Daily Bulletin 2015

N. Reed Dunnick, M.D., is the chair-elect of the Research & Education (R&E) Foundation

Thursday, Dec. 03, 2015

N. Reed Dunnick, M.D., is the chair-elect of the Research & Education (R&E) Foundation

N. Reed Dunnick, M.D.

N. Reed Dunnick, M.D

Dr. Dunnick is the Fred Jenner Hodges Professor of Radiology at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor, Mich., where he has been on the faculty since 1992.

Dr. Dunnick is a strong advocate of the Foundation's mission to improve patient care through the financial support of research and education in radiology. He has been a member of the Foundation Board of Trustees since 2013.

Dr. Dunnick has been an active member of RSNA since 1987, serving on the Board of Directors from 2006 to 2014, and as president in 2014. He served on several committees, including the Scientific Program Committee, Research Development Committee, Education Council and the Grants Program Committee.

During his career he has lent his leadership and expertise to a number of other medical societies and organizations, including the American Board of Radiology Foundation and the American College of Radiology, where he served as vice president from 2008 to 2009. He is past-president of the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS), Society Chairmen of Academic Radiology Departments and several other medical organizations.

Dr. Dunnick's leadership in the radiology community has been recognized through honors including gold medals awarded by the ARRS, Society of Uroradiology, Association of University Radiologists and the Michigan Radiological Society. He received the William F. Barry Jr. Award for Teaching Excellence from Duke University in 1984. Dr. Dunnick supports the Foundation as a Presidents Circle and Platinum Visionary Donor.

The R&E Foundation also appointed new trustees Ronald L. Arenson, M.D., Thomas M. Grist, M.D., and Mitchell D. Schnall, M.D., Ph.D. The board reappointed Richard D. White, M.D., as secretary and Gregory C. Karnaze, M.D. as treasurer.

To learn more about the Foundation and its Inspire-Innovate-Invest Campaign visit RSNA.org/Foundation.

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