About ABAIR™ and its Founders
Northwest Imaging Forums – Co-owned by Matt Wilson and Shon Smith has been in business since 1989. Celebrating 33 years of offering high-quality and affordable continuing educational conferences. Our program format for each conference is developed by professionals who are all aware of the day-to-day continuing education needs of working radiologists, technologists, and administrators. Each program is designed for those actively involved in the clinical application of the modality covered and for those wishing to expand their knowledge about these ever-growing technologies. Northwest Imaging Forums is proud to be a founding member of the American Board of Artificial Intelligence in Radiology (ABAIR™ ).
Orest Boyko, MD Ph.D – is a diplomate and board certified by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) with a Certificate of Added Qualification from the ABR in Neuroradiology. Dr. Boyko has been working in the field of research applications of Ai in Radiology with the industry since 2014 and has been active in the online education of general Ai in medicine having participated as a faculty in the training of over 600 healthcare providers since March 2020. Dr. Boyko brings also his educational experience to the ABAIR from having been a previous Chairman of a large academic radiology department and serving as a Radiology Residency Director and Neuroradiology Director of an ACGME approved teaching program and experience of over four years as a moderator and faculty member for a weekend MRI course with accreditation for MRI technologists. With a Ph.D. in Chemistry and a minor in theoretical chemistry, Dr. Boyko has the mathematical background utilized in AiR software development to distill its important concepts in plain and practical terms. Founding Member of the American Board of Artificial Intelligence in Radiology (ABAIR™ ).