Promoting Educational Innovation: Lessons From the Request for Proposals for ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Usage in Medical Education

Richard B. Gunderman, Michael Bettmann, Lawrence P. Davis

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This article describes the development of a new ACR grant program, ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Usage in Medical Education. Developed and funded over the course of a single year, the program provides grants totaling up to $60,000 annually to support innovation in radiology education. The development and implementation of this program provides lessons that can help radiology educators and leaders craft a brighter future for radiology education.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)919-924
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of the American College of Radiology
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2007



  • Education
  • radiology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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