Podcast by SIIM This podcast helps you become more informed about medical imaging as well as current SIIM news and happenings. You will hear from experts in the field of enterprise IT and imaging informatics.
info_outline Open Source Tools 07/11/2019
Open Source Tools This week on SIIMCast, join Arjun and Jason, as they interview Norman Young and Chris Hafey ( @CHafey ) about open source software in imaging informatics and medicine. Norman Young has been involved with medical imaging product development for the past 20 years. He began his career as a medical imaging software developer at an major academic hospital in Toronto, Canada. That was followed by stints at two RIS/PACS companies. In 2005, he founded ClearCanvas, an open source medical imaging software company, which went on to be acquired by Synaptive Medical in 2014. Today, Norman manages a team of physicists and software developers at Synaptive, building applications in MRI and imaging informatics. Chris Hafey serves as Chief Technology at Nucleus Health. Prior to NucleusHealth, Chris served as CTO for OnPoint Medical Diagnostics, Chief Architect at Vital Images, Director of Engineering at Stentor and other leadership roles for many technology firms. Chris is the creater of the Cornerstone Open source SDK for interacting with DICOM images on the web. 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 @arjunsharmarad, @jaynagels, @AAnandMD Visit us at https://siim.org/page/siimcast Medical Imaging-related Projects referenced in the discussion: CornerstoneJS Web-based medical imaging library: http://bit.ly/2yOUKYM Clear Canvas - https://www.clearcanvas.ca/ ClearCanvas Open Source Project - https://clearcanvas.github.io/ Horos Free Medical DICOM Viewer for OSX - https://horosproject.org/ OsiriX DICOM Viewer - https://www.osirix-viewer.com/ DVTk, a must have for anybody working with DICOM! - https://www.dvtk.org/ NextGen Connect (formerly Mirth Connect) - https://www.nextgen.com/products-and-services/integration-engine dwv, DICOM Web Viewer - https://ivmartel.github.io/dwv/ Oviyam - http://oviyam.raster.in/ And others: The Linux Operating System: What is Linux? at Opensource.com - https://opensource.com/resources/linux 3D Slicer - https://www.slicer.org/ Docker Enterprise Container Platform: https://www.docker.com/ MySQL Database - https://www.mysql.com/ PostgreSQL - https://www.postgresql.org/ MongoDB - https://www.mongodb.com/ Git - https://git-scm.com/ Visual Studio Code - https://code.visualstudio.com/ Node.js - https://nodejs.org/ React - https://reactjs.org/ React Bootstrap - https://react-bootstrap.github.io/
info_outline RAD-AID Follow-up 06/09/2019
RAD-AID Follow-up In this episode, hosts Prasanth and guests (SIIMCast's very own) Jason, and our Ben Gyimah from Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra Ghana. Hear Jason and Ben speak about their experiences as part of the SIIM and RAD-AID's Global Ambassador program. 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 @arjunsharmarad, @jaynagels, @AAnandMD Visit us at https://siim.org/page/siimcast
info_outline Peer Review 04/22/2019
Peer Review Do you Peer Review? Join Hosts Jason and Arjun as they interview Ian Maynard discussing Peer Review and its evolving role in education and quality improvement, as well as the role machine learning AI may play in the process. Ian Maynard is a veteran of IT markets in Radiology Solutions. He currently serves as CEO at Real Time Medical @RealTimeMedical, a major Canadian healthcare company providing radiology workflow solutions, including the DiaShare Diagnostic Peer Review Platform. Connect with us! You can find our podcast on Apple Podcast, Google Podcasts, or anywhere else you. Please help us out by leaving a review on Apple Podcasts. You can find us on Twitter: @SIIM_Tweets, and individually at @arjunsharmarad, @jaynagels, @AAnandMD Visit us at https://siim.org/page/siimcast
info_outline Discless Imaging Exchange 03/26/2019
Discless Imaging Exchange In this episode, hosts Jason, Prasanth, and Arjun interview Dr. Alexander J. Towbin, a Pediatric Radiologist and renowned imaging informaticist. The discussion will cover discless imaging exchanges, interoperability standards, and processes to facilitate the efficient sharing of patient image data. This episode is Sponsored by Ambra Health. We thank them for their support of SIIMcast and the Society of Imaging Informatics in Medicine. For more information, visit their website at ambrahealth.com and follow their Twitter handle @ambrahealth. Connect with us! You can find our podcast on Apple Podcast, Google Podcasts, or anywhere else you. Please help us out by leaving a review on Apple Podcasts. You can find us on Twitter: @SIIM_Tweets, and individually at @arjunsharmarad, @jaynagels, @AAnandMD Visit us at https://siim.org/page/siimcast
