Drayer is R&E Foundation Chair

Burton P. Drayer, M.D.

2011 RSNA President Burton P. Drayer, M.D., is the new chair of the RSNA Research & Education (R&E) Foundation Board of Trustees.

Dr. Drayer is CEO of the Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice and Dean for Clinical Affairs, The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Drayer also serves as the Dr. Charles M. and Marilyn Newman Professor and System Chairman of the Department of Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine, and as Executive Vice President for Risk, The Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Dr. Drayer formerly served as President, The Mount Sinai Hospital and Executive Vice President for Hospital and Clinical Affairs, The Mount Sinai Medical Center.

An RSNA member since 1980, Dr. Drayer served as first vice-president in 2003 and as RSNA president in 2011. His RSNA involvement includes chair of the Public Information Committee, the Public Information Advisors Network and the R&E Foundation's Public Relations Committee. Dr. Drayer was elected to the RSNA Board of Directors in December 2003, was Liaison for the Annual Meeting and Technology until 2008, and served as President-Elect of the Board in 2010.

Dr. Drayer is a longtime R&E Foundation Presidents Circle donor. He has served on the R&E Foundation Board of Trustees since 2009 and served as the R&E Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair from 2012 to 2013.

Brian S. Kuszyk, M.D., and Carolyn C. Meltzer, M.D., were appointed as new R&E Foundation trustees, and trustee Michael N. Brant-Zawadzki, M.D., was reappointed. The new secretary of the R&E Foundation Board of Trustees is Richard D. White, M.D. Gregory C. Karnaze, M.D. was reappointed treasurer.

Learn more about the Foundation, including "Inspire-Innovate-Invest: The Campaign for Funding Radiology's Future®," at RSNA.org/Foundation.

More information is available online at RSNA.org/Foundation.

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