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i LEAD Presentation Competition

iLEAD Presentation Competition Rules and Regulations
 
Awards
First Place          $150.00 Cash Award
Second Place     $100.00 Cash Award
Third Place         $  50.00 Cash Award
 
Eligibility
 
1.  Radiologic Science, Radiation Therapy, Ultrasound, and MRI students in an accredited Radiologic Science Program are encouraged to enter this competition.
 
2. The student/RTs must be a TSRT member by January 16, 2018 and current member at the time of the 2018 Annual Meeting.  TSRT  membership applications can be found at www.tsrt.info
 
3. The following individuals/groups are prohibited from entering this competition: Companies, School Employees, Faculty Members, Educators, TSRT Board Members, Judges, and companies /individuals with TSRT Contracts.  Students registered in any primary medical imaging modality (Radiography, Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Therapy, etc.) regardless of enrollment status, will be qualified as a registered technologist; therefore, the individual is ineligible to compete with non registered student technologists.  this standard will be applied according to the status during the time of competition.
 
4. TSRT reserves the right to limit the number of speakers for this competition due to time constraints.  Educators and students will be notified via email by February 15, 2018 of any limitations.
 
5. The student must be registered and in attendance at the Annual Meeting to participate in this event.
 
6.  Use of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint only
 
Application
 
1.  Students wishing to enter must complete the online 2018 Application for iLEAD Leadership Presentation Competition that is available below.
 
2.  Email to tsrt@runbox.com the following: 1.  An outline and three (3)objectives of the presentation in Microsoft Word only format. 2.  A Letter from your Program Director verifying your student status. The attached letter from your Program Director needs to be on college/school letterhead. Email dates must be between January 16 and February 15, 2018.  Deadlines are firm. 

3.  The email should be labeled with the student's name and competition name in the subject line.  The email should include the presentation outline and verification letter as separately labeled documents.
  
4.  Presentations submitted for award consideration must not have been shown at any previous TSRT or ASRT meeting/convention and must be done entirely by the student speaker.
 
Presentation
 
1. Only one (1) student speaker per presentation.
 
2. The outline of the presentation must cover the entire subject matter.
 
3. The PowerPoint presentation must be PowerPoint 2000 or newer.
 
4.  To comply with ASRT rules and regulations for continuing education, the length of the presentation must be fifteen (15) minutes.  The student's program director/designee is responsible for ensuring that the presentation meets the 15 minute minimum time requirement. Judges/designee will time the presentation and their decisions are final.
 
5. The topics must relate to the Radiologic Sciences or Radiation Therapy such as Diagnostic Imaging (Radiology, Ultrasound, Interventional, CT, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiology, MRI, etc.), Radiation Therapy, Radioactive Events, Patient Care, Medical Diseases/Syndromes, and/or Professionalism.
 
6.  The student will bring their PowerPoint presentation to the Annual Meeting on a CD, DVD, or Jump Drive and submit it to the iLead Leadership Chair at the beginning of the competition.
 
7.  TSRT Officers, Educational Alliance Chair, and/or Judges may disqualify/stop a presentation if they feel the speaker is presenting false, copied, or offensive information.
 
Judging
 
1. Three judges will be appointed by the President, Vice President and/or Educational Alliance Chair from the membership attending the 2018 TSRT Annual Meeting.
 
2. The judges are the responsibility of the Vice President and their decisions will be final.
 
3.  Presentations will be judged on the following:
  • Originality: New approach, procedure, or technique, evidence of research, and knowledge and level of difficulty of subject matter
  • Value and Interest: Practical value/interest to technologist/students and educational value to technologist/students
  • Presentation: Proper credit given where warranted, speaker followed previously submitted outline, orderliness and clarity of thoughts/ideas in the presentation, and evaluation of PowerPoint presentation including structure, spelling, and operation

4.  Total maximum points a presentation can receive will be 405 points per judge.  The total number of points accumulated for each presentation will be known only by the Vice President and Educational Alliance Chair.

Questions

Any questions regarding the eligibility of an applicant's presentation that cannot be settled by the Vice President or Educational Alliance Chair must be submitted to the President of TSRT.  If not satisfactorily settled by the President, eligibility status will be decided by the TSRT Board of Directors and Officers and their decision shall be final.

Presentation of Awards

1.  Awards/winners will be announced during the Award Ceremony on Friday of the Annual Meeting.  Winners are encouraged to attend this meeting and accept their ribbons and cash awards.

2.  All cash awards will be mailed to the Director of the recipient's educational or employment institution if not in attendance.  It is the responsibility of the director/institution to forward and distribute the award to the recipient.


iLead Presentation Online Application

Deadline Date:  February 15, 2018

 

Title of Presentation
Name of Student Speaker
Email Address
Mailing Address
City/State/Zip
Home Phone with Area Code
Cell Phone with Area Code
I am a student in an accredited Radiologic Science Program.
I am a technologists in an advanced accredited Radiologic Science Program
TSRT Membership ID Number
TSRT Membership Expiration Date
Name of School
Name of Program Director
Program Director's Email
I attest that I have read the above rules and regulations for the iLead Leadership Presentation Competition. I understand and agree to abide by these rules and regulations governing the iLead Leadership Presentation Competition.