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Welcome to the Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences, Inc. (AEIRS) web page.

We are excited to offer more online resources for our members and those in our profession. Our goal is to increase networking for educators and clinical instructors with up-to-date and cutting edge information and support.

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Educational Opportunities

Visit the Educational Opportunities page often. You can obtain up to date workshop and annual meeting information.

2016 Annual Meeting – Call for Poster Presentations

Share your expertise! The Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences Research and Scholarship Committee invites you to submit a proposal to present a poster presentation on July 14, 2016, at the 2016 AEIRS Annual Meeting being held at The Benson Hotel in Portland Oregon.

Poster presentations are an excellent mechanism to facilitate the communication of imaging and radiologic science research. Poster presentations should visually guide viewers through the basics of the study displayed while the presenter focuses on explanation and clarification of the key elements of the work and answers viewer questions. The poster presentation format is less formal and more interactive than an oral presentation because it provides the opportunity for viewers to engage in discussion and to have one-on-one interactions with both fellow reviewers and the presenter. As a result, poster presentations offer the potential for new collaborations to develop among colleagues.

Posters are research reports summarizing information using written statements and graphic materials, such as graphs, charts, figures and photographs the dimensions of which must not exceed the allocated space per poster. Presenters will be assigned a specific time when they will be at their poster for discussion with conference participants. It is suggested that poster presenters use thin, lightweight poster paper for their posters. Poster specifications will be provided at the time of acceptance.

The submission deadline is February 1, 2016. For further details, contact Charlie Drago at or Mari King at -- Submit your application to

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Charlie Drago, Chair and Mari King, Vice Chair
Research and Scholarship Committee

2016 Annual Meeting

The 2016 AEIRS Annual Meeting will be held in Portland, Oregon on July 14 - 15. Continue to check the 2016 annual meeting page for more information.

AEIRS Election 2016

Nominations for the 2016-2017 AEIRS election are now closed. Voting will be available between February 15th and March 14th. For more information visit the Election Page

Radiation Protection

The Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging

The AEIRS advocates the use of the highest standards of radiation protection that will facilitate diagnosis and/or treatment. In keeping with ALARA principles, these include but are not limited to the use of shielding and the use of the appropriate amount of radiation necessary for medical imaging or treatment.

Visit the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging Website

Website Navigation

Our webpage offers subject matter under five headings:

  • Events & News will give you information regarding what's new with the organization, updates on our past and upcoming meetings and seminars, and election postings.
  • About Us gives you a look at the strong history of the organization including charter members, past presidents, past Honors lecturers with our annual Call for Honors Lecturer, and the Academy of Fellows and the annual call for Fellows applications are also a part of this section. Contact information for the Board of Directors and all committee, liaison, and appointments are included here. The AEIRS Bylaws and any proposed changes to be voted on at our annual meeting can be viewed in this section along with our progress with our 5 year strategic plan.
  • Members only allows AEIRS members in good standing to view our exclusive periodicals including past issues of our progressive journal the Radiologic Science and Education and past issues of our newsletter the Spectrum. Members will also be able to vote for elections online and participate in online surveys to direct the leadership of AEIRS too. In addition, members can update their contact information through this section and download any forms or applications relating to AEIRS membership.
  • Services section includes membership applications, links to our periodicals along with submission deadlines and contact information to our editors. To build networking among radiologic and imaging education professionals, a networking section the AEIRS Forum, with a bulletin board and communication dialogue is new too. Viewers in this section will also be able to track postings on upcoming annual meetings or seminars with a link to provide online registration for attendance.
  • Resources is a section designed to be a first stop for educators to post or check out our Job Board, curriculum information, and teaching materials to complement your program. Our online store offering specialized AEIRS merchandise will also be a part of our resources. In this section, you will also be able to link to other professional organizations including advance degree programs.