Monday, February 3, 2020 – Musculoskeletal Imaging: Kathryn Stevens, MD
|7:00-7:30 AM||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30-8:05||MRI of the Shoulder- Rotator Cuff and Impingement|
|8:05-8:40||MRI of the Shoulder- Labrum and Instability|
|8:40-9:35||It’s all in the Wrist|
|9:50-10:45||MRI of the Elbow|
|10:45-11:45||MRI of the Hip – Femoral Acetabular Impingement and Beyond!|
|11:45-12:15||Questions and Answers|
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 – Thoracic and PET/CT – David Naeger, MD
|7:00am-7:30 AM||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30am-8:45||Pulmonary