Value Initiative Board

The SNMMI Value Initiative board is made up of SNMMI Leadership, along with chairs for each of the Value Initiative domains. Each domain chair is appointed for a term of three years.
 Satoshi Minoshima, MD, PhD
Value Initiative Board Chair 
University of Utah, 
Salt Lake City, UT
Alan B. Packard, PhD 
President, SNMMI
Boston Children's Hospital/
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Virginia Pappas, CAE
Organizational Strength and Stability Domain Chair, Reston, VA 

Quality of Practice

 Chair   Vice-Chair 
Gary Dillehay, MD, FACNM, FACR
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL 
   Heather Jacene, MD
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA  

Workforce Pipeline

Chair      Vice-Chair 
 Frederick D. Grant, MD 
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, MA  
    Christopher J. Palestro, MD
Zucker School of Medicine
New York


Chair      Vice-Chair 
Vasken Dilsizian, MD 
University Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
    Giuseppe Esposito, MD
Georgetown University Hospital 
Washington, DC  

Research and Discovery

Chair      Vice-Chair 
Richard Wahl, MD, FACNM, FACR  
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
St. Louis, MO 
    John Sunderland, PhD
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA


Chair  Vice-Chair 
 Munir Ghesani, MD, FACNM 
NYU Langone Medical Center
West Windsor, NJ
Cathy Cutler, PhD
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Upton, NY