The AOCR has several committees consisting of AOCR Member Volunteers. The overall goal of AOCR Committees is to further the mission of the organization. Are you an AOCR Member looking for a way to get involved? Contact AOCR Staff at 800-258-AOCR (2627) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) Committee
Chair: Kevin Carter, DO
The purpose of the CME Committee is to research current trends in the field of radiology and make recommendations to the Board of Directors regarding CME Conference topics, potential program chair and speakers. The committee will review evaluations for all CME Conferences in order to determine attendee satisfaction and to aid in development of future CME Programs. In addition, the committee will assist in accreditation compliance relating to all CME conferences. This committee meets via conference call 2-4 times annually and by e-ballot as needed.
Educational Exhibits Committee
Chair: Kevin Baker, DO
This committee is responsible for development and maintenance of guidelines and criteria for preparation and submission of electronic educational exhibits to be presented at AOCR CME Conferences. The committee will review and evaluate all abstracts and score completed electronic research projects. This committee will function primarily via electronic methods, and may meet via conference call 1-2 times annually, as needed.
Honors and Awards Committee
Chair: Angela Sneider, DO
This committee is responsible for development and maintenance of criteria for qualification of specific honors, including: Outstanding Educator, AOCR Fellowship and Honorary Membership. The committee will review nominations and make recommendations for candidates to be honored by the College to the Board of Directors for consideration and approval. This committee will meet via conference call 1-2 times annually or by e-ballot as needed.
Online Continuing Medical Education (OCME) Committee
Chair: Donald von Borstel, DO
The purpose of the OCME Committee is to research current trends in the field of radiology and plan online CME lecture topics and speakers. The committee will review online CME evaluations to determine learner satisfaction and to assist in planning future online CME activities. The committee will also assist in ensuring accreditation compliance relating to online CME activities. The committee will meet via conference call 1-3 times annually and/or by e-ballot as needed.
Social Media & Member Engagement Committee
Chair: Alysha Vartevan, DO
The purpose of the committee is to maintain and oversee a format for collecting and posting interesting cases to social media platforms. The committee will review all case submissions and determine if acceptable for posting to social media. In addition, the committee will assist in providing content for AOCR social media of platforms; including, but not limited to, advertising upcoming AOCR CME events, sharing highlights of lecturers and slides during CME meetings, etc. The committee will evaluate additional initiatives to increase member engagement. The committee will meet via conference call 1-2 times annual and by e-ballot as needed.
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