RAD-AID SBI Global Breast Imaging Program

RAD-AID International and the Society of Breast Imaging are pleased to collaborate on a program designed to strengthen breast imaging in resource-poor and low-resource hospitals in medically underserved regions. To increase access to medical imaging services for breast imaging globally, RAD-AID and SBI are collaborating to offer funded opportunities to support SBI members interested in volunteering in underserved regions of the world. Participants will join RAD-AID’s project teams in international initiatives designed to improve access to breast imaging for populations in need.

Additional volunteer opportunities with RAD-AID Breast Imaging are available that include distance education and web conferences within RAD-AID’s existing global network.

You are eligible to apply if you are an active member of SBI and have no material conflicts of interest

  • Once selected, RAD-AID SBI Global Outreach Volunteers must sign and accept any and all release forms provided by RAD-AID.

After completing travel as a RAD-AID SBI Global Outreach Volunteer, you are required to:

  • Submit a report to RAD-AID on objectives completed and future recommendations
  • Submit to SBI a publication-ready article which summarizes the project and/or your experience,  a brief communication on your experience and pictures for social media purposes,  an abstract for an oral presentation or poster for an SBI-sponsored conference, and/or a project summary report.
  • Submit to RAD-AID an application or abstract to provide an oral presentation or poster of the project at the annual RAD-AID Conference on Global Health Radiology for Low-Resource Regions,  a brief communication on your experience and pictures for social media purposes, and/or a project summary report.

Please consider applying for this opportunity to use your skills and expertise in breast imaging in service to developing regions of the world. For any questions about this program or the application process, please email the RAD-AID Breast Imaging Program at breastimaging@rad-aid.org.

Volunteer for the RAD-AID SBI Global Breast Imaging Program