SIRPAC Board of Directors
Parag J. Patel, MD, MS, FSIR, President
Matthew Johnson, MD, FSIR, Immediate Past President
Matthew Hawkins, MD, FSIR, Health Policy & Economics Councilor
Bill Majdalany, MD, FSIR, Government Affairs Committee Chair
Ali Alikhani, MD, Member-at-Large
Arshad Khan, MD, FSIR, Member-at-Large
Keith Hume, Ex-Officio
Judi Buckalew, Staff Liaison
FAQs about SIRPAC
What is a PAC?
A political action committee (PAC) is an entity dedicated to raising and investing money to elect or defeat political candidates.
What does SIRPAC do?
SIRPAC supports election campaigns for candidates who understand and support SIR interests.
How can I support SIRPAC?
Federal law allows an individual U.S. citizen to contribute a maximum of $5,000 per calendar year to a single PAC. Federal law requires political committees to report the name, mailing addresses, occupation and employer name of each individual whose contributions exceed $200 in a calendar year. Federal law also prohibits corporate and professional corporation checks or payment via corporate credit card. Only personal checks or credit cards are acceptable. Contributions are voluntary and not tax deductible. You may decline to contribute without reprisal. Contributions are not required as a condition of membership in SIR.
Key ways to support SIRPAC include:
How does my support of SIRPAC help IR?
Your contribution to SIRPAC will make a difference on Capitol Hill because it will directly support key congressional leaders and candidates with pro-health care and pro-IR agendas. All of your SIRPAC contributions go directly to these candidates.
A donation to SIRPAC allows SIR to support the campaigns of key members of the House and Senate that support IR.Donate now
Over the past years, your contributions to SIRPAC helped us support candidates who:
If you would like to get involved in advocating for advances in interventional radiology, please contact Kyle Gerron, SIR's Senior Manager, Government Affairs.