John Stephen Pellerito, MD, FACR, FAIUM, FSRU

Current Professional Affiliation
Vice Chairman, Clinical Affairs
Director, Peripheral Vascular Laboratory
Former Chief, Division of US, CT and MRI
Dept. of Radiology
North Shore - Long Island Jewish Health System
Associate Professor of Radiology
Hofstra North Shore - LIJ School of Medicine

Participation in AIUM Committee Work
Clinical Standards Committee 2013-
Membership Committee 2013-
Finance Committee. 2014-
Ultrasound in Medical Education Section 2013-
CardioVascular Ultrasound Section 2000-2006
Membership Committee 2000- 2004
Program Commitee 1999-2006
Education and Research Fund 1997-2000

Elective Offices
Vice Chair, Clinical Standards Committee 2013-
Vice Chair, Membership Committee 2013-
Vice Chair, Ultrasound in Medical Education Section, 2014-
Chair, CardioVascular Ultrasound Section 2004-2006
Board of Governors 2001-2005
Chair, Membership Committee 2000- 2004
Chair, Ultrasound Practice Committee 1994-1998

Contributions as a Faculty Member at AIUM Meetings
Categorical Courses, Meet the Professors, Just Images, Preconvention Programs, Hands-on Sessions, Film Panel Sessions, Scientific Sessions
Moderator, Scientific Sessions and Categorical Courses 1993-2014

Primary Area(s) of Ultrasound Experience
OB-GYN, Vascular, Abdomen

15 peer reviewed papers
30 chapters/reviews
30 published abstracts
3 DVD series

Affiliations and Positions with Other Professional Societies
American College of Radiology - Chair, Commission on Education, Enduring Materials and E-Learning Committees 2011-, Chair, Commission on Economics, Ultrasound 2008-2013, Practice Guidelines and Standards Committee 2003-2008
Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education, Board of Directors 2011-
Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound, Corporate Affairs 2013-, Education Committee 2007-2011
Intersocietal Accreditation Commission Board of Directors 2013-Intersocietal Commission for Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories, Board of Directors 2001-2008

What are your Goals for the AIUM?
As a member of the Board of Governors, I will continue to strive for improved patient care through advancement of ultrasound practice.
I will establish improved standards and guidelines to assist ultrasound practitioners. I will continue to promote education and academic activities for all levels of practice, including students, sonographers and practicing physicians.