SIR 2019 Newsroom


SIR’s Annual Scientific Meeting is a recognized forum for peer-reviewed presentations of new research by interventional radiologists and allied scientists from around the world. SIR 2019 provides a host of media opportunities including scientific presentations featuring the latest information on a variety of health care topics and medical research, poster abstract presentations and medical and technical exhibits.

  • When: March 23–28, 2019
  • Where: Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas


Why should you cover SIR 2019?

SIR's Annual Scientific Meeting is a recognized forum for peer-reviewed presentations of new research by interventional radiologists and allied scientists from around the world. 

  • Attracts more than 5,000 physicians, scientists and allied health professionals
  • Features nearly 400 scientific presentations and posters covering the latest trends in interventional radiology research
  • Showcases approximately 150 technical exhibits and product demonstrations 
  • Delivers opportunity to interview experts in interventional radiology and minimally invasive treatments
  • Illustrates the multidimensional nature of interventional radiology 
     

How to attend SIR 2019

For media registration questions, please contact Elise Castelli, (703) 460- 5572.

Registration is complimentary to credentialed media. Please see SIR's Media Guidelines for complete information regarding press access and activities.
 

Requests for media list

Please note: SIR does not release its list of reporter attendees. Typically, they are comprised of national reporters, trade press, local TV reporters and freelance writers. Exhibitors may reach on site press in SIR’s newsroom by distributing company materials. Exhibitors who wish to place press materials in the SIR newsroom must submit a request and the materials for review to SIR’s communication department in advance of the meeting. There will be a table for exhibitor materials in the SIR on site newsroom. For more information about these services, please contact the communications department; (703) 691-1805.
 

Media resources

Visit SIR's media center for media releases about SIR 2019, past SIR Annual Scientific Meetings and more. 
 

Social media connections

SIR encourages media and members to discuss the meeting over social media within embargo restrictions. All abstracts are embargoed until the time of their delivery, but live posts during the presentations are permitted, to include sharing photos or videos of slides or speakers.

Be sure to include #SIR19ATX in your Twitter, Facebook or Instagram posts so that you are part of the conversation! Visit our social media page for additional information and hashtags to follow.
 

Questions? 

Elise Castelli, Director, Communications and Public Relations, (703) 460-5572