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RSNA History – Part 4

We continue to highlight the history of RSNA, in this part, we will discuss the change of the name of the recently established organization, the Western Roentgen Society, to the current name, the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). The sixth annual meeting of the Western Roentgen Society was held in December 1920. It took place at Hotel Sherman in Chicago. Albert F. Tyler, MD,...

RSNA History – Part 7

We continue to discuss the history of the RSNA. In this section, we are about to highlight the difficulties the society had overcome during the Great Depression, which took place in the United States throughout the 1930s. While the Depression was taking place, it was noted that the attendance of the RSNA annual meeting was decreasing. Facing this challenge, Donald S. Childs, MD, the...