Fault at ANSTO Temporarily Stops Production of Mo-99

On September 12, ANSTO communicated that it stopped production of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) due to detection of a fault in a valve. Read more.

Present Your Research at the 2020 ACNM Annual Meeting

Attention Residents, Program Directors, Nuclear Medicine Trainees, and Early-Career Professionals! Abstract submissions are now being accepted for the 2020 ACNM Annual Meeting. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to present your research to colleagues in a small, collaborative meeting setting, increasing possibilities for discussion and networking. Deadline: November 13.

SNMMI Hosts Webinar on New 2020 Codes

On Monday, September 9, SNMMI hosted a webinar to explain new 2020 SPECT, SPECT-CT, cardiac PET, and cardiac PET-CT codes. Watch the 60-second summary or the full webinar.

See What's Happening This Fall!

From the latest Clinical Trials Network (CTN) webinar series to brand-new live events, see the SNMMI Education Fall Preview below and register now for the professional development events best suited to your needs.Join SNMMI for these great educational events taking place this fall!.

SNMMI Comments: Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule

SNMMI and the American College of Nuclear Medicine responded to the proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2020. Learn more and get involved.

SNMMI NEWS

  • September 13, 2019 — Fault at ANSTO Temporarily Stops Production of Mo-99
    On September 12, ANSTO communicated that it stopped production of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) due to detection of a fault in a valve. (SNMMI News)
  • September 11, 2019 — WATCH: SNMMI Hosts Webinar on New 2020 SPECT, SPECT-CT, Cardiac PET, and Cardiac PET-CT Codes
    Members can watch a brief summary, as well as the complete webinar here. (Government Relations News)
  • September 9, 2019 — SNMMI Sends CMS Comments on Proposed 2020 Hospital Outpatient Payment Regulation
    SNMMI has submitted a comment letter to CMS on the proposed rule for the 2020 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System, recommending improvements in the way that CMS pays hospital outpatient departments for nuclear medicine and molecular imaging procedures. (Government Relations News)
  • September 9, 2019 — SNMMI Comments on 2020 Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
    SNMMI and the American College of Nuclear Medicine recently responded to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' 2020 Proposed Physician Fee Schedule. (Government Relations News)
  • September 5, 2019 — Celebrating Women in Medicine Month
    September 5 is Women in Medicine Day and SNMMI is excited to join the American Medical Association (AMA) in celebrating Women in Medicine Month throughout September! We will be honoring this year’s theme, “Women in Medicine: Trailblazers, Advocates, Leaders,” all month long, recognizing the achievements, contributions, and trailblazing efforts of women in our nuclear medicine and molecular imaging community. (SNMMI News)
  • September 3, 2019 — ACC, ACNM, ASNC, CAA and SNMMI Respond Strongly to Myocardial PET Cuts
    Alarming proposals updating payment inputs for myocardial PET, potentially leading to technical component payment reductions as high as 80 percent for some services, were included in the proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2020. SNMMI and other medical societies are working to correct the inputs for the payment formula through the public comment process and direct communication with policymakers. (Government Relations News)
  • September 3, 2019 — This Month in JNM
    In September JNM: A conversation between Joanna Fowler and Johannes Czernin … featured articles: [111]In-pentetreotide vs. [68]Ga-DOTATATE; MSLN-TTC and DDR inhibitors … State of the Art—Solid-state detector SPECT MPI … Hot Topic—Training requirements for theranostics … Continuing Education—Vascular calcification … and more. (SNMMI News)
  • August 28, 2019 — Fall Education Preview
    We know you're busy. That's why you need on-demand access to industry news, research, and education available at your fingertips. SNMMI offers a wide variety of programs that provide relevant and timely educational content for nuclear medicine and molecular imaging professionals at every stage in their career. See the SNMMI Education Fall Preview below and register now for the professional development events best suited to your needs. (SNMMI News)

CONTINUING EDUCATION

New! Nuclear Medicine Online Review Course

Take SNMMI’s new online nuclear medicine review course. Updated for 2019, and covering the most essential topics in nuclear medicine—you'll gain the level of expertise you need to ace your exam! AMA PRA Category 1 credits available. Learn More »


Virtual Meeting

Access more than 100 sessions from SNMMI’s 2019 Annual Meeting. Learn More »

Radiation Safety+ Review and Essentials

The new Radiation Safety+ Review and Essentials program provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of radiation safety for nuclear medicine technologists preparing to take the NMTCB’s Radiation Safety Certification Examination. Learn More »

CT+ Review and Essentials

CT+ Review and Essentials provides you with the comprehensive didactic education you need to succeed, whether you're looking to build your general CT knowledge, or preparing to sit for the ARRT (CT) and/or NMTCB (CT) exam(s). Learn More »

Member Benefit! Complimentary Journal SAMs/Journal CE

Free Journal SAM/CE access is available exclusively for SNMMI Members. Take advantage of this great benefit and meet your certification requirements. Learn more »

PET Online Review Workshop for Technologists

The PET Online Review Workshop is designed to prepare technologists for the NMTCB's PET Exam. Learn More »

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UPCOMING EVENTS

SNMMI Therapeutics Conference: Therapies, Theranostics, and Building Your Radionuclide Clinical Practice

October 25-27, 2019 | Las Vegas, Nevada 
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PET-MRI Workshop

October 26-28, 2019 | New York, New York
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Abstract submission deadline: September 6


2020 SNMMI Mid-Winter and ACNM Annual Meeting

January 23-25, 2020 | Tampa, Florida
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