info_outline Standards: FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) 03/10/2019
Standards: FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) In this episode, host Jason continues our series on standards as he interviews Brad Genereaux and Mohannad Hussain. Brad is the Medical Imaging Alliance Manager for NVIDIA, and Mohannad is a Director of Advanced Development with Philips. Both are active in the SIIM community and on FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) development. Enjoy! Connect with our guests: - Brad: @IntegratorBrad, https://www.linkedin.com/in/integratorbrad/ - Mohannad: @mohannadhussain Connect with us! You can find our podcast on Apple Podcast, Google Podcasts, or anywhere else you. Please help us out by leaving a review on Apple Podcasts. You can find us on Twitter: @SIIM_Tweets, and individually at @arjunsharmarad, @jaynagels, @AAnandMD Visit us at https://siim.org/page/siimcast
info_outline Synoptic Reporting with Alex Goel 01/30/2019
Synoptic Reporting with Alex Goel Alex Goel of Cancer Care Ontario joins the team to talk about Integrated Synoptic Reporting, a structured reporting effort out of Ontario. The discussion covers their experience in SR over the past few years, including the design, advantages and challenges in adoption. SIIM 2018 Annual Meeting abstract: https://siim.org/resource/resmgr/siim2018/abstracts/18quality-Goel.pdf
info_outline Journal Club 2018 01/14/2019
Journal Club 2018 In this episode, the SIIMcast team sits in with the Penn Radiology Imaging Informatics Fellows as well as Fellowship Director, Dr. Tessa Cook during their regularly-scheduled Journal Club. The articles: PathBot: A Radiology-Pathology Correlation Dashboard Large Scale Semi-Automated Labeling of Routine Free-Text Clinical Records for Deep Learning Performing an Informatics Consult: Methods and Challenges JACR march 2018 Musculoskeletal Injuries Affecting Radiologists According to the 2017 ACR Human Resources Commission Workforce Survey JACR May 2018 Medically Engineered Solutions in Health Care: A Technology Incubator and Design-Thinking Curriculum for Radiology Trainees JACR june 2018
info_outline IHE with guests Kinson Ho and Kevin O'Donnell 01/09/2019
IHE with guests Kinson Ho and Kevin O'Donnell Continuing our series on standards in medical imaging, in this episode we talked about the Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) standard, its history, the relationship between vendors and users, ideals and practical considerations. Guests Kinson Ho and Kevin O'Donnell.
info_outline DICOM with guests Charles Parisot and Don Van Syckle 12/27/2018
DICOM with guests Charles Parisot and Don Van Syckle The team sits down with long-time DICOM experts Charles Parisot and Don Van Syckle to discuss the standard's origins, development, ethos, and present standing.
info_outline Interview with Woojin Kim, MD & William Boonn, MD 11/17/2018
Interview with Woojin Kim, MD & William Boonn, MD In this episode, we continue our series on entrepreneurship in informatics, speaking with Woojin Kim, MD and William Boonn, MD. Together, they started Montage Healthcare solutions, now known as mPower clinical analytics, which was acquired by Nuance Communications in 2016. Listen with us, as we discover how they went from a developing a simple solution for a problem to creating an advanced analytics platform. They share insights into the entrepreneeurial process, as well as lessons learned in creating a successful startup. Check out the TED Talk referenced in the discussion: https://www.ted.com/talks/bill_gross_the_single_biggest_reason_why_startups_succeed?language=en
info_outline Interview with Cheryl Kreider Carey, Executive Director SIIM 10/12/2018
Interview with Cheryl Kreider Carey, Executive Director SIIM In this episode, the team sits down with Cheryl Carey, the new SIIM Executive Director. With several months under her belt in the new position, Cheryl talks about her past experience, the transition to the new role, and the future of SIIM.
info_outline SIIM Ambassador Program with RAD-AID 08/22/2018
SIIM Ambassador Program with RAD-AID In this episode, Jason talks about the SIIM ambassador program run in partnership with RAD-AID (Twitter: RADAIDIntl) with guests Dale Gerus, Starla Longfellow (Twitter: starlaklongfell), and David Marichal (Twitter: radiologygeek). Dale is the Operation Director for RAD-AID informatics and Starla and David are former ambassadors talking about their experiences.
info_outline Interview with Murray A. Reicher, MD, FACR 07/31/2018
Interview with Murray A. Reicher, MD, FACR Arjun, Jason, and Prasanth sit down with Murray A. Reicher, MD, FACR (@murrayreicher) - doctor, inventor and serial healthcare entrepreneur. A radiologist and early adopter of MR imaging, Murray helped usher in the age of digital radiology as a co-Founder of DR systems. In the time since, he has helped start multiple companies in the digital health and imaging space, including most recently Health Companion and Health Beacons.
info_outline Interview with Jim Whitfill 06/28/2018
Interview with Jim Whitfill In this short bonus episode, the team sits down with Dr. Jim Whitfill (@jwhitfill), who is taking the helm at SIIM as the new Chair. We talk about his path to the chairmanship and what he sees on the horizon for SIIM. We also introduce our new co-host, Jason Nagels (jaynagels).
info_outline Chat with e-Patient Dave deBronkart 06/21/2018
Chat with e-Patient Dave deBronkart As an author and a Ted Talk Speaker, e-Patient Dave deBronkart is an advocate for patient experience, satisfaction, engagement, and safety. In May 2018, Mr. deBronkart was the keynote speaker at the SIIM 2018 Annual Meeting's opening general session. The day before this keynote speech, Dr. Paul Nagy, SIIM Chair, sat down with e-Patient Dave to discuss participatory medicine and how empowered and engaged e-patients are sharing information with their clinicians.
info_outline Chat with Andrew Rosenkrantz 03/29/2018
Chat with Andrew Rosenkrantz In this episode we sit down with Dr. Andrew Rosenkrantz (@arosenkrantzmd) of NYU Radiology to discuss his department's efforts to facilitate communication between radiologists and referring physicians through PACS-enabled tools. The following articles are discussed: http://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(16)30005-9/abstract ;http://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)30869-4/abstract. Thanks also to William Moore, MD, also of NYU Radiology, for his participation in the recording.
info_outline Interview with Gorkem Sevinc 02/21/2018
Interview with Gorkem Sevinc In this episode we sit down with Gorkem Sevinc (t: @Gorkem_Sevinc), former managing director at Johns Hopkins Medicine Technology Innovation Center and now co-founder and CTO of emocha, a company leveraging video directly-observed-therapy to improve patient adherence. Recent Fast company award winner at https://www.fastcompany.com/most-innovative-companies/2018/sectors/health
info_outline RSNA Bone Age Challenge With Safwan Halabi 12/20/2017
RSNA Bone Age Challenge With Safwan Halabi In this episode, Arjun sits down with Dr. Safwan Halabi, pediatric radiologist and Director of Radiology Informatics at Stanford. They discuss the origins of the 2017 RSNA Bone Age Challenge, its design and reception, future directions, and artificial intelligence in imaging.
info_outline JDI Journal Club 2017Q3 11/10/2017
JDI Journal Club 2017Q3 In this episode, Arjun and Prasanth are joined by Dr. Ram Chadalavada (https://twitter.com/RamChadalavada), interventionalist and informaticist at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, as they discuss interesting articles from the June, August, and October 2017 Journal of Digital Imaging issues. Articles discussed: Clinical Applications of a CT Window Blending Algorithm: RADIO (https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10278-017-9941-1/fulltext.html); 3D Printing Prototypes for Healthcare Profession
info_outline Interview With Jim Morrison 10/10/2017
Interview With Jim Morrison In this episode, Prasanth catches up with Dr. Jim Morrison, interventional radiologist and informaticist and part of the winning team for the 2016 SIIM Innovation Challenge. Jim describes his company's effort to bring the Amazon Echo into the reading room and the challenges and wins the team has seen in the time since winning the competition.
info_outline Dr. Tessa Cook Interview 08/14/2017
Dr. Tessa Cook Interview In this episode, Dr. Sharma sits down with Dr. Tessa Cook as she discusses the National Imaging Informatics Curriculum and Course (NIIC), a new imaging informatics course designed for radiology residents. We also talk a bit about informatics education at large, as well as the options available for those interested in informatics fellowships. For more information, please visit http://bit.ly/informatics-NIIC. Dr. Cook can be reached at her Twitter profile, http://twitter.com/asset25.
info_outline Interview with SIIM Chair, Dr. Paul Nagy 07/17/2017
Interview with SIIM Chair, Dr. Paul Nagy Paul G. Nagy, PhD, FSIIM, CIIP discusses SIIM's new strategic plan. The SIIM leadership convened for a strategic retreat at SIIM headquarters in January 2017 to assess and modify the SIIM strategic plan. As the SIIM Chair, Dr. Nagy is thankful for the time, vision, and energy from the SIIM leaders at the retreat and is pleased with the final version of the 2017-2020 plan.