Steering Committee




Steven E. Seltzer, MD

Fellow in Health Care Policy, Academy of Radiology Research

Chairman Emeritus, Department of Radiology Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Dr. Seltzer’s clinical interests are in the field of abdominal imaging, particularly advanced applications of helical CT.  He has been involved in numerous projects aimed at improving the quality, safety, productivity and cost-effectiveness of radiology services for more than two decades, including spending a 3-month sabbatical as a member of Brooking’s Institution’s Health Policy group, working on two contemporary projects related to federal health care reform.


Vice Chairman

Richard L. Ehman, MD

Professor, Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic

Dr. Ehman is known for his contributions in clinical practice, education, research, and leadership. His research program is focused on developing new imaging technologies.


Industry Member Relations

William G. Bradley, Jr

Professor and Chair, Emeritus, Department of Radiology University of California, San Diego

Dr. Bradley’s research is focused on MRI of flow phenomena, hemorrhage, stroke, and normal pressure hydro- cephalus as well as other topics involving MRI of the brain.

Steering Committee


Jim Beckett

Vice President Clinical Research, Philips Healthcare Strategy

Philips Imaging Systems consists of X-ray, CT, MR and nuclear medicine imaging equipment. Philips is a supplier of cardiovascular X-ray systems.

Johann Fernando, PhD

Chief Operating Officer, FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA, Inc


Steven Haberlein

Integrated Health Network Manager, Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc.

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Christian Eusemann, PhD 

Vice President of Collaborations, Siemens Healthineers

Christian oversees academic research relationships in medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics for North America.



Bram Stolk, PhD, MBA

Vice President and General Manager, GE Healthcare

Tsuneo Imai

Vice President & General Manager, Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Leads the development and growth of the Canon Inc. Healthcare Solutions Division including the establishment of U.S., Canada, and Latin American markets for Radiology and Ophthalmology products. Serves as President of Virtual Imaging, Inc. a Canon Company to develop and grow X-ray modality business also in U.S., Canada and Latin American markets.

 Q. Y. Ma, PhD

Chief Operating Officer, TIME MEDICAL Systems, Inc.

Professor Ma is the founder of Time Medical Systems Inc., an innovative medical imaging company based on new super-conducting RF technology that improves MRI performance and overall efficiency, as well as dedicated MR systems for new niche markets. The company goal is to expand access to state-of-the-art MRI Diagnostics to patients in emerging and under-served markets.

Cynthia Maier, PhD

Chief Executive Officer Imbio, LLC

Imbio is partnering with leading academic researchers to translate quantitative and objective imaging biomarkers into clinical solutions. Cynthia Maier has experience working in academic, large company and start-up company environments, and leads Imbio’s team in their mission to personalize every patient’s Radiology diagnosis.


Richard Mather, PhD

President at Toshiba Medical Research Institute, USA

Rich Mather leads a team dedicated to clinical collaborations, research trials, and clinical applications development at the Toshiba Medical Research Institute, USA.


Oran Muduroglu

Chief Executive Officer Medicalis

Medicalis is a provider of information-driven, clinical and workflow technology solutions that facilitate Coordinated Imaging Care. Oran Muduroglu is a recognized leader in healthcare technology, known for building solutions that improve the quality of, and access to healthcare information.

Jim Pearson

President and Chief Executive Officer, Nico Corporation

Mr. Pearson is a graduate of Indiana University and was named Ernest and Young’s Midwest Entrepreneur of the Year in 2007. He also serves on the Executive Board of the Indiana University Entrepreneurship School, which has been ranked the #1 public university undergraduate business school for 8 consecutive years. He is a board member of USA Wrestling and leads the mentorship program designed to assist Olympic athletes’ transition to professional careers.

Susan Peschin, MHS

President and Chief Executive Officer at the Alliance for Aging Research

The Alliance for Aging Research is the leading non-profit organization dedicated to accelerating the pace of scientific discoveries and their application in order to vastly improve the universal human experience of aging and health. For more information, please visit

Rebecca Rakow-Penner, MD, PhD

Chair, Council of Early Career Investigators in Imaging

Dr. Rakow-Penner’s research interests include diffusion imaging in the breast and prostate.


Lenny J. Reznik

Vice President, Marketing, Enterprise Imaging and Information, Agfa HealthCare

Lenny Reznik is responsible for Agfa HealthCare’s radiology and enterprise imaging and information systems including Radiology Information Systems (RIS), Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) and Enterprise Medical Imaging Repository and Visualization solutions.


Sheila Ross

Special Counsel, Lung Cancer Alliance

Sheila Ross is a special counsel to Lung Cancer Alliance, and is herself a two time lung cancer survivor.

Katherine Price Snedaker

Katherine Snedaker, LMSW

President, Pink Concussions/SportsCAPP

Founder and Executive Director of PINKconcussions as well as a social worker, youth sport coach, and concussion educator through social media, consulting and public speaking.


Paul Tuma

Executive, Client Outcomes, Nuance Healthcare

Paul Tuma manages large healthcare sales and services operations specializing in imaging and informatics solutions and services. Mr. Tuma specializes in coaching of cross sectional teams of sales and services personnel and negotiations of large, complex healthcare IT deals.

Elizabeth Wilson

Elizabeth Wilson, MNA

President and Chief Executive Officer, American Brain Tumor Association

The mission of the American Brain Tumor Association is to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending and, ultimately, saving the lives of those impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis. We do this through interactions and engagements with brain tumor patients and their families, collaborations with allied groups and organizations, and the funding of brain tumor research.

Kevin Harris 

CEO and Board Director, CureMetrix, Inc.