Release Date: 09/20/2021
In this episode, hosts @mohannadhussain and Prasanth chat with @sylviadevlin about downtime procedures. Whether planned or unplanned, there are many steps that can be taken to mitigate these (mostly) unavoidable events. While most agree that effective planning, monitoring, and communication/follow-up are key to successful execution, the nuances of how to optimize these can be challenging for even an experienced CIIP. System fortification for maximum uptime and seamless failover, detailed scripts for individual systems and processes, and templates for end-user communication are just a few of...info_outline S05E99 Season 5 Wrap-up
The hosts get together in this special season wrap-up episode and discuss the highlights of the season, as well as the upcoming SIIM22 June 9-11 2022 in Kissimmee, Florida. Connect with us! You can find our podcast on Apple Podcast, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or anywhere else you subscribe to podcasts. Please help us out by leaving a review on Apple Podcasts. You can find us on Twitter: @SIIM_Tweets, and individually at @mohannadhussain, @jaynagels, @AliTejaniMD, @AAnandMD Visit us at https://siim.org/page/siimcast Special Thanks to @RandalSilvey of http://podedit.com for editing and post...info_outline S05E14 IHE White Paper - AI Interoperability
In this episode, hosts @mohannadhussain @jaynagels Prasanth and @AliTejaniMD interview @ChrisRothMD, @IntegratorBrad, and @_kodon, co-authors of the IHE AI Interoperability in Imaging White Paper. Chris Roth serves as Vice Chairman of Radiology, Information Technology and Clinical Informatics at Duke University, Director of Imaging IT Strategy at Duke Health where he is also associate professor of Neuroradiology. Brad Genereaux is Medical Imaging and Smart Hospitals Alliance Manager at NVIDIA, and has a keen focus on accelerating artificial intelligence, visualization, and virtualization in...info_outline S05E13 PIIRT Miniseries - User Training
In this episode, hosts Prasanth, @mohannadhussain and @jaynagels discuss User Training with Dr. Ann Scherzinger. As a Professor of Radiology and Chief of the Radiological Sciences Division and the University of Colorado, Dr. Scherzinger supports informatics applications for the UCHealth system. She is currently the chair of the SIIM Education Committee. Previously she has served as the System Administrator and has managed many implementations and upgrades for RIS and PACS systems at University of Colorado Hospital. Connect with us! You can find our podcast on Apple Podcast, Google Podcasts,...info_outline S05E12 PIIRT Miniseries - Data Storage
PIIRT Chapter 7 - Data Storage Jay Crawford In this episode, hosts Mohannad and Prasanth interview Jay Crawford about data storage technologies discussed in Chapter 7 of the second edition of PIIRT. These core concepts are critical for understanding not only issues of business continuity and disaster recovery, but also system performance, latency, and resource provisioning. The discussion covers storage standards and technologies such as RAID, as well as the change in storage utilization with advent of evolving storage media architectures going from magnetooptical, spinning platter, solid...info_outline S5E11 - Open Community Meetups
In this episode, hosts Ali, Mohannad, Jason, and Prasanth chat with Chris Hafey, Dr. Jason Hostetter, and Dr. Simon Rascovsky about the Imaging Informatics Open Community Meetups -- an open format meeting with short discussions on any topics related to Medical Imaging. Participants include software developers, clinicians, technologists and PACS administrators, researchers, and a "sprinkling" of vendors. These meetings started informally mid-2020 and give participants a way to meet without any predetermined agenda to ask questions, brainstorm new ideas, share about new projects or any other...info_outline S5E10 - Pathology Standards and Hackathon
Pathology Standards and Hackathon In this episode, host Mohannad chats with Jason Klotzer and Markus Herrmann about pathology imaging standards. The team discusses the unique perspective of digital pathology and how the specialty has adopted DICOM standards to meet the needs of the pathologist's imaging workflow, as well as a hackathon sponsored by the DPA and DICOM Workgroup 26. Jason Klotzer is a customer engineer working for the Healthcare vertical of Google Cloud, and he is based out of Austin, TX and has worked in the medical imaging space for more than 15 years. He has architected...info_outline S05E09 PIIRT Miniseries - Chapter 5
PIIRT Chapter 5 - Incorporating Non-Image Data with Matthew Hayes In this episode, hosts Ali, Prasanth, and Mohannad speak with Matthew Hayes CIIP. Matt is currently the PACS Manager for Radiology Partners. Prior engagements had him troubleshooting many different imaging challenges ranging from AI enablement, Encounters Based Imaging, Long Term Archiving, Cardiology, Radiology, and Pathology. The lively discussion covers an array of use cases and workflows, beginning with the historical uses of PACS to managing non imaging textual and metadata to the advent of DICOM SR, which in tandem with...info_outline S05E08 KBTH Update
In this episode, hosts Mohannad, Prasanth and Jason catch up with Bernard "Ben" Gyimah from Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital @KBTH_GH in Accra Ghana, site of the Global Ambassador program sponsored by @SIIM_Tweets and @RADAIDIntl. Last we heard Ben and Jason discuss the implementation of a PACS upgrade and RIS implementation with @IBMWatsonHealth. Fast-forwarding almost 3 years since our last meetup, Ben discusses the challenges of integrating with a new national EMR, establishing links with Ghana's national identification initiatives and other health information entities. The discussion evoked...info_outline S05E07
ACR DSI In this episode, hosts Prasanth, Mohannad, and Ali chat with the amazing team at the ACR Data Science Institute, @AcrDsi @RadiologyACR, represented by data scientists Laura Brink and Kendall Schmidt, and director Christopher Treml. Hot topics: Federated Learning with AI-LAB™ Interpretive and noninterpretive AI models and applications Getting started in ML There are additional resources available at the following links: FDA-Cleared AI algorithms referenced in the discussion: A special welcome to our newest co-host @AliTejaniMD and a special thanks to @quantrad for suggesting...info_outline
In this episode, hosts Prasanth, Arjun, and Mohannad speak with 4 physicians currently serving as Chief Medical Informatics Officers, Drs. @julie_hollberg, Jeffrey Sunshine, @ChrisRothMD, and @nsafdar. Hear about the interesting journeys they have taken leading to their current roles, the skills they have cultivated to champion informatics initiatives, and exciting new directions they have forged at their institutions.
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