AXIS, a leading digital media resource for diagnostic imaging professionals and healthcare IT leaders, is proud to welcome its newest editorial advisory board member, William Boonn, MD, president and CEO of Montage Healthcare Solutions and adjunct assistant professor of radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
Boonn brings 17 years of diverse professional and medical experience to his role as an editorial advisor. Prior to co-founding Montage, Boonn held a number of roles at the University of Pennsylvania, including chief of 3D and advanced imaging, associate director of imaging informatics, and assistant professor of radiology. He completed his diagnostic radiology residency and cardiovascular imaging fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania and an additional imaging informatics fellowship at the University of Maryland. Moreover, Boonn is actively involved in the radiology informatics community, holding chair and committee positions with the Radiological Society of North America and American College of Radiology. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Society of Imaging Informatics in Medicine.
“As a radiologist, an imaging informatics expert, and an entrepreneur, Bill brings a rare blend of skills and expertise to AXIS,” said Marianne Matthews, chief editor of AXIS. “I am grateful to have the opportunity to tap his knowledge about radiology analytics and value-based care. Bill’s insights will help guide our editorial content to deliver the kind of information that radiologists need to stay relevant and effective in a changing healthcare system.”
AXIS editorial advisory board members are tasked with helping to guide the brand’s content and vision by providing feedback on articles, suggesting timely topics, and occasionally authoring articles.
“This is an exciting time to join the editorial advisory board of AXIS, a leading media brand that is addressing the challenges radiology faces and the intersection of radiology and healthcare IT,” said Boonn. “I look forward to joining an impressive group of industry advisors in bringing AXIS readership timely, valuable information to help keep their practices competitive.”
AXIS is dedicated to helping radiologists, radiology administrators, and healthcare IT leaders demonstrate value and meet the increasingly complex economic and technological challenges of providing quality imaging in an era of new practice and payment models.