Drs Paushter and Katzman led Quality and Analytics Symposium at the University of Chicago Center in Beijing

Chairman Dr. David Paushter and Vice-Chair Dr. Greg Katzman joined Dr. Jin Zheng-yu from the Department of Radiology at Peking Union Medical College Hospital to co-organize the Total Quality Management Optimization of Radiology Departmental Operations: Quality and Efficiency Analytics Symposium at the University of Chicago Center in Beijing on November 1st, 2016.

Throughout the symposium, lectures and discussions focused on quality management and its role in radiology department operations. The three tiers of total quality management addressed were quality control, quality assurance, and continuous quality improvement. The symposium addressed each element of total quality management and how to successfully integrate quality efforts at every level of a radiology department.

Session Chairs and Speakers included -

  • Dr. Zhou Chunwu, Professor, Chief Physician, and Doctor's Supervisor of the Department of Radiology at the Cancer Hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences.
  • Dr. Gao Jia-Hong, Chair Professor and Director of the Center for MRI Research at Peking University.
  • Dr. Chen Min, Professor, Chief Physician, Doctor's Supervisor, and Chair of the Department of Radiology at the Beijing Hospital.
  • Dr. Ma Lin, Chief Physician, Professor, Doctor's Supervisor, and Chair of the Department of Radiology at the Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital.
  • Dr. Hong Nan, Professor, Chief Physician, and Chair of the Department of Radiology at the Peking University People's Hospital.
  • Dr. Wang Xiaoying, Professor, Doctor's Supervisor, and Chair of the Department of Radiology at the Peking University First Hospital.
  • Dr. Lu Bin, Director and Professor of the Department of Radiologic Imaging, Fuwai hospital, National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, and the affiliated teaching hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College.
  • Dr. Xian Junfang, Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiology at Tongren Hospital in Beijing.
  • Dr. Xue Huadan, Chief Physician, Doctor's Supervisor, and the Chief Assistant of the Department of Radiology at Peking Union Medical College Hospital.
  • Dr. Wang Yi-Ning, Chief Physician and Associate Professor at the Department of Radiology at Peking Union Medical College Hospital.