Forrest Carson
President: Dr. Forrest Carson
Medical School
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta Medical Center
North Carolina Baptist Hospital
Wake Forest University
Lakeland Radiologists, P.A. Jackson, MS


Kathleen Hardin
Vice President: Dr. Kathleen Hardin
Medical degree
University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS
Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas Southwestern
Women’s Imaging, University of Texas Southwestern


Secretary: Dr. Price Halford


Bryan Lantrip
Past President: Dr. Bryan Lantrip
Graduated from University of Mississippi School of Medicine, 1991; Completed Internal Medicine Residency, University Hospital & Clinics, Jackson, MS 1994 (Board Certified); Complete Diagnostic Radiology Residency, University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville KY 1998 (Board Certified); Completed Thoracoabdominal Fellowship, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, VA 1999; Partner with Lakeland Radiologists, P.A. Jackson, MS since 2002; Member of RSNA, ACR, ARRS, SCCT, and ASCI; Interests included Oncological Imaging, Women’s Imaging, and Cardiac Imaging (CT/MRI/PET); Married to Connie Pierags (Corinth, MS) with three children–Jack, Ben, and Olivia.


Councilor: Dr. Edward Green
BA: Baylor University.
MD: University of Arkansas.
Internship: University of Tennessee, Memphis.
Radiology Residency: Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis.
Nuclear Radiology Fellowship: Duke University Hospital.
Board Certifications: American Board of Radiology and American Board of Nuclear Medicine.
2008 – present: University of Mississippi Medical Center.
ACR Councilor for Mississippi, 2012-2016.
ACR RADPAC Advisory Council, 2011 – present.
ACR Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Accreditation Committee and Clinical Image Reviewer, 2011 – present.
American Board of Radiology Nuclear Core Examination Committee and RISE subcommittee, 2011 – present.


David Joyner
Councilor: Dr. David Joyner
Medical school
Wake Forest University Medical Center
University of Maryland Medical Center – Transitional Year
University of Mississippi Medical Center – Radiology
University of Virginia School of Medicine – Diagnostic Neuroradiology


Cyrillo Araujo
Alternate Councilor: Dr. Cyrillo Araujo
Clinical practice
General ultrasound
Body imaging
Body MRI
MSK radiology
Medical degree
Federal University of Goias, Goiania/GO, Brazil
Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fla.
Federal University of Goias (UFG), Brazil
Diagnostic Radiology, Federal University of Goias, Goiania, Goias, Brazil
Visiting and Research Fellowship: Body MRI – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, Boston, MA
Body Imaging – Thomas Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Board certification
American Board of Radiology
Brazilian Board of Radiology (Colegio Brasileiro de Radiologia)