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Four named to SIRPAC Board of Directors

SIRPAC is pleased to announce new members of its Board of Directors were approved by the SIR Executive Committee on Feb. 14.

  • Jay Shah, MD—Chair
  • Roger T. Tomihama, MD—Vice chair
  • Charles Martin III, MD, MBA, FSIR—Treasurer
  • Andrew Joseph Klobuka, MD—Early Career Section member

Congratulations to the new board members. SIRPAC is the only PAC that works exclusively for interventional radiologists and 100% of your contributions go directly toward supporting political candidates who understand and support IR interests. Learn more about how you can support these efforts at


Call for topics: “Improving Outcomes, Safety and Efficiency in IR” forum at SIR 2024

Do you want to get involved with quality improvement (QI) at your organization? Are you trying to start or working on a QI project? What barriers are you encountering?

We ask SIR members to submit QI experiences, ideas, questions, success stories, challenges and case studies for discussion at the SIR Quality and Performance Improvement Division’s SIR 2024 forum in Salt Lake City—“Improving Outcomes, Safety and Efficiency in IR.” Review QI case studies from various SIR members and learn how they can be applicable to your program. The forum will be held Monday, March 25 at 9:50 a.m. MT in the Corporate Theatre at the Expo.

Please submit your QI topics by Feb. 29

Events and features

February 2024 Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology


In the February issue of the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (JVIR), Editor-Fin-chief Daniel Y. Sze, MD, PhD, FSIR, offers readers a new special section on interventional oncology and immuno-oncology (IO/IO) as well as the latest research on Y-90 treatment, cryoablation of tumors in thoracoabdominal soft tissues, and more cutting-edge research and practical reviews.

JVIR Table of Contents

SIR’s 2024 Interventional Radiology Coding Book Update

Available in the IR Business Center! Snag a copy of SIR’s comprehensive guide to coding for interventional radiology and endovascular procedures. The 2024 IR Coding Book Update includes answers to frequently asked questions and downloadable PDF charge sheets.

The guide is updated annually by SIR and ACR coding experts to ensure that you always have the latest information to help you maximize your practice’s profitability.

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