Education Committee
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EDUCATION/CME COMMITTEE

MISSION 

To ensure that SCCT provides educational programs, products and services of the highest quality (and in full compliance with rules of relevant accrediting organizations), to meet the educational needs of healthcare professionals who practice or are closely involved with cardiovascular computed tomography.

CME MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of SCCT’s CME Program is to provide our members with professional, scientifically rigorous, dynamic, independent, fair-balanced and unbiased educational activities. The overall goal of the SCCT CME program is to provide CME activities that will address the professional practice gaps of our physician learners by facilitating change in participants’ competence and performance.

GOALS

Determine the strategic direction of SCCT’s educational offerings;
Review the relevance, quality and focus of existing programs;
Identify specific educational programs needed in the near-term and beyond;
Evaluate proposed programs in terms of relevance, quality, financial viability;
Oversee ACCME compliance and re-accreditation activities;
Forge partnerships with other organizations regarding educational initiatives;  
Ensure educational content is unbiased and grounded in clinical guidelines; and
Form subcommittees to deal with especially pressing and/or high priority matters.


LEADERSHIP

Chair: Ed Nicol, MD, MBA, FSCCT (July 2017 – July 2020)
Co-Chair: Maros Ferencik, (July 2017 - July 2020)
Co-Chair: Christopher Maroules, MD (July 2017 - July 2020)
Staff Lead: Hilary Bikowski


MEMBERS

 

Term Start

Term End *

Aiden Abidov, MD, PhD

Sept 2015

Sept 2018

Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD, FSCCT

Sept 2015

Sept 2018

Juan Batlle, MD

Sept 2015 

Sept 2018 

Mona Bhatia, MD, FSCCT

Sept 2015 

Sept 2018

Michael Cheezum, MD

Sept 2015 

Sept 2018 

Alejandro Deviggiano, MD

Sept 2015

Sept 2018

Homeyar Dinshaw, MD

Sept 2015

Sept 2018 

Kheng-Thye Ho, MD, FSCCT

Sept 2015

Sept 2018

Dinesh Karla, MD, FSCCT

July 2017

July 2020

Edward Passen, MD, FSCCT

Sept 2015 

Sept 2018 

U. Joseph Schoepf, MD, FSCCT

Sept 2015

Sept 2018 

Lilia Sierra-Galan, MD, FSCCT

Sept 2015

Sept 2018 

 Dustin Thomas, MD, FSCCT  Sept 2015  Sept 2018
 Eric Williamson, MD, FSCCT  Sept 2015   Sept 2018

Michael Winkler, MD, FSCCT

Sept 2015

 Sept 2018



WORKING GROUPS IN FORMATION (Contact info@scct.org for further information)

CME Working Group
MOC Working Group
Online Education Working Group
Society Collaborations Working Group
Co-Sponsorship Working Group
Endorsed Programs
Verification Program

 

COMMITTEE RESOURCES AND INFORMATION 

Coming soon!

 

WANT TO LEARN MORE?

SCCT encourages your involvement. If you would like to learn more about opportunities for committee service, please email info@scct.org with your name, address and area(s) of interest. An SCCT staff member or volunteer will contact you promptly.

 

 
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