The Annual Conference Committee oversees the Annual Meeting process. The committee is charged with the planning, development, and execution of the AAMD annual educational conferences in collaboration with the board of directors, staff, and contracted meeting planner.
The Career Services Committee provides timely information to the membership regarding medical dosimetry employment opportunities. The committee also develops other career-related resources for medical dosimetrists.
The Communications Committee serves to promote the medical dosimetry profession by managing the flow of information between the AAMD members, external organizations, and the community. Common activities include meeting promotions, managing a social media calendar, and developing content for AAMD publications.
The CE Committee promotes and supports the continuing education of the medical dosimetry community. Responsibilities of the committee include developing, selecting, and organizing online CE modules and webinars for the membership. The CE Committee is also responsible for assisting with the review and organization of educational sessions and workshops offered at the Annual Meeting in collaboration with the Annual Conference Committee.
The Directed Journal Reading (DJR) Committee provides continuing education opportunities by developing and publishing quizzes related to Medical Dosimetry journal articles. These activities, which are approved by the Medical Dosimetrist Certification Board for CE credits, are available online in the AAMD CE Center. (Committee is full for 2020/2021)
The Formal Education Committee is a multi-tasking group that crafts not only formal educational medical dosimetry documents but formal professional medical dosimetry documents as well. The committee's responsibilities for promoting and supporting formal accredited medical dosimetry education include revision and update of educational curriculum; development and maintenance of educator's and student's resource sections of the website; facilitation of medical dosimetry student involvement in AAMD sponsored meetings; collaboration with the MDCB to ensure that the AAMD curriculum guidelines are reflective of current MDCB Job Task Analysis Studies; responding to JRCERT in regards to educational program standards for accreditation; making certain that the JRCERT Curriculum Analysis Grid is current as the curriculum is updated; and involving medical dosimetry educators in committee activities and the AAMD in general.
The AAMD Membership Committee is responsible for creating and implementing strategies for the growth and development of the membership through recruitment and retention, as well as promoting membership benefits. The committee surveys the membership to identify their needs and recommends services to meet those needs. The committee works to welcome and acknowledge new members and to encourage participation in the organization all the while promoting the organization and maintaining the integrity of the membership.
The Nominations and Volunteer Committee is primarily tasked with soliciting and verifying potential candidates to serve on the AAMD Board of Directors, Regional Representatives, and committee co-chairs while adhering to organizational bylaws. The committee actively recruits volunteers and places them in appropriate positions within the AAMD.