Committee Volunteer Opportunities
The AEIRS Committees are as follows:
Bylaws Committee – charges remain unchanged
Education Committee (formerly Educational Resources Committee) – provide updates to the curriculum page on the AEIRS website; identify individuals to serve on national professional organization curricula committees and task forces; assist the Annual Meeting Chair and the Event Planner with educational meetings; and collaborate with the Board and Event Planner to create and offer a new educator’s workshop in spring 2020.
Fellow Committee – charges remain unchanged
Membership Committee (formerly Networking and Recruitment Committees) – develop formal and informal (unfunded) networking opportunities at all educational meetings; serve as hosts to welcome new members during the Annual Meeting Welcome reception; represent and bring greetings from AEIRS at local and state professional meetings; recruit new members; manage a membership discussion board; submit social media posts; and assist the Board in the development of a comprehensive Communication Plan.
Nominating Committee – charges remain unchanged
Research Committee (formerly Research Grant Committee) – In addition to current annual Research Grant duties this committee will create and record a video to assist members in preparing a research grant application; assist the Event Planner with educational activities related to research and writing, as directed by the President; manage a research discussion board; and assist the Board in the development of a comprehensive Communication Plan.
Scholarship Committee – charges remain unchanged
Ad Hoc Advocacy Committee – assist the Board in investigating the feasibility of and development of National Practice Standards for Medical Imaging and Radiologic Science Educators; manage an advocacy discussion board; and assist the Board in the development of a comprehensive Communication Plan.
It is important that current committee chairs, vice chairs, and members respond to this email if you are interested in continuing your committee assignment for 1 more year or are interested in serving on a different committee for a period of up to 3 years.
Annual Meeting Volunteer Opportunities
The Annual Meeting is the perfect time to meet other members through volunteering. There are several opportunities.