISMRT AMPC Chair Dear ISMRT colleagues, How is your day going? “It’s going” is the answer that I usually get when I ask my coworkers that question. [...]

Sony’s Blog: News, Announcements, and What’s Next

November 22nd, 2022|Comments Off on Sony’s Blog: News, Announcements, and What’s Next

By Sonja K. Boiteaux, M.Sc., RT(R)(MR), MRSO, CHC 2022-2023 ISMRT President I hope this message finds you happy and healthy! Living in the humid subtropical climate of Houston, TX, USA, means we have shallow [...]

Vicky’s Blog: Introducing Your Next Program Chair

August 16th, 2022|Comments Off on Vicky’s Blog: Introducing Your Next Program Chair

By Huijun (Vicky) Liao, MR-RT, MRSO, 2023 ISMRT AMPC Chair It is my absolute pleasure and honor to serve as your ISMRT Annual Meeting Program Committee (AMPC) Chair for Toronto 2023. In May of [...]

Sony’s Blog: Welcome!

July 1st, 2022|2 Comments

By Sonja K. Boiteaux, M.Sc., RT(R)(MR), MRSO, CHC 2022-2023 ISMRT President It is a humbling honor to take on the role of president of the ISMRT. Being chosen to lead this great group of [...]

Anne Dorte’s Blog: Looking Forward to the Meeting & More

February 10th, 2022|Comments Off on Anne Dorte’s Blog: Looking Forward to the Meeting & More

By Anne Dorte Blankholm, Ph.D., M.Sc.Radiographer, MRSO., 2021-2022 ISMRT President Dear ISMRT members and colleagues, I hope that you are all well. Here in the Nordic countries, days are getting longer and more light [...]

Anne Dorte’s Blog: Changing Seasons

October 21st, 2021|Comments Off on Anne Dorte’s Blog: Changing Seasons

By Anne Dorte Blankholm, Ph.D., M.Sc.Radiographer, MRSO., 2021-2022 SMRT President I hope this message finds you all well and safe. On the part of the globe where I live, summer is now over and [...]

Rhys’ Blog: Humbled Beginnings

October 8th, 2021|Comments Off on Rhys’ Blog: Humbled Beginnings

By Rhys Slough, M.Sc., 2022 SMRT Program Chair Dear SMRT and ISMRM Colleagues, I trust you are all well, and for those who are not, I wish you well as soon as possible. It [...]

Anne Dorte’s Blog: MR Safety Week

July 25th, 2021|Comments Off on Anne Dorte’s Blog: MR Safety Week

By Anne Dorte Blankholm, Ph.D., M.Sc.Radiographer, MRSO., 2021-2022 SMRT President Having worked with MR for more than 30 years, MR safety is always on my agenda. I remember being part of starting the first [...]

Anne Dorte’s Blog: An Introduction

June 8th, 2021|Comments Off on Anne Dorte’s Blog: An Introduction

By Anne Dorte Blankholm, , Ph.D.,M.Sc.Radiographer, MRSO., 2021-2022 SMRT President It is a great honor and a pleasure for me taking over the presidency of the SMRT. I am especially honored being the first [...]

Nancy’s Blog: Changing of the Guard

May 14th, 2021|Comments Off on Nancy’s Blog: Changing of the Guard

By Nancy Hill Beluk, R.T.(R), 2020-2021 SMRT President The 2021 Annual Meeting will soon be upon us, and my presidency will come to a close.  As I reflect on my term, a quote comes [...]

Thao’s Blog: One Month to Go

April 13th, 2021|Comments Off on Thao’s Blog: One Month to Go

By Thao T. Tran, M.Sc., 2020-21 SMRT Program Chair To the SMRT Community, The 2021 ISMRM & SMRT Annual Meeting & Exhibition is only a month away. The ISMRM AMPC, SMRT AMPC, and the [...]

Nancy’s Blog: Closing in on the Annual Meeting 2021

April 13th, 2021|Comments Off on Nancy’s Blog: Closing in on the Annual Meeting 2021

By Nancy Hill Beluk, R.T.(R), 2020-2021 SMRT President And now, the end is near And so I face the final curtain My friend, I'll say it clear I'll state my case of which I'm [...]

Thao’s Blog: 2021 Annual Meeting Update

March 4th, 2021|Comments Off on Thao’s Blog: 2021 Annual Meeting Update

By Thao T. Tran, M.Sc., 2020-21 SMRT Program Chair Dear SMRT and ISMRM Colleagues, Registration is now open for the 2021 ISMRM & SMRT Annual Meeting – An Online Experience! The early registration deadline [...]

Nancy’s Blog: Welcome to the SMRT Family

December 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Nancy’s Blog: Welcome to the SMRT Family

By Nancy Hill Beluk, R.T.(R), 2020-2021 SMRT President We all know the feeling that overtakes us as we welcome in a new family member. Whether it is by marriage, birth, adoption or even a pet. The [...]

Nancy’s Blog: Reflections on the 2020 Virtual Conference

October 5th, 2020|Comments Off on Nancy’s Blog: Reflections on the 2020 Virtual Conference

By Nancy Hill Beluk, R.T.(R), 2020-2021 SMRT President The first-ever ISMRM/SMRT Virtual Conference 2020 is in the books, and I am happy to report it was a huge success. But don’t take my word [...]

Thao’s Blog: Let’s Look Forward to a Brighter 2021!

October 5th, 2020|Comments Off on Thao’s Blog: Let’s Look Forward to a Brighter 2021!

By Thao T. Tran, M.Sc., 2020-21 SMRT Program Chair Dear SMRT and ISMRM Colleagues, First, I want to send big Congratulations to Doug Knoll, Nicole Seiberlich, Claire Mulcahy, and the SMRT and ISMRM teams [...]

Nancy’s Blog: From My Vantage Point

July 27th, 2020|Comments Off on Nancy’s Blog: From My Vantage Point

By Nancy Hill Beluk, R.T.(R), 2019-20 SMRT President-Elect Being from Pittsburgh, my go-to person for quoting is often Fred Rogers. For those who don’t know who he is, Fred Rogers was the host of [...]

Shawna’s Blog: Annual Meeting Updates & Announcements

July 8th, 2020|Comments Off on Shawna’s Blog: Annual Meeting Updates & Announcements

By Shawna Farquharson, Ph.D., 2019-20 SMRT President Dear SMRT Family, Firstly, I am delighted to announce the program for our Annual Meeting is now finalised for 08-14 August! This year the SMRT have embraced [...]