Global Radiology CME is honored to announce the appointment of Neil Rofsky, MD, MHA, FSCBTMR, FISMRM, FACR, Professor and Chair of UT Southwestern's Department of Radiology and the Effie and Wofford Cain Distinguished Chair in Diagnostic Imaging as the Scientific Director of this year's Global Radiology CME course in Dublin, Ireland - Imaging in Dublin 2020.
A word from our Scientific Director: "I am delighted to serve as the Scientific Director of this year's annual Global Radiology CME course. It is indeed my privilege to be leading a meeting in Dublin, Ireland, where I look forward to catching up with many friends, former trainees, and valued colleagues. Global Radiology blends the highest quality CME with an incredibly fun social agenda, a variety of engaging educational activities and, uniquely, an expanding and accessible scientific component. With a relaxed and friendly vibe this organization delivers on your educational needs. Your time with Global Radiology is time well spent! I look forward to seeing you in Dublin."
Neil Rofsky, MD, MHA, FSCBTMR, FISMRM, FACR, is Professor and Chair of UT Southwestern’s Department of Radiology and holder of the Effie and Wofford Cain Distinguished Chair in Diagnostic Imaging. Dr. Rofsky also serves as Director of Translational Research for the Advanced Imaging Research Center (AIRC), a collaboration of UT Southwestern and the University of Texas at Dallas. A native of New York, Dr. Rofsky received his medical degree from New York Medical College and then completed an internship in internal medicine at Middlesex University Hospital. He received advanced training through a nuclear medicine fellowship program at the University of Utah Medical Center; a radiology residency program at the New York University Medical Center; and fellowships in abdominal imaging and magnetic resonance imaging at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Rofsky served as Co-Director of the Clinical Imaging Steering Committee (CISC) of the NCI for 2 terms, and completed his responsibilities in November, 2018. He was recently awarded a Masters Degree in Healthcare Administration from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. Previously, he served on the Board of Directors for the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) and the Society of Computed Body Tomography & Magnetic Resonance (SCBTMR) also fulfilling the role of President of the SCBTMR. His research interests have focused on Body MRI/MRA having previously been awarded an R01 NCI grant on prostate cancer. He has authored more than 180 peer-reviewed publications, numerous review articles and editorials, several textbooks, and presents regularly at such medical societies as the Radiological Society of North America, the ISMRM and the SCBTMR.