WFPI Executive Council

(here's their roles)

 

President:

Andrés García Bayce

Centro Hospitalario Pereira Rossell, 
Montevideo, Uruguay 
SLARP

Vice President
 Timothy Cain
The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
AOSPR
 

Treasurer: 
Tatiana Fazecas
Hospital Municipal Jesus-RJ. Pediatric Radiologist at DASA-RJ 
SLARP  

Vice Treasurer: 
J. Chris Rodrigues,    Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya 
AfSPI

Past President
Joanna Kasznia-Brown,
Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton, UK 
ESPR

Founding President: 
Maria Ines Boechat
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA

 Secretary

Rick van Rijn, ESPR, 
Academic Medical Centre Amsterdam, Netherlands
ESPR

 

Vice Secretary:
Kushaljit Singh Sodhi
PGIMER, Chandigarh, INDIA
AOSPR

Rep,  Image Gently Alliance: 
Kimberly Applegate
Univ of Kentucky, USA
 
SPR
 

5th Organizational Director: 
Jennifer Nicholas
Case Center for Imaging Research, Cleveland, OH
SPR

 

AFSPI Representative: 
Jaishree Naidoo  

 AFSPI Representative: 
J. Chris Rodrigues Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya 

AOSPR Representative:
Ashley J. Robinson
Sidra Medicine, 
Ar-Rayyan, Doha, Qatar
         
 
 
AOSPR Representative:
Kushaljit Singh Sodhi
PGIMER, Chandigarh, INDIA
ESPR Representative:
Rutger Jan Nievelstein 
ESPR Representative: 
Martin Stenzel
SLARP Representative:
Pilar Dies
SLARP Representative: 
Alexandra Monteiro 
 SPR Representative
Taylor Chung 
SPR Representative: 
Christopher Cassady

Initiative Chairs 
 
     

 
 
Digital Education Leader: 
Sanjay Prabhu
Boston Children's Hospital   
 MRI protocol Leader: 
Michael Gee
Mass General Hosp
Harvard, USA 

Outreach: 
Hansel Otero 
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, USA

 

Outreach co-chair: 

Ricardo Faingold
Montreal Children's Hospital

 
Outreach co-chair: 
Ram Senasi
City Hospitals Sunderland

 
 TB Leader: 
Kushaljit Singh Sodhi

PGIMER, Chandigarh, INDIA

Thoracic Committee Chair  
Edward Y. Lee, MD, MPH
Boston Childrens
           
      Neuroradiology Leader: 
Kish Mankad
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
London, UK
     
 

Committees

Bylaws

Members of WFPI's ExCom, being

Ines Boechat (SPR) 
Veronica Donoghue (ESPR)
Wendy Lam (AOSPR)
Dorothy Bulas  (SPR)
Gloria Soto (SLARP)
Rutger Jan Nievelstein (ESPR)
Jaishree Naidoo (AfSPI)
Tim Cain (AOSPR)


  • Version I: approved by all Founding Society boards and adopted in June 2012
  • Version 2: approved at WFPI's Annual General Meeting, June 2014
  • Version 3: e-ballot passage, June 2015

Outreach

Leader: Cicero Silva

Overview and steering of WFPI outreach work is currently provided by WFPI's Executive Committee (key Council members).

Project leaders:

  • Childhood TB group: Bernard Laya
  • Ultrasound in lower resource settings: Savvas Andronikou
  • Indira Ghandi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore, India: Cicero Silva
  • Khayelitsha Hospital, Western Cape, South Africa: Savvas Andronikou/Stanford University (Richard Barth)
  • Latin America: network development, tele-reading installation with health facilities in Peru, Colombia, Guatemala: Ramon Sanchez
  • Malawi: teaching and tele-reading support (focus: PoC US), development of future partnership with Imaging the World: Tracy Kilborn, Julie Hurteau, Sabine Béllard
  • Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors without Borders: Savvas Andronikou
  • Laos: Cicero Silva/Michael Reiter - RAD AID
  • Bustamante Children's Hospital, Jamaica: Cicero Silva [Pamela Deaver]
  • Ethiopia: Kassa Darge
  • Mozambique: Ines Boechat and Ricardo Faingold
  • Haiti: Dorothy Bulas, Jennifer Nicholas, Rebecca Stein-Wexler


Partnerships


  • Joint Statement was issued by RAD-AID, WHO-PAHO and WFPI in September 2014 for future outreach and education work. Dr. Hansel Otero acts as WFPI's liaison physician for the WFPI-RAD AID interface.
  • Imaging the World and WFPI are moving forward together on PoC ultrasound research and pilot projects - see here.
  • For other organizations involved in lower resource settings and imaging, please click here and here


Workforce Training/ Education:

THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE PLAY A MAJOR ROLE IN WFPI'S EDUCATIONAL OUTPUT 


Dorothy Bulas, lead, (SPR)
Sanjay Prabhu (SPR) - webmaster, online video library, Case of the Week
George Taylor (SPR) - chair, online video library steering committee
Cicero Silva (SPR) - outreach leader
Savvas Andronikou (AfSPIR/SFIPP) - outreach leader 2012-2015
Bernard Laya (AOSPR) - TB Corner, Childhood TB
Quentin Moore (associated with IG) - webpages
Kassa Darge (SPR) - Ethiopia, curriculum
And all our many volunteers involved in outreach projects (including telereading)
that overlap with education and workplace training.


Telecommunications

Erich Sorantin  (ESPR)

Sanjay Prabhu (Webmaster)


Online meetings - technical support: 

Tim Cain (AOSPR), Sanjay Prabhu (SPR), Cicero Silva (SPR), Erich Sorantin (ESPR), Amanda Dehaye (WFPI), Jennifer Boylan (SPR) 

Fundraising Advisor


Stuart Royal (SPR)

Website

 

Webmaster
Sanjay Prabhu (SPR)

 

Contact

For more info....

 

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