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RSNA 2011 Important Dates

RSNA 2011The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has announced important dates for its coming 97th Scientific assembly and Annual meeting (RSNA2011), which is going to take place during the period from 27th of November to the 2nd of December at McCormick Palace in Chicago, IL.

Among these dates is the deadline for abstract submission, which will be the 31st of March. Members registration and housing will begin on the 4th of May, while registration for non-RSNA members will take place of the 1st of June. The enrollment for courses will start on July the 6th, while the international deadline for full-conference badge to be mailed for will be the 21st of October. One of the other important dates will be the 4th of November, which will be the deadline for final discounted registration, housing, and course enrollment for RSNA 2011.

Highlights of latest RSNA meeting

In order to realize the increasing importance of RSNA annual meetings, we should have a look at the highlights of RSNA 2010, which would clearly indicate why the meetings carried out by the Radiological Society of North America are considered among the most important scientific events all over the world. RSNA 2010 meeting was attended by more than 58,000 medical and scientific professionals. The event included nearly 4300 scientific papers, posters, and educational exhibits. RSNA 2010 had 678 technical exhibitors and 232 refresher courses as well.

RSNA 2011, what is expected?

RSNA 2011 is expected to continue focusing on promoting the and medical imaging practice all over the world. One of the main points of interest is the continuous research for new ways to reduce radiation exposure during diagnostic imaging procedures without affecting the quality of generated images. Cancer remains also one of the main issues of interest at RSNA 2011. Attendees are waiting to be updated on new methods for diagnosing and treating several forms of cancer which would eventually result in reducing its mortalities and promote cancer survival rates.

Another major point is promoting the use of combined IT and healthcare, especially after various applications have appeared for viewing radiology images on platforms such as iPhone and iPad. RSNA 2011 is also expected to discuss the increasing application of telemedicine and telehealth as a mean of delivering medical care to remote locations while reducing the costs of healthcare. Finally, RSNA 2011 will continue to offer genuine chances for companies, all over the world, to directly interact with its customers, have new ones, and showcase their latest innovations.


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