SIR members who are NPs and PAs are encouraged to become involved with the NP and PA Section. By joining one of the section's committees ot the Governing Council, you have an opportunity to contribute to the specialty, network with colleagues and enhance your professional development.
NP and PA Governing Council
The Governing Council of the section shall serve as the executive body of the NP/PA Section and its officers shall define and oversee the projects and initiatives as subject to the mission statement of the NP/PA Section. The governing council of the section shall be composed of not less than three officers of the section. This shall include the chair, chair‐elect, and secretary. The chairs of each committee are members of the Governing Council.
Annual Meeting Planning Committee
The NP/PA Annual Meeting Planning Committee is charged with developing dedicated programming for the NP and PA attendees of the SIR Annual Scientific Meeting. The committee will adhere to guidelines and scheduling as approved by the SIR Annual Scientific Committee.
Continuing Education Committee
The NP/PA Continuing Education Committee is charged with identifying and developing educational resources and content for NP and PA members.
The NP/PA Membership Committee will be responsible for encouraging NPs and PAs in IR to join SIR and to volunteer within the NP/PA Section. This committee will work to inform NPs and PAs of SIR benefits and resources. They will work with other committees within the section to develop new benefits or resources. They will use the NP/PA Section's SIR Connect community to encourage networking and discussion. Committee members will also work with other national NP and PA organizations (ie AAPA and AANP) to represent and advocate for IR.
Clinical Practice Committee
The NP/PA Clinical Practice Committee is charged addressing issues related to clinical practice in IR. The committee will develop tools and resources to increase expertise in patient and procedural care.