FSCMR Criteria
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Criteria for FSCMR

Please see below the Fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance criteria.

All Candidates Must:

  • Have completed training (residency, fellowship, graduate, post-graduate)

  • Currently be a full SCMR Member (Regular, Technologist, or Associate) in good standing

  • Have been an SCMR Member for the past 3 consecutive years*
    *For those with at least 3 non-consecutive years of membership, a multi-year membership
      may be purchased prospectively to meet this requirement.
  • Have a distinguished record of CMR science, education, or clinical practice

  • Submit a CV or resume

  •  Pay an application fee

  • Select either the Research, Clinical or Technologist Track


Research Track
 For any SCMR member (physician, scientist, or technologist) actively engaged in CMR research.

Research Track Requirements:

  • Active in CMR research
    • Co-authored at least five (5) peer-reviewed scientific or review papers on CMR*
      *Cardiact CT related papers will not be considered
      AND
      Minimum of one (1) of the five papers above must be first-authored or senior-authored (corresponding author)*
      *Upload of papers in pdf format and listing of paper citations in application required

    AND

    •  Presented at least three (3) lectures on CMR at local, regional, national, or international meetings* 
                *Must provide course name, location, date and topic of talk in the application
    $200 due upon submission of your application
    Note: Annual SCMR Membership dues will increase by $100 to maintain your FSCMR status, beginning with your next membership renewal.

 FSCMR Research Track Application

 

Clinical Track
For physician members who are not necessarily involved in CMR research, but who are active in CMR clinical practice.

Clinical Track Requirements:

  •  SCMR Level II or Level III certified (Must upload certificate)

  •  Active in clinical CMR, or CMR education
    •  300 cases performed over the past 3 years* 
      *Letter of Attestation from Institution/ lab director required- TEMPLATE AVAILABLE 
      CASE LOGS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

      OR
    •  Organized a local or regional CMR educational event*
       *Event program with applicant's name highlighted  is required along with naming of event in the application
      OR
    •  Participated as an instructor in at least two (2) CMR educational programs*
       *Must provide course name, location, date and topic of talk in the application
    $200 due upon submission of your application
    Note: Annual SCMR Membership dues will increase by $100 to maintain your FSCMR status, beginning with your next membership renewal.

FSCMR Clinical Track Application

 

Technologist Track
For technologist members active in CMR and in the SCMR.

Technologist Track Requirements

  • MRI technologist certification (or equivalent in country of residence)* 
    *Must upload proof of certification

  • Active as a CMR technologist in clinical scanning, research, or education
    • 300 cases scanned over the past 3 years* 
      *Letter of Attestation from Institution/ lab director required
      CASE LOGS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

      OR
    • Co-authored at least three (3) peer-reviewed scientific or review papers on CMR* 
      *Upload of papers in pdf format and listing of paper citations in application required
      OR
    • Participated as an instructor in at least two (2) CMR educational programs* 
      *Must provide course name, location, date and topic of talk in the application
    $75 due upon submission of your application
    Note: Annual SCMR Membership dues will increase by $30 to maintain your FSCMR status, beginning with your next membership renewal.

FSCMR Technologist Track Application


FSCMR Applications will be reviewed and approved on a quarterly basis. 

Application deadlines: March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1.

Applicants will be notified of their status following each quarterly review.

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