Officers and Committees

American Society of Head and Neck Radiology
2018-2019 Executive Committee

Deborah R. Shatzkes, MD., President
Lenox Hill Hospital
Radiology Department
100 E. 77th Street
New York, NY 10075
Phone: (212) 434-6103
Fax: (212) 434-2945

Caroline D. Robson, MB, ChB, President-Elect
Children’s Hospital Boston
Radiology Department
300 Longwood Ave.
Boston, MA  02115-5724
Phone: (617) 355-4283
Fax: (617) 264-7120

Ilona M. Schmalfuss, MD., Vice-President
NF/SG Veterans Administration & University of Florida
Department of Radiology
1601 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32608
Phone: (352) 376-1611, x6064
Fax: (352) 378-1267

Nancy J. Fischbein, MD., Treasurer
Stanford University
Radiology Department, S-047
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305-5105
Phone: (650) 725-6765
Fax: (650) 498-5374

Ashok Srinivasan, MD., Secretary
University of Michigan
Radiology Department, B2-A209 UH
UMHS 1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Phone: (734) 936-8825
Fax: (734) 764-2412

Philip R. Chapman, MD., Senior Member-at-Large
University of Alabama Birmingham
619 19th Street South, JTN 424
Birmingham, AL 35249-6830
Phone: (256) 698-3008

Kristen M. Baugnon, MD., Junior Member-at-Large
Emory University Hospital
Neuroradiology Dept.
1364 Clifton Rd., NE
Altanta, GA 30322
Phone: (404) 712-4583
Fax: (404) 712-7957

John I. Lane, MD., Rules Committee Chair
Mayo Clinic
Radiology Dept.
200 W. First St., SW
Rochester, MN 55905
Phone: (507) 266-1206
Fax: (507) 266-1657

Kristine M. Mosier, DMD, PhD., Education Committee Chair
Indiana University School of Medicine
Radiology Department
550 N. University Blvd., Rm. 0276
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: (317) 278-1840
Fax: (317) 274-8124

Christine M. Glastonbury, MBBS, Education Committee Vice-Chair
Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging
Otolaryngology-head & neck Surgery and Radiation Oncology
Interim Chief Neuroradiology
Box 0628 Room L-358
505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2486
Fax: (415) 353-2871

Rebecca S. Cornelius, MD., FACR, Immediate Past President
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
University Hospital
Radiology Department/Neuroradiology Section
234 Goodman Street
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0761
Phone: (513) 584-1584
Fax: (513) 584-9100

Richard H. Wiggins, III, MD, ACR Councilor
University of Utah
Radiology Department
30 North 1900 East, #1A071
Salt Lake City, UT 84132-2140
Phone: (801) 581-4624
Fax: (801) 585-7330

2018-2019 Standing/Ad Hoc Committees/Committee Members

Core Curriculum Fund

The Core Curriculum Fund Committee shall protect accumulated assets, ensure proper management of new income, and confirm appropriate spending of Core Curriculum funds. 

Chair- Douglas Phillips, MD, FACR
Suresh K. Mukherji, MD
Katie Traylor, DO
Grey Avey, MD
David DeLone, MD
Eugene Yu, MD

Corporate Relations

The Corporate Relations Committee shall serve as a liaison between the Society and corporate partners, facilitate corporate fundraising activities and provide logistic support to companies that wish to sponsor a speaker or other educational functions.
Chair- Caroline Robson, MB,ChB
Corporate Liaison- ESI
Deborah Shatzkes, MD
C. Douglas Phillips, MD, FACR
Ilona Schmalfuss, MD
Ashok Srinivasan, MD
Nancy Fischbein, MD
Kristine Mosier, DMD, PhD
Reza Forghani, MD, PhD
Barton F. Branstetter IV, MD
Rebecca E. Cornelius, MD, FACR
Christine Glastonbury, MBBS
Kristen Baugnon, MD
Joseph Hoxworth, MD
Katie Traylor, DO
Thomas Zacharia, MD
Brian Zipser, MD


The Education Committee shall be responsible for the medical and socio-economic education of the ASHNR members and other professionals who participate in the educational activities of the Society. At the direction of the Executive Committee, the Education Committee shall plan and propose projects to further the educational mission of the Society.

The Education Committee shall select the Outstanding Head and Neck Radiology Paper and/or Poster Presentation at the ASNR 56th Annual Meeting in June 2018 and the ASHNR 2018 Radiologist-in-Training Award recipient and the 2018 Educational Exhibit Award recipients at the ASHNR 52nd Annual Meeting in September 2018.

Chair- Kristine M. Mosier, DMD, PhD.
Vice Chair- Christine Glastonbury, MBBS
Amit Agarwal, MD
Mohit Agarwal, MD
Anthony M Alleman, MD
Joseph M Aulino, MD
Greg Avey MD
Mariah Bashir, MD
Alok Bhatt, MD
Karen Buch, MD
Paul Bunch, MD
Laura B Eisenmenger, MD
Reza Forghani, MD
Elliott Friedman, MD
Brent Griffith, MD
Alvand Hassankhani, MD
Jens O Heidenreich, MD
Amy F Juliano, MD
June Kim, MD
Marinos Kontzialis, MD
Nicholas Koontz, MD
Benjamin Kwan, MD
Luke Ledbetter, MD
Kim O. Learned, MD
Remy Lobo, MD
Amit Mahajan, MD
Mark Mamlouk, MD
Hilary Orlowski, MD
Susan Palasis, MD
Ellen E Parker, MD
Matthew Parsons, MD
Maria O Patino, MD
Mrudula Penta, MD
Bruno A Policeni, MD
Edward P Quigley III, MD
Rupa Radhakrishnan, MD
Varadareddy Reddy, MD
Katherine Reinshagen, MD
Jeffrey Sachs, MD
Keivan Shifteh, MD
Barry A Shpizner, MD
Jared Steinklein, MD

