(August 12, 2021) — Kori L. Stewart, Ph.D., R.T.(R)(CT), CIIP has been appointed to a three-year term on The American Board of Imaging Informatics (ABII)'s Board of Trustees. She will fill a position being vacated by Christopher Meenan, B.S., CIIP.

Stewart serves as Clinical Associate Professor and Clinical Director of CT, MRI and Ultrasound at the University of Hartford, West Hartford, Connecticut. She has contributed to many scholarly and professional publications, particularly in the areas of digital imaging and imaging informatics. Stewart has worked as a Radiologic Technologist (R.T.) in general radiography and computed tomography (CT), as Radiologic Technology Program Director, and as Assistant Professor.

Stewart possesses substantial education experience. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in diagnostic imaging and a Master of Health Science degree in medical laboratory sciences from Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Connecticut. She holds a doctorate in philosophy in biomedical informatics from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

She says she is looking forward to serving ABII as a Trustee. "I'm dedicated to advancing the imaging Informatics profession and am passionate about educating others on informatics' role and impact in patient-centered care," she says. Stewart will join the ABII Board of Trustees on Jan. 1, 2022.

Trustee Christopher Meenan has completed two three-year Board terms, the maximum that ABII bylaws allow. He has served the ABII Board of Trustees as Chairman, Vice-Chairman and Secretary-Treasurer during his tenure.

ABOUT ABII

The American Board of Imaging Informatics (ABII) sets the professional certification standards for excellence in a growing field of high-tech health care pioneers. It recognizes well-trained professionals who can use technology to maximize efficiency and increase clinical staff satisfaction and productivity, while realizing strategic goals and improving patient care. Headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, ABII evaluates, certifies, and annually registers more than 1,000 imaging informatics professionals across the world.

ABII is governed by a board of seven, including three imaging informatics professionals nominated by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, the national certification organization for all areas of the radiologic sciences, and three imaging informatics professionals nominated by the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine, the professional association for imaging informatic professionals. The final Trustee position is filled by a public member.