Encrypted | Login

Working Group on Grand Challenges (WGGC)

AAPM Members, Affiliates and Non-Member Affiliates - Login for access to additional information

ActivitiesTo promote the conduct of grand challenges in medical imaging by (1) developing recommendations for hosting computational challenges through AAPM activities (including the Annual Meeting) designed to assess or improve the use of medical imaging in diagnostic and/or therapeutic applications, (2) vetting proposals from groups that wish to host a challenge in conjunction with the Annual Meeting, (3) facilitating the execution of such proffered challenges, and (4) generating ideas for challenges to advance the field.
By-Laws:Not Referenced.Rules: Not Referenced.
Approved Date(s):n/a
Committee Keywords: WGGC

Karen Drukker
Workgroup Chair

2023 Roster

(dates shown below are start and end dates of position.)

= complete and up-to-date
= up-to-date but expires soon
= incomplete or out of date conflict of interest statement.

VOTING AppointmentsThere are 6 voting members.

up-to-dateKaren Drukker, PhD

1/1/2023 - 12/31/2025 Workgroup Chair

up-to-dateLubomir Hadjiiski, PhD

1/1/2023 - 12/31/2025 Work Group Vice Chair

up-to-dateReshma Munbodh, PhD

1/1/2019 - 12/31/2024 Member

up-to-dateGregory C. Sharp, PhD

1/1/2023 - 12/31/2025 Member

up-to-dateEmil Sidky

1/23/2023 - 12/31/2025 Member

up-to-dateJinzhong Yang, PhD

11/1/2017 - 12/31/2023 Member
NON-VOTING AppointmentsThere are 5 non-voting members and guests.

up-to-dateSamuel G. Armato III, PhD

1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Consultant (nonvoting)

up-to-dateKenny Cha

9/28/2020 - 12/31/2023 Consultant (nonvoting)

up-to-dateKeyvan Farahani, PhD

1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Consultant (nonvoting)

up-to-datePaul E. Kinahan, PhD

12/1/2022 - 12/31/2025 Consultant (nonvoting)

up-to-dateNicholas Petrick, PhD

1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023 Consultant (nonvoting)
HQ Team Appointed to CommitteeThere are 1 staff.

up-to-dateEmily Townley

8/30/2021 - 12/31/2037 Programs Manager (ex officio, nonvoting)

See connections to Working Group on Grand Challenges