Hawaii March 2017

 

Program

Tuesday, March 21, 2017  – Thoracic Imaging

Moderator: Noriyuki Tomiyama, MD, PhD

TimeSessionSpeaker
7:00-7:30amRegistration and Continental Breakfast
7:30-7:35amHighlights “Topic” | ModeratorNoriyuki Tomiyama, MD, PhD
7:35-820amSolitary Pulmonary Nodule: A Pragmatic Approach to ManagementAnn Leung, MD
8:20-8:45amMetastatic Lung Tumors: Typical and Atypical Radiological FindingsMasahiro Yanagawa, MD
8:45-9:35amLung Cancer Screening: Status UpdateAnn Leung, MD
9:35-9:50amCoffee Break
9:50-10:35amInterstitial Lung Disease: Case-based ReviewAnn Leung, MD
10:35-11:00Imaging of Cystic Lung DiseasesKazunori Tobino, MD
11:00-11:45Infections in the Immunocompromised HostAnn Leung, MD
11:45-12:00Questions and Answers

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 – PET/CT and Nuclear Imaging

Moderator: Masahiro Jinzaki, MD

TimeSessionSpeaker
7:00-7:30amRegistration & Continental Breakfast
7:30-7:35amHighlights “Topic” | ModeratorMasahiro Jinzaki, MD
Molecular Imaging Past, Present and Future
7:35-820amPrecision Health and Integrated DiagnosticsSanjiv Sam Gambhir M.D., Ph.D.
8:20-8:40amTBATBA
8:40-9:30amNew Tracers for Positron Emission Tomography ImagingSanjiv Sam Gambhir M.D., Ph.D.
9:30-9:45amCoffee Break
9:45-10:30amMolecular Photoacoustic ImagingSanjiv Sam Gambhir M.D., Ph.D.
10:30-10:50TBATBA
10:50-11:40The Future of Molecular ImagingSanjiv Sam Gambhir M.D., Ph.D.
11:40-12:00Questions and Answers

Thursday, March 23, 2017 – Abdominal Imaging

Moderator: Kuni Ohtomo, MD

TimeSessionSpeaker
7:00-7:30amRegistration & Continental Breakfast
7:30-7:35amHighlights | ModeratorKuni Ohtomo, MD
7:35-8:20amFocal Lesions in the Non-Cirrhotic LiverMichael P. Federle, MD
8:20-8:45amMRI Interpretation of Liver Nodules in Cirrhosis Using LI-RADSShintaro Ichikawa, MD
8:45-9:30amExpert DDx: Diffuse Liver DiseaseMichael P. Federle, MD
9:30-9:45amCoffee Break
9:45-10:30amExpert DDx: Cystic Pancreatic MassMichael P. Federle, MD
10:30-10:55amDiagnostic Imaging of Solid Lesions of the Pancreas (Except for Invasive Ductal Carcinoma)Shintaro Ichikawa, MD
10:55-11:40amExpert DDx: Abdominal HemorrhageMichael P. Federle, MD
11:40-12:00pmQuestions and Answers

Friday, March 24, 2017  – Body MRI Imaging and MRgFUS

Moderator: Toshio Yamaguchi, MD, PhD

TimeSessionSpeaker
7:00-7:30amRegistration & Continental Breakfast
7:30-7:35amHighlights | ModeratorToshio Yamaguchi, MD, PhD
7:35-8:20amMR Imaging of Rectal CancerPejman Ghanouni, MD
8:20-8:50amMR VenographyPejman Ghanouni, MD
8:50-9:30amMRCPPejman Ghanouni, MD
9:30-9:45amCoffee Break
Mini Synposium: MR guided Focused Ultrasound
9:45-10:45amMRgFUS:Overview and MR Guided Focused Ultrasound for Bone Tumors and Soft Tissue TumorsPejman Ghanouni, MD
10:45-10:55amMR-Guided Focused Ultrasound (FUS) for Uterine Fibroids in JapanShintaro Ichikawa, MD
10:55-11:25amNeuro Application of MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound (FUS)Toshio Yamaguchi, MD
11:25-12:00pmQuestions and Answers

Course Directors

Michael P. Federle, MD
Professor and Associate Chair for Education
Department of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Masahiro Jinzaki, MD, PhD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Diagnostic Radiology
Keio University School of Medicine
Ann Leung, MD
Professor and Associate Chair
Department of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Kuni Ohtomo, MD
Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiology
University of Tokyo School of Medicine
Noriyuki Tomiyama, MD, PhD
Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
Toshio Yamaguchi, MD
Director, Research Institute for Medical Imaging
Shinyurigaoka General Hospital
Chairman, Center for Promotion and Education in Personalized Medicine (CPEP)

 

Faculty

Michael P. Federle, MD
Professor and Associate Chair for Education
Department of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Sanjiv Sam Gambhir M.D., Ph.D.
Virginia and D. K. Ludwig Professor of Cancer Research
Chair, Department of Radiology
Professor by courtesy, Departments of Bioengineering and
Materials Science & Engineering
Director, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS)
Director, Canary Center at Stanford for Cancer Early Detection
Stanford University School of Medicine
Pejman Ghanouni, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Shintaro Ichikawa, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Radiology
University of Yamanashi
Ann Leung, MD
Professor and Associate Chair
Department of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Kazunori Tobino, MD, PhD
Chief
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Iizuka Hospital
Toshio Yamaguchi, MD
Director, Research Institute for Medical Imaging
Shinyurigaoka General Hospital
Chairman, Center for Promotion and Education in Personalized Medicine (CPEP)
Masahiro Yanagawa, MD
Department of Radiology
Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine

Grand Hyatt Kauai

Discover paradise at Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa. The lush grounds and infinite amenities present myriad options for each guest to create their own personalized retreat. Kayak in the lagoons, indulge in a reviving treatment at Anara Spa, or simply breathe in the refreshing ocean breezes. Play championship golf or tennis, savor fine dining or delight in an authentic Luau. The lovely setting of the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort lets you easily explore the natural wonders of the Garden Isle.

A block of rooms have been reserved for conference attendees at the following special rates: Garden View at $305.00, Pool View at $335.00, Partial Ocean View at $360.00 and Deluxe Ocean View at $395.00. All rates are per room per night, plus tax and daily resort of $25.00 per day, and are for single or double occupancy; up to two more guests under age 18 are at no additional charge, additional guests aged 19 and over are $75.00 per night, per person.

To receive these special rates, please make your reservation no later than February, 18 2017. After February 18, 2017 rooms at our discount rates cannot be guaranteed. Rooms are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis, and may sell out before the cut-off date.

You can make your reservation by calling the Grand Hyatt Kauai direct at +1-808-742-1234 or toll free 1-800-742-2353 to make your reservation, and be sure to identify yourself as a participant of CME’s Science’s Imaging Update Conference in order to receive these special rates.

For more information on the Grand Hyatt Kauai Hotel, please visit their website at www.grandhyattkauai.com. For more information on Hawaii and the island of Kauai, please visit www.kauaidiscovery.com and www.Travelsmarthawaii.com.

The Grand Hyatt Kauai is located at 1571 Poipu Rd, Koloa, HI 96756 USA, Phone:  (808) 742-1234

Travel to Kauai

The Grand Hyatt Kauai is located on Poipu Beach in Koloa, Kauai. The resort is a half-hour drive from Lihue airport, a short 20 minute flight from Honolulu International Airport. Transportation from Lihue airport is available by taxi or rental car. Rental cars are recommended for those who plan on exploring the island.

Special Airfare and Car Rental Discounts:

For United Airlines and United Express, and United Codeshare airlines (Lufthansa Airlines, All Nippon Airways), visit www.united.com or call 1-800-426-1122 and use Z Code: TBD & Agreement Code: TBD. US and Canada flights are 2-5% off discounted economy, business and first class, and 10% off full fare economy, business and first class. International flights are discounted by 5-10%.

For Hawaiian Airlines log on to  www.HawaiianAir.com/Affiliate and enter the code “CMESCIENCE” for 5% off their published webfares.

For Vigin Airlines go to www.virginamerica.com. Select the Cities you are flying From and To. Select the number of Travelers. Select the Travel Dates. Click “Promo Code”. Enter your Promo Code good for 5% off*. Use code TBD.

For Delta Airlines, Reservations and ticketing are available via www.delta.com. When booking online, select Book A Trip, click on Advanced Search and enter the meeting code TBD on the Search Flights page.
Reservations may also be made by calling Delta Meeting reservations at 800-328-1111
Mon-Fri. 7am-7pm CDT. *Please note that there is a direct ticketing fee for booking through the reservation number above.

For Hertz Rent-A-Car, Special Discounted rates have been arranged for conference participants and their families, call 1-800-654-2240 reference Convention Number use code: TBD and click HERE to book.

For Avis, Special Discounted rates have been arranged for conference participants and their families. Call 1 (800) 331-1600 Reference the course and use AWD code: TBD To book on-line: Avis.com

CME Science has partnered with Avis to provide rental cars at a discounted rate. If you wish to reserve a car please contact Todd Alexander at 1-800-525-7537 Ext. 35003 or the Meetings and Convention Department at 1-800-525-7537. They can ensure that you maximize your rental dollars. Please mention AWD# TBD when you call or book online: link coming soon.

CME Science has partnered with Budget to provide rental cars at a discounted rate. The discount will range from 5% to 30%. If you wish to reserve a car please contact Todd Alexander at 1-800-842-5628 Ext. 35003 or the Meetings and Convention Department at 1-800-525-7537 to maximize your discount with additional coupons or promotions. Please reference BCD# TBD when you call or book online here.

Area code for Hawaii is (808)

Lihue Airport Information (808) 246-1448

Learn more – detailed Hawaii Travel Tips at: Travelsmarthawaii.com

Kauai Visitor Information (Kauai Visitors Bureau)
Toll Free: 1-800-262-1400
Phone: (808) 245-3971
Fax: (808) 246-9235
Address: 4334 Rice St., Suite 101, Lihue, HI 96766
E-mail:  kauai@hvcb.org

The most difficult thing about a visit to Kauai – besides getting on the plane to return home – is knowing where to start once you get here.

Opportunities for fun are virtually endless. So, what do you want to do first? You might start by checking out the various outdoor sports and other activities that are available on the island at  www.kauaidiscovery.com.

 

 

Objectives

Objectives

  • This course is designed to provide the tools for participants to enhance interpretation skills utilizing the latest imaging technologies. Lectures and cases will cover evidence-based practice techniques and protocols for improved diagnostic accuracy in multiple applications.At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Use contemporary imaging techniques and protocols in thoracic imaging to accurately diagnose, stage and manage diseases
  • Discuss the treatment of the liver
  • Outline CT protocols and techniques in abdominal imaging for improved clinical diagnosis of diseases
  • Recognize normal variants, incidental findings, and pitfalls on PET/CT
  • Develop differential diagnosis that relates to the pertinent imaging and clinically relevant findings for each of the cases covered in this course
  • Outline the fundamentals of the latest advanced techniques in MRI and CT including their current roles and limitations in clinical practice
  • Integrate information presented in this course into efforts to improve the imaging skills of the participants

Target Audience

targetsThe course are intended for practicing radiologists and radiologic nurses, physician assistants, technologists, scientists, residents, fellows and others who are interested in current techniques and applications for advanced diagnostic imaging.

 

Course Overview

This course is designed to provide the tools for participants to enhance interpretation skills utilizing the latest imaging technologies. Lectures and cases will cover evidence-based practice techniques and protocols for improved diagnostic accuracy in cardiac, thoracic, musculoskeletal and body imaging applications.

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and CME Science. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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Credit Designation

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates these live activities for 19.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by PIM for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.

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Technologists: This course is pending approval for up to 16.0 ARRT Category A CE credits for those technologists attending the entire course.

 

CME Certificate Copies

How to Claim your CME Certificate instruction video on www.cmeuniversity.com

Physicians please contact:
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine
367 Inverness Parkway, Suite 215
Englewood, CO 80112
Phone: 720-895-5322
Fax: 303-858-8848
Email: rwalters@pimed.com

Technologists please contact:
Email: Toni@cmescience.com

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