The 2013 ACNM President's Award was presented to Bennett Greenspan, MD, FACNM, FACR by ACNM President Warren Janowitz, MD, JD, FACNM. This award is given to an individual who has not only served the organization but who has been a true asset to the president.
Dr. Greenspan received his medical degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago and completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center and a residency in nuclear medicine at the Sepulveda VA Medical Center, both affiliates of UCLA. He also received his master's degree in medical physics at UCLA. Dr. Greenspan is certified in diagnostic radiology and nuclear radiology by the American Board of Radiology and in nuclear medicine by the American Board of Nuclear Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Radiology and ACNM.
Dr. Greenspan joined ACNP in 2001 and immediately became involved in the Board of Regents and committees. He worked his way through the leadership of ACNP and eventually served as president in 2005. He has also served as president of the Missouri Valley Chapter of SNMMI, the Missouri Radiological Society, the SNMMI Academic Council, and was president of the American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine in 2011.
As a member of the ACNM Board of Directors, Dr. Greenspan represented ACNM at the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Committee on Requirements this past fall and serves as the ACNM representative to the Academy of Radiology Research. His devotion and continued service to ACNM have been remarkable. His work in the field of nuclear medicine is extraordinary and his passion for ACNM undying.