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A Message from the President - May, 2017

Dear Members, Colleagues and Friends of the SAR,
I would first like to thank the immediate past President Bill Mayo-Smith for leading us all through the last year of continued growth, energy and innovation in the Society. Under Bill’s leadership the SAR continues to go from strength to strength. It’s remarkable but we have doubled our Society members over the last three years to over 1200. This really is a reflection of the vision developed by our prior leaders at both SUR and SGR and realized in 2012 with the merging of the Societies such that we can now scale and harmonize our activities, thinking and friendships. This was reflected in the spectacular meeting we just held at the Diplomat Resort in Hollywood, Florida this past March. While every SAR meeting is a truly rewarding experience, the immediate feedback was that this SAR meeting offered not just up-to-date meaningful and practical educational content but enhanced our understanding of leadership, mentorship and practice management, all of which are key to our success in the rapidly and perpetually changing healthcare environment... Click here to read more!
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SAR 2018 Call for Fellow Nominations

Fellow candidate nominations are now open. Nominated Fellow candidates must submit their forms online by Friday, January 5, 2018 using the SAR Fellow Candidate Form.


 SAR 2018 Annual Meeting

The SAR 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting and Educational Course will be held March 4 - 9, 2018 at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess in Scottsdale, Arizona. Click here for details.

This Fund supports the advancement of abdominal radiology research, education and practice. Visit the SAR Fund page for more information on this opportunity to help assure the future of abdominal radiology.

Disease-Focused Panels
Disease-Focused Panels (DFPs) will improve our ability to meet the Society's mission by focusing on specific diseases through organization of passionate and knowledgeable SAR experts who will work together to address unmet needs within medical practice and the imaging community. Visit the DFP pages under the Education tab, to learn more about this program, and the Active Panels already working.

Poster Exhibits
We are excited to offer you access to the top educational exhibits from the SAR Annual Scientific Meetings and Educational Courses. These exhibits were chosen based on educational merit, new research endeavors and innovative imaging techniques.

SAR Journal Access
To access the Abdominal Radiology journal, click here.

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SAR Updates

Updated January 8, 2018, 2017

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SAR remembers Dr. Juergen Willmann (Stanford University). A treasured friend and colleague to many within the Society, Dr. Willmann was an incredibly energetic, innovative and accomplished research scientist. Everyone loved him for his infectious warmth, enthusiasm and collegiality. While we mark his passing with heavy hearts, all his many friends and colleagues know that we have been blessed to have had him in their lives.


29th Annual ESGAR Meeting and Postgraduate Course, to be held June 12-15, 2018 in Dublin, Ireland. Online registration and abstract submission (due January 15th) available on the ESGAR Website


To celebrate and commemorate the experiences of SAR Past President Dr. Reed Dunnick, a 1-hour interview with him was filmed, covering a wide range of topics including Radiology in general; Early Career Physicians; Organizational Strength; Leadership:


SAR President-elect Dr. Bernard King named as the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) Honorary Fellowship of the Faculty, their most prestigious honor, for his clinical and scholarly achievements, nationally and internationally.


Be sure to check out the SAR Facebook page each Thursday to participate in the SAR GETTABLE CASE of the WEEK!

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