IRQ Articles

SIR Today preview articles 

22 days ago

SIR Today 2021 banner
Welcome to your SIR 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting daily news source! Watch for more previews and visit this page every day of the annual meeting for session previews, live coverage, exclusive interviews and more. Read the SIR Today print preview. Download the SIR 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting mobile app.

A fluid vision

Posted March 8, 2021
SIR 2021 Workshop Chair Nadine Abi-Jaoudeh, MD, FSIR, reflects on her experiences on the SIR Annual Meeting Committee and looks ahead to SIR 2022. Read more.

Cowboys, dogma and booing the tenor

Posted March 8, 2021
Ziv J Haskal, MD, FSIR, previews his 2021 Dotter Lecture and discusses the unstinting popularity of his annual Extreme IR session. Read more.

Find your niche with section programming

Posted March 8, 2021
On Saturday, March 20, and Sunday, March 21, SIR 2021 will kick off with 2 days of section programming, created by members for members. Read SIR's guide to all the events, and view the full SIR 2021 program for more details.

Medicine for the future

Posted March 8, 2021
Matthew S. Johnson, MD, FSIR, discusses his vision for his upcoming term as SIR president, opportunities for the specialty, and what drew him to IR in the first place. Read more.

Out of the echo chamber

Posted March 8, 2021
Is IR an ancillary service with no value to stakeholders? Learn how this question will be discussed in a debate on Monday, March 22, as well as other details of the session "Standing up for IR: Conveying our value and moving the field forward." Read more.

Make time to visit the SIR 2021 Virtual Expo

Posted March 8, 2021
With virtual exhibits, corporate symposia and product showcases, SIR 2021 will feature a robust corporate presence, providing members with information and education on the products and services that drive the specialty. Read more.

Welcome to SIR 2021!

Posted Feb. 25, 2021
As we near the time for another Annual Scientific Meeting, I’m honored and excited to have been able to serve as program chair for a second year. Read more.

High-caliber content, high-yield topics

Posted Feb. 25, 2021
Scientific Program Chair Baljendra Kapoor, MD, FSIR, and Co-chair Maureen P. Kohi, MD, FSIR, share their perspectives on the strength of the abstracts submitted for this year's annual meeting. Read more.

Who, where, what: The 2021 Gold Medalists

Posted Feb. 25, 2021
SIR Today salutes each of the Gold Medalists with a personal look at their outstanding careers, asking them for a person, place and thing that has particularly inspired or influenced them. Read more.

Interview with outgoing SIR president Michael D. Dake, MD, FSIR

Posted Feb. 25, 2021
Michael D. Dake, MD, FSIR, finishes his tenure as SIR president following one of the most interesting years
the society has ever faced. Dr. Dake sat down with SIR Today to reflect on 2020, discuss his hopes for the
specialty and share what comes next. Read more.

Tips for attending SIR 2021

Posted Feb. 25, 2021
At this year's annual meeting, SIR is excited to provide a full week of programming, networking and education in an accessible online format. Whether attending or presenting, we’ve compiled some tips to make your meeting experience as smooth and educational as possible. Read more.


Connect with SIR

AD: Cook Medical

ADVERTISEMENT