Annual Scientific Session of the
American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Bridging Quality Imaging and Patient Care

September 6-9, 2018 | San Francisco Marriott Marquis | Calif.

Save the Date- Come celebrate ASNC's 25th Anniversary!


Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline- April 6th
Early Bird Deadline- July 9th
Hotel Booking Deadline- August 13th
Advance Registration Deadline- August 23rd


San Francisco Marriott Marquis
780 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103

New this Year!

  • Hands-on PET and SPECT simulation sessions
  • Machine learning and artificial intelligence symposium
  • Team-based approach to nuclear cardiology 
  • Educational Exhibit Abstracts – This new abstract type is designed to teach or review imaging signs, pathologic correlations, procedures, techniques, treatments, and interventions or other aspects related to the practice of imaging
  • Cardiac PET implementation symposium 
  • Learning while walking– a great opportunity to obtain continuing education credits while seeing San Francisco


  • 25th Anniversary Celebrations
  • Come early for the NC Board Exam Prep Course, Sept. 5-6
  • Experiential Learning Workshops for PET and SPECT
  • Free registration offer: Practice administrators can attend for free with a paid physician registration
  • Interactive workstation sessions
  • Hear from patients 
  • Simulation laboratories
  • Verani Lecture by Kim Allan Williams, MD, MACC, MASNC, FAHA, FESC
  • Joint sessions with other imaging organizations
  • Health Policy Session
  • Back by popular demand- Cases with the Aces
  • Opportunities to network with experts and peers
Program Chair:

Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, FASNC 

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Accreditation and Continuing Education Credit

ABIM MOC points on medical knowledge

Physicians: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Technologists: ARRT Category A Credits
Physician Assistants: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits from organizations accredited by ACCME.
Nurse Practitioners: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for the purpose of recertification.
*Credits subject to change. 


Exhibit and Sponsor Opportunities

ASNC Booth # 

Mobile App.- coming late Aug. 2018

ASNC has received the highest level of recognition, Accreditation with Commendation, from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Accreditation with Commendation is awarded to CME providers that demonstrate compliance in all aspects of accreditation requirements and for demonstrating exemplary engagement with the environment in support of physician learning and physician quality improvement.