Gold Medal Award

The Gold Medal Awards Committee shall solicit names for the Gold Medal Award recipient from the Executive Committee and add additional names for consideration, including candidates considered for the award during preceding 5 years. The Committee shall review the qualifications of the proposed Gold Medal Award candidates and propose one recipient at least 60 days prior to the Annual Meeting for approval by the Executive Committee. In the event that the proposed nominee is not approved by the Executive Committee the Gold Medal Awards Committee shall propose a new recipient for approval by the Executive Committee. 

Chair – Rebecca Cornelius, MD, FACR
Patricia Hudgins, MD, FACR
Edward Kassel, MD, FACR
Tim Larson, MD

International Relations

The International Relations Committee shall represent the Society in international matters, facilitate collaboration with international societies, and provide support to conjoint activities and ventures. 

Chair – Hugh Curtin, MD, FACR
Larry Ginsberg, MD
Susan Palasis, MD
Douglas Phillips, MD, FACR
Hilda Stambuk, MD
Richard H. Wiggins, III, MD


The Membership Committee shall develop strategies to increase/retain Society membership, and shall review and approve applications for membership from applicants who are not members of ASNR or of ASNR-managed specialty/regional societies.

Chair- Ilona Schmalfuss, MD
Christine Emery, MD
Nikdokht Farid, MD
Rihan Khan, MD
Kathleen Reinshagen, MD
Rajiv Shah, DO


The Nominating Committee shall propose nominees for the Education Committee Chair and Rules Committee Chair to the Executive Committee as outlined in section 10.711 and 10.712 of the Bylaws. The proposals shall be given to the Executive Committee at least 60 days prior to the 2016 Annual Business Meeting. The Nominating Committee shall also propose nominees for the Members-at-Large positions to the Active Membership in accordance to section 10.713 of the Bylaws. 

Chair- Rebecca Cornelius, MD, FACR
Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH
Lindell Gentry, MD, FACR
Michelle Michel, MD
Richard H. Wiggins, III, MD


Shall be responsible for planning and execution of the 52nd Annual Meeting program, including selection of appropriate topics, recruitment of suitable speakers, management of onsite logistics, and event advertisement along with meeting management firm Educational Symposia.   

Chair – Caroline D. Robson, MB, ChB
Christine M. Glastonbury, MBBS
C. Douglas Phillips, MD, FACR
Ilona M. Schmalfuss, MD
Deborah R. Shatzkes, MD
Ashok Srinivasan, MD
Ashley Aiken, MD
Nancy Fischbein, MD
Tabby Kennedy, MD


The Publications Committee shall be responsible for all issues relating to the official Journal- The American Journal of Neuroradiology (AJNR). The Publications Committee shall conduct a search and recommend to the Executive Committee an Editor of the Head and Neck section of the AJNR when a vacancy exists. The Publications Committee Chair shall act as the liaison between the Publications Committee and the Executive Committee. 

Chair – Ashley Aiken, MD
Edward J. Escott, MD
C. Douglas Phillips, MD, FACR
Mohit Agarwal, MD
Gul Moonis, MD
Matthew Parsons, MD
Michele H. Johnson, MD
Tina Young Poussaint, MD
Alvand Hassankhani, MD


The Research Committee shall address research support, direction, profile, and endeavors of the Society. 

Chair – Reza Forghani, MD, PhD
Joseph A. Aulino, MD
Gregory D. Avey, MD
Barton F. Branstetter IV, MD
Paul M. Bunch, MD
Brent D. Griffith, MD
Mai-Lan Ho, MD
Osamu Sakai, MD, PhD


The Rules Committee will review the Bylaws of the Society, advise the President of proposed changes in the Bylaws, and accept assignments regarding the rules of the Society from the President.

Chair – John I. Lane, MD
Reza Forghani, MD, PhD
Tabby Kennedy, MD
Karen K. Moeller, MD


The Website Committee shall assist in the development and maintenance of the Society website, insure accurate and most up-to-date content, and recommend enhancement to the website as needed.

Chair – Nicholas A. Koontz, MD
Paul M. Bunch, MD
Remy R. Lobo, MD
Jennifer L. McCarty, MD
Hillary L.P. Orlowski, MD
Matthew S. Parsons, MD
Mrudula Penta, MD
Rupa Radhakrishnan, MD
Rajiv R. Shah, DO
Courtney M. Tomblinson, MD
Rick H. Wiggins III, MD
Blair A. Winegar, MD

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee shall assist the Treasurer with overseeing and monitoring the Society’s annual finances, including the Society’s investment programs.

Chair – Nancy Fischbein, MD
Ilona M. Schmalfuss, MD
Caroline D. Robson, MD, ChB
Suresh Mukherji, MD, FACR, MBA
Jens O. Heidenreich, MD
ACR Councilor – Richard H. Wiggins, III, MD
Alternate Councilor- Amanda S. Corey, MD, FACR