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Chinese Taipei Society of Radiology
The Chinese Taipei Society of Radiology (CTSR) was founded in 1951 in Taiwan. CTSR has been active in furthering research, education and clinical practice in radiology for over 62 years. CTSR devotes itself as the center of communication for all issues in Radiology related areas. The goal of the Society is to bring all related medical fields together to benefit each patient. To achieve this goal, the CTSR encourages research, educational events, academic lectures and recording of these efforts through its official publication, the Journal of Radiological Science (JRS). Besides performing its core functions, the CTSR holds its annual meeting, inviting its entire thousand member base with an average attendance of 700-800. The members of CTSR include 863 radiologists. Through this strong member base, the CTSR provides important medical advice to the Public Health Bureau and Medical Education organizations.
ARRS participated in the Third Asian Congress of Thoracic Imaging (ACTI 2015) hosted by CTSR. Dr. Charles White with the University of Maryland lectured on critical care thoracic imaging and Dr. Katherine Birchard with the University of North Carolina School of Medicine lectured on pulmonary nodules. Learn more in Dr. White's article
CTSR participated in the Global Exchange featuring Taiwan during the ARRS 2015 Annual Meeting. CTSR leaders presented instructional courses with ARRS faculty and their award winning electronic exhibits were highlighted during the meeting. A focus session on breast cancer screening was held with CTSR and ARRS representatives.
ARRS and CTSR representatives hold a focus session on breast cancer screening during the Global Exchange featuring Taiwan.
ARRS and CTSR hold a leadership meeting to plan the 2015 Global Exchange.
Dr. Wan-Yuo Guo was made an honorary ARRS member in 2015.
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