Submit Work Item Proposal

Work Item Proposals may be submitted to the DICOM Secretariat (

  • Work Item Proposal template
  • Proposals will be reviewed for approval by the DICOM Standards Committee (DSC).
  • Proposals must be received at least 2 weeks before the DSC meeting to be put on the agenda.
  • Proposal authors should plan to attend and present their proposal or arrange for another presenter.
  • Supplement editors should become familiar with “How to Prepare a Supplement to the DICOM Standard.”
    • New editors should work with the secretariat to get paired with a mentor.

Refer to the DICOM Standard Development Process for further details on how Supplements are processed.