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Editor's e-Note
Like some of you, the Radiology Today team will be heading to RSNA next week. Like many of you, we’re curious to see the new technology and hear about the latest trends. McCormick Place is sure to be buzzing, and Chicago offers plenty of offsite activities as well. (Don’t get me started on the pizza.) This month, we’re providing an overview of some of the sessions that caught our eye.

What are you looking forward to at RSNA? Let us know on Twitter and/or Facebook. And if you happen to be in the vicinity of booth 3252, stop by and say hello.

— Dave Yeager, editor
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Tomorrow’s Radiology Today: RSNA 2018

This year’s RSNA theme is Tomorrow’s Radiology Today, so attendees can expect to hear all about the latest and greatest that radiology has to offer. No one will be able to see all of the interesting sessions, but we noticed a few that might be worth checking out.

Each of the plenary sessions has a specific theme, and the lectures are always informative. For Sunday’s opening session, RSNA president Vijay M. Rao, MD, and David C. Levin, MD, will be kicking things off with the President’s Address, “How Emerging Technology Will Empower Tomorrow’s Radiologists to Provide Better Patient Care,” followed by the Annual Oration in Diagnostic Radiology, “Artificial Intelligence, Analytics, and Informatics: The Future Is Here.” There are also science sessions on emergency radiology and informatics, respectively, on Sunday.

A Monday morning controversy session looks at an abbreviated breast MRI protocol, and there’s a session on “3D Printing in Urologic Oncology,” hosted by Nicole Wake, PhD. Monday’s plenary lecture, delivered by Rao and Donald M. Berwick, MD, is called “Can Clinicians Lead Radical Redesign?”

Tuesday features a controversy session on prostate imaging as well as a session dedicated to perceptual and attentional errors. “Interoperability: Imaging and Beyond — IHE, Standards, and the RSNA Image Share,” presented by David S. Mendelson, MD, and Didi Davis, promises to provide an interesting update on current interoperability trends. Tuesday morning’s RSNA/American Association of Physicists in Medicine Symposium will look at the state of the art in CT, and Tuesday afternoon’s New Horizons Lecture by Flemming Forsberg, PhD, and Rao will be “Oscillating Microbubbles — Driving Innovation in Ultrasound.”

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