Networking and Events

The SNMMI 2021 Annual Meeting gives you the opportunity to connect and network with peers and luminaries from across the globe. Check back as events are being added frequently. All events and times are subject to change.

Virtual “Hot Trot 5K” Run/Walk
2021 will feature the 7th Annual “Hot Trot 5K” run/walk. Proceeds will benefit the SNMMI-TS Professional Development and Education Fund, supporting the advancement of molecular and nuclear medicine technologists. Registration is currently available when you register for the Annual Meeting.

“Drink and Think”
June 7, 8, and 9 | 7:00-8:00 pm ET
Join your colleagues and friends for this informal networking event. Drink and Think is where a happy hour meets an exchange of scientific knowledge and discussion, hosted by SNMMI Councils and Centers. We encourage you to grab a late evening snack, a drink, and be ready to discuss some of the most exciting topics in the field. Topics and details to be announced in spring 2021.

Knowledge Bowl
Friday, June 11 | 6:15-7:15 pm ET
The SNMMI Early Career Professionals Committee (EPC) is excited to sponsor the Knowledge Bowl. This highly popular event provides an opportunity for residents and early career professionals to network with each other in a competition of the mind! Attendees will be shown difficult general nuclear medicine and PET tracer cases, examine basic science questions and interpret important correlative imaging findings.  

Nuclear Medicine Resident's Organization (NMRO) Networking Event 

Friday, June 11 | 7:15-8:15 pm ET

Join fellow residents and early-career professionals for an informal networking event on Friday evening following the Knowledge Ball.

Special Event! CEO Summit and Panel Discussion: How the Economics of Therapeutics Work 

Sponsored by the SNMMI Value Initiative
Friday, June 11 | 6:15-8:15 pm ET

Join leading nuclear medicine/molecular imaging company CEO’s and top doctors for a discussion on the economics of therapeutics, including market size, need, value stream mapping, and what YOU need to know. The panel includes CEO’s and leaders from Siemens, Cardinal, Telix, Jubilant, Novartis, ImaginAb, Isotopia, Lantheus, Jubilant, and Spectrum Dynamics.

Inclusive Gathering - Hot Topics in DE&I 
Friday, June 11 | 8:00-9:00 pm ET
All SNMMI Annual Meeting attendees are invited to attend this DE&I Inclusive Gathering. This "Hot Topic" event will include topics: vaccination, healthcare, racism, importance of the workforce pipeline and more. This event has been designed to support and encourage a commitment to diversity within SNMMI and the medical community. Stay for the entire event or just stop in to say hello.

SNMMI-TS 50th Anniversary Celebration - with Special Guest
Saturday, June 12 | 6:45-8:00 pm ET
Join the SNMMI-TS for their 50th anniversary celebration, hosted by SNMMI-TS President Tina Buehner, PhD, CNMT, FSNMMI-TS and incoming SNMMI-TS President Dusty York, CNMT, PET, RT(N)(CT).

WINM Breakfast Session - Speaker: Margie Warrell 
Sunday, June 13 | 8:45 am ET
The SNMMI and SNMMI-TS Women in Nuclear Medicine (WINM) will be co-hosting a virtual breakfast for Women in Nuclear Medicine to promote the development of professional interests and will allow attendees to discuss how to balance family life and career development.

This year we will welcome Margie Warrell, the bestselling author of “You’ve Got This!. Train the Brave. Make Your Mark. Stop Playing Safe. Find Your Courage”. The titles of Margie’s bestselling books and her Live Brave Podcast reflect her passion for emboldening people to lead braver and more purposeful lives. A Forbes contributor, Margie has been described as an ‘international authority on brave leadership’ by the Wall Street Journal. Her insights have also been shaped by her work and interviews with leaders.

Please join us in thanking Bracco Diagnostics as the generous sponsor for the virtual WINM Breakfast Event!


Technologist Section President's Town Hall
Sunday, June 13 | 7:45 pm ET
Celebrate outgoing SNMMI-TS President Tina Buehner, PhD, CNMT, FSNMMI-TS, during this popular event.

SNMMI President’s Town Hall
Monday, June 14 | 7:45 pm ET
Celebrate outgoing SNMMI Alan Packard, PhD
, during this popular event.

Transformation Tuesday - Attendees' Choice
Tuesday, June 15 | 8:45-9:45 am ET
Use Tuesday morning as your personal motivation to take advantage of our on-demand and virtual events, including:
  • Hot Trot 5K Virtual Run/Walk
  • 10 Minute Mediation Breaks
  • Chair Stretching
  • Virtual Tours of Washington, DC landmarks
  • …and more!