Ehman Named Board Chairman

Richard L. Ehman, M.D.

Richard L. Ehman, M.D., is chairman of the RSNA Board of Directors for 2015. Dr. Ehman is a professor of radiology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and served on its Board of Governors from 2006 to 2014 when he was elected as an emeritus member of the board.

As chairman, Dr. Ehman brings expertise in practice, education, research and leadership to support RSNA's mission promoting excellence in patient care through innovation in radiology.

"The RSNA has shown a deep commitment to advancing the science and technology of medical imaging through the extensive scientific programming at its annual meeting and through the phenomenally successful grant program of the Research and Education Foundation," Dr. Ehman said. "As chair, I will work with the Board to build on RSNA's legacy of fostering research to help shape the future of medical imaging."

Dr. Ehman has been an active member of many medical societies and is past-president of several organizations, including the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, the Academy of Radiology Research, and the Society for Body Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance in 2013-14.

As an RSNA member, Dr. Ehman has served on the Refresher Course Committee, Scientific Program Committee, Radiology Editorial Board, Research Development Committee, Grant Program Committee and the Research and Education Foundation Board of Trustees. In 2010, he was elected to the RSNA Board of Directors and in 2011 became the liaison for science.

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