2022 RAD-AID Conference

2022 RAD-AID Conference on International Radiology and Global Health

The 2022 RAD-AID Conference on Global Health Radiology for Low-Resource Regions & Medically Underserved Communities is in its 14th year! Register now!

The event will be in-person. Virtual participation will be announced at a later date, so this registration is for in-person participation only. CME and CE credits may be available for participating physicians, nurses, technologists, sonographers and radiation therapists (credits pending approval from credential organizations).

2022 RAD-AID Conference location at George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium

This in-person event will be held on Saturday, Nov 5th, at George Washington University (Jack Morton Auditorium in the Media and Public Affairs Building at 805 21st St NW) in Washington DC. Our usual conference site (2015-2019) at World Health Organization/PAHO is under construction this year, so please make note of this new location for this year (which is in the same area near the Lincoln Monument in Washington DC). We are happy to reconnect with you all in person again!

Register for the 2022 RAD-AID Conference

Our 2022 conference events will include general audience speaker presentations and multiple panel Q&A sessions. This way, you can interact with speakers and discuss global health radiology projects to bring essential life-saving medical imaging to resource-poor regions throughout the world. 

CME/CE credits may be available to physicians, technologists, therapists, sonographers, and nurses – pending approval. Previous in-person RAD-AID Conferences conferred 8 CME/CE credits to eligible registrants.

Topics to be covered at the RAD-AID Conference are shown below.  The lineup of speakers and schedule will be provided soon.  On social media, we will use #RADAID2022 to share more updates about the . 

Topics will include:

  1. Interventional Radiology in Global Health: IR physicians, Technologists and Nurses in Multidisciplinary IR services 
  2. Implementing Tele-Ultrasound for Global Health Applications in Diagnostics and Point of Care Contexts
  3. Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging for Low-Resource Regions: SubSaharan Africa’s Growing Nuclear Medicine Departments
  4. Addressing Racial Health Disparities in the United States: RAD-AID USA Women’s Health Initiative for Breast/Cervical Cancer
  5. In-country Radiology Residency Development: Experiences from Tanzania, Botswana, Morocco, Liberia, Malawi & Guyana
  6. Ultrasound Outreach Strategies in Malawi, Laos, Kenya, Ghana, Peru, Nepal and others.
  7. Breast Imaging Education in Ghana and Guyana for Physicians, Technologists and Nurse Navigators
  8. Innovations in Global Health Informatics: Deployment of PACS in Low-Resource Settings
  9. Artificial Intelligence in Global Health: Impact on Radiology, Radiation Oncology, and Technologist Workflows
  10. RAD-AID’s Country Reports: The How-Tos and The Why of doing robust health sector analyses. 
  11. Developing Global Health Strategies in Pakistan, Mongolia, and the South Pacific: Building New Programs
  12. Travel Restrictions Have Lifted: Now What? Keeping our Volunteers Safe, Effective and Impactful
  13. RAD-AID Chapter Experiences: Grass Roots Outreach from our partnered Academic Educational institutions
  14. Global Health Radiology Nursing: Training Nurses, Workflow Improvements, and Patient Safety
  15. Cancer Care in Low and Middle-Income Countries: Bridging Screening, Diagnostics, and Treatment
  16. Growing Radiology Infrastructure: New initiatives with economic development institutions in Nigeria, Ghana & Uganda
  17. RAD-AID’s Medical Student Program: Education and Field Projects
  18. RAD-AID’s Online Learning Center: Synchronizing Online and On-site learning for Best Outcomes
  19. Multidisciplinary Education in Liberia and Guyana
  20. Maternal Infant Health and Medical Imaging in Low-Resource Contexts
  21. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Global Health Radiology Program Planning

 

Registration for the event is priced (see below), and the proceeds are used to support RAD-AID’s global health charitable work around the world. Virtual options for remote streaming will be announced. Registration is for in-person participants only (until further notice). 

$109 for Physicians (attendings/private practice/academic faculty)

$49 for Residents and Fellows (MDs and DOs)

$49 for Technologists and Nurses

$39 for All Students (Masters, PhD, MD, BA, Technologist, Nursing, etc) 

$59 for all other (business, nonprofit, admin, engineering and other professionals)

US and Canadian academic institutional RAD-AID Chapter members will have a side-event roundtable discussion to be held on Sunday, November 6th, 8:30-12:30 (at no additional cost).

Abstracts for oral presentations or poster presentations can be submitted by filling out an abstract application form.

Learn more about the abstract requirements or send an email to amlugossy@rad-aid.org.