SIIM issues call for 2008 abstracts
The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) announced that it is accepting abstracts for its 2008 annual meeting, which will take place in Seattle May 15-18 next year. Interested authors are encouraged to submit abstracts for scientific papers, posters, and demonstrations, the Leesburg, Va.-based society said.

Abstract topics for the 2008 annual meeting include:
  • Imaging informatics for the enterprise
  • Imaging vocabularies and ontologies
  • Transforming the radiological interpretation process (TRIP)
  • Image acquisition/quality assurance (QA)
  • Image processing
  • Archive integrity and security
  • Productivity and workflow
  • Image distribution
  • Reading room
  • Infrastructure and administration
  • Experiential and miscellaneous
SIIM has placed detailed information about abstract submission policies and procedures online at: