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Committees 2017 - 2021

The Board of Directors appoints, from among its members, committees which contribute to the function of the ISRS. Most of these committees are composed of a Chair and a minimum of two members of the Board of Directors.

Regular reports by the committees are evaluated for actions by the officers of the society.

Publication Committee 

This committee is responsible for editing and producing the congress proceedings, editing the members' newsletter and keeping the website up to date and informative.

Chairs: Marc Levivier, Laura Fariselli, Yoshiyasu Iwai. Samuel Ryu (ex-officio, ISRS Journal). All other Officers and Board Members.

Education Committee

This committee is in charge of informing the society about new opportunities for education and events in the field, CME course, practical training and scientific content as well as updating our social networking groups.

Chairs: Mikhail Chernov, John Suh, Fang Fang Yin. Antonio De Salles, Laura Fariselli, Arjun Sahgal (Ex-officio, ISRS Guidelines Project).

Congress Meeting & Scientific Program Committee

This committee supervises and coordinates all aspects of the ISRS Bi-annual Congresses and advises for their scientific content, working together with the Local Organizing Committee, and with the congresses’ Scientific Committee chairman.

Chairs: Marc Levivier, Mathew Foote.

Nominating Committee 

This is a function of the Constitution. The Nominating Committee presents membership candidates for elections to the Board of Directors, the office of the ISRS and to the Secretary no less than 60 days before the biennial Congress of the ISRS.

Chair: Antonio De Salles (Past-President)
Ian Paddick (President)
Laura Fariselli (Vice President)
Marc Levivier (Secretary/ Treasurer)

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee is in charge of reviewing and voting on all applicants for membership to the ISRS and to generate interest in membership.

Chairs: Laura Fariselli, Jason Sheehan, Mathew Foote, Yoshiyasu Iwai.

Bylaws Committee

All requests for changes are collected by this committee which reviews the bylaws annually and makes recommendations to the Board for revision where necessary. Revisions of the Constitution & Bylaws have to be agreed upon unanimously by the ISRS Officers and Board Members. The adopted changes are published on the website and in the members newsletter (including details, description, dates & vote results).

Chair: Patrick Hanssens.

Awards Committee 

This committee is in charge of recommending to the Board of Directors nominees for the Jacob I. Fabrikant Award, the Best Poster Award and the Young Investigator Award. 

Chair: Marc Levivier. All Officers and Board Members.

Webinars Committee 

This committee is dedicated to maintaining a programme of regular webinars on SRS/SBRT and related subjects, with a secondary aim of amassing a library of webinars that can be used for education.

Chairs: Ian Paddick, Mikhail Chernov.

Research Committee 

This committee is responsible for identifying research opportunities under the ISRS umbrella, initiating international research collaborations and forming working groups.

Chairs: Jason Sheehan, John Suh, Fang Fang Yin. Patrick Hanssens.

Credentialing Committee

This committee is in charge of setting up an ISRS credentialing service, developing a list of minimum standards, recruiting a credentialing group and promoting the service.

Chair: Antonio De Salles. Ian Paddick, Laura Fariselli, Mathew Foote, Mikhail Chernov, Patrick Hanssens.