Baron and Dunnick Named to Top Spots at RSNA

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The Radiological Society of North American announced that Richard L. Baron, MD, FACR, is its new Board chairman and N. Reed Dunnick, MD, is its new president. In addition, it named Ronald L. Arenson, MD, FACR, as its president-elect and added James P. Borgstede, MD, to its Board.

Dr. Dunnick is the Fred Jenner Hodges Professor and chair of the Department of Radiology at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor, Mich, where he has been since 1992. He is the co-author or author of more than 250 peer-reviewed scientific articles, 62 book chapters and 10 books. He has served on the editorial boards of more than a dozen journals and been a member of numerous societies. As a member of RSNA since 1987, he has served on many committees and was elected to the RSNA Board of Directors in 2006.

Dr. Baron is professor of radiology at the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he has been since 2002, serving as chair of the Department of Radiology from 2002 to 2011 and dean for clinical practice from 2011 to 2013. Over the course of his career, he has has presented hundreds of invited lectures as well as authored or co-authored 118 peer-reviewed scientific articles, one book, 49 book chapters and review articles, and numerous scientific and educational exhibits. He has served on the editorial boards and as manuscript reviewer for multiple journals and been an active member of several medical societies and organizations. An RSNA member since 1978, Dr. Baron was elected to the RSNA Board of Directors in 2008.

Dr. Arenson is the Alexander R. Margulis Distinguished Professor and chair of the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco, where he has been since 1992.

Dr. Borgstede is a professor of radiology and vice chair of professional services, clinical operations and quality at the University of Colorado, Denver. He also holds the position of president of the American Board of Radiology and president-elect of the International Society of Radiology.