Daily Bulletin 2016

Visit the All-new RSNA Connections Center

Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016

Formerly RSNA Services

The all-new RSNA Connections Center was redesigned with RSNA attendees in mind.

The expanded lounge seating offers a spot to network, recharge your phone and enjoy new beverage options including gourmet coffee, wine and beer for purchase.

Membership & Resources

Get answers about membership, journal subscriptions, paying dues and making the most of your membership benefits in the Membership & Resources section. Staff will also be available to answer questions on RSNA services including RSNA's international programs such as the International Visiting Professor program, the Derek Harwood-Nash International Fellowship and the Introduction to Research for International Young Academics.

The Membership & Resources section also has information about Career Connect, RadiologyInfo.org®, Radiology Cares® and Image Wisely®. Attendees can also check out all of RSNA's print, online and mobile applications in this area.

R&E Foundation Donor Suite

The redesigned Research & Education (R&E) Foundation Donor Suite offers light refreshments, computers, a coat room and comfortable furniture exclusively to donors who contribute $300 or more to the Foundation. Stop by to learn more about R&E Foundation activities, including the Inspire-Innovate-Invest Campaign. Read about current grant and award recipients as well as individual, private practice and corporate donors who provide funding for grants.

Information Desk

Visit RSNA staff at the Information Desk for answers to all your questions about RSNA 2016.

Digital Support

RSNA technology experts are available in the Digital Support area to provide one-on-one digital help with Meeting Central, the RSNA meeting app or the Virtual Meeting.


Be sure to visit the redesigned RSNA Shop, your go-to resource for CME Refresher Course USBs, Radiology Select issues, journal samples and RSNA-branded merchandise and apparel. New branded items include cashmere scarves and pashminas, leather notebooks, power banks and plush teddy bears for the kids.

Discovery Theater Features Music, RSNA Programming

Also new this year is the Discovery Theater, located within the Connections Center in the Lakeside Center East. The theater will feature musical performances, informational and education presentations from RSNA partners and employees, radiologists and researchers within the industry, along with social media engagements. The top 25 entries to the 2016 Image Contest will also be on display in the theater.

The stage will be surrounded by casual seating options, where attendees can relax and recharge and listen to music, watch a presentation or network with colleagues. Visit Meeting Central for the latest schedule and to add presentations to My Agenda.

Some scheduled Discovery Theater events include:

Sunday, Nov. 27

3-D Printing Special Interest Group – Organization, Membership and Purpose, 10:30 a.m.

Navigating RSNA/Chicago (in Spanish), 11 a.m.

Musicality, Noon-1 p.m.
Established in 2008, the Chicago high school acapella group Musicality placed as semifinalists on the 11th season of NBC's hit show "America's Got Talent."

RSNA Tweet Up, 1 p.m.

Hilary Butler Quartet, 1:30-2:15 p.m. and 2:45-3:30 p.m.
This four string quartet will provide a classic sound playing two sets.

Experience Chicago on a Budget, 3:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 28 to Wednesday, Nov. 30

Live Painted Mural
Nancy Pochis Bank and her team will be onsite for three days during RSNA 2016 to create a new work of art just for us. The large canvas mural will be at the entrance of the Connections Center from the sky bridge.

Monday, Nov. 28

Image Wisely® Update, 9 a.m.

RSNA Quality Certificate Program: Defining Quality as the Ability to Meet or Exceed Expectations Reliably, 9:30 a.m.

RSNA Research Training Courses, 10 a.m.

RadiologyInfo.org–Providing Patients with Credible Information, 3 p.m.

Navigating RSNA Journals, 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 29

RadiologyInfo.org–Providing Patients with Credible Information, 9 a.m.

The Impact of an RSNA R&E Grant, 10 a.m.

Chicago Diamond Trio, Noon-1 p.m. and 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Relax in the Discovery Theater during the lunch hour and again in the mid-afternoon for musical entertainment from one of Chicago's best jazz entertainers.

Resident and Fellow Tweet Up, 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 30</p>

Radiology Cares®—Practicing the Art of Patient-centered Care, 9 a.m.

Using RSNA's Career Center to Optimize Your Career, 9:30 a.m.

What's New at Image Wisely, 10:30 a.m.

Callaloo, Noon-1 p.m.
One of the best world fusion steel pan groups performing in Chicago, Callaloo delivers a powerful musical experience built on strong Latin rhythms.

Thursday, Dec. 1

Using RSNA's Career Center to Optimize Your Career, 9 a.m.

Hilary Butler Quartet, 10-10:45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.-Noon
This four string quartet will provide a classic sound playing two sets.

Question of the Day:

What is dose creep?

Tip of the day:

Insufficient sampling rates on Doppler ultrasound can cause aliasing that looks like reversed flow, but isn't. Be sure when using Doppler that the velocity scale is set to a wide enough range.

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