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FOUNDED:

2005

Executive Director

Norm Linsky

PRESIDENT:

Leslee Shaw, PhD, FSCCT

PRESIDENT-ELECT:

Todd C. Villines, MD, FSCCT

DESCRIPTION:

SCCT is the international professional society representing physicians, scientists and technologists advocating for research, education and clinical excellence in the use of cardiovascular computed tomography, for the benefit of improved patient care.

Membership includes cardiologists, radiologists, technologists and administrators from 52 countries around the world.

ORGANIZATION OBJECTIVES:

SCCT serves to:

  • Foster optimal clinical effectiveness of cardiovascular CT (CCT)
  • Ensure expert and appropriate application of CCT through training and accreditation for healthcare professionals
  • Advocate for adequate coverage and reimbursement of CCT in interactions with health care industry, medical policy development and reimbursement organizations
  • Support coordinated research efforts to promote further development and applications of CCT
  • Cultivate close working relationships with other related societies

SCCT is working on behalf of patients to ensure access to cardiovascular computed tomography, the most accurate and cost-effective non-invasive diagnostic imaging test for the detection of coronary artery disease — the number one killer of men and women in this country.

LOCATION:

415 Church St, NE
Suite 204
Vienna, VA 22180
Phone: 800-876-4195 or 703-766-1706
Fax: 888-849-1542 or 703-766-1265
www.scct.org

PUBLICATION:

SCCT developed the Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, a bi-monthly, peer-reviewed scientific journal that focuses primarily on original research as well as the clinical & technical aspects of CCT.

ANNUAL MEETING:

Each July, SCCT holds an Annual Scientific Meeting which provides up-to-date information on the technical principles, methods, clinical results, potential applications and limitations of CCT. The next meeting will take place July 6-9, 2017 in Washington, DC.

MEDIA CONTACT:

SCCT
800-997-1261 or 703-766-1706

 

703-766-1706
800-876-4195

415 Church St. NE, Suite 204
Vienna, VA 22180-4751