Reston, Va. — Joel D. Hassien, M.D., has been inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Radiology (ACR). The induction took place at a formal convocation ceremony during the recent ACR Annual Meeting and Chapter Leadership conference May 4-8, 2013, in Washington, D.C.
Hassien is president and CEO at Northeast Missouri Imaging Associates, Inc. and chair of the department of radiology at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the Missouri State Medical Association and the Radiological Society of North America. Hassien received his medical degree from the University of Missouri in Columbia.
One of the highest honors the ACR can bestow on a radiologist, radiation oncologist or medical physicist is recognition as a fellow of the American College of Radiology. ACR Fellows demonstrate a history of service to the College, organized radiology, teaching or research. Approximately 10 percent of ACR members achieve this distinction. The ACR is a national nonprofit association serving more than 34,000 radiologists, radiation oncologists, interventional radiologists, nuclear medicine physicians and medical physicists with programs focusing on the practice of radiology and the delivery of comprehensive health care services.