Call for candidatures to join the IEEE UFFC Medical Ultrasonics (Group 1) Technical Program Committee (TPC). Deadline: February 28, 2017.

The IEEE UFFC Medical Ultrasonics (Group 1) Technical Program Committee (TPC) consists of a group of experts from the academic and industrial communities. The Group 1 TPC helps with the organization of our society’s premier meeting, the International Ultrasonics Symposium. As part of this process, TPC members objectively review abstracts, select invited speakers, organize the student paper competition, assemble the program schedule and help with the development of special technical sessions.

New members are selected each year. Applications are currently being accepted until the end of February 2017.

If you have established expertise in one or more of the Medical Ultrasonics technical topics and if you can engage to be strongly involved in the IEEE UFFC IUS please consider applying to join the Group 1 TPC by sending your CV to the current Group 1 Vice-Chair, Lori Bridal, Please also specify in your email for which of the 11 subcategories (list below) you have established expertise. Candidates should have several years of experience post-graduate and a solid track record in at least one of these disciplines. The CVs will be shared with all current TPC members for voting and you will be informed of the results in early March.

Current list of members :

Group 1 Medical Ultrasonics Subcategories
MBB Medical Beamforming and Beam Steering
MBE Biological Effects & Dosimetry
MBF Blood Flow Measurement MCA Contrast Agents
MEL Elasticity
MIM Medical Imaging
MPA Medical Photoacoustics
MSD System & Device Design
MSP Medical Signal Processing
MTC Medical Tissue Characterization
MTH Therapeutics, Hyperthermia, and Surgery