Dr. Claudia Weidekamm was section head of functional and morphologic musculoskeletal radiology at the Medical University of Vienna. She is an Associate Professor and has a master of business administration for healthcare services, and is certified for quality management. She also organizes the interdisciplinary musculoskeletal ultrasound course in Vienna and in Auckland. She has published more than 60 original research articles and review articles as well as book chapters and books. She was chairman of the arthritis subcommittee between 2011 and 2015, and was chair of the musculoskeletal ultrasound subcommittee of the Austrian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine from 2014 to 2016. At present, she is taking a sabbatical in New Zealand, working for a private practice and for the University Hospital in Auckland on the North Shore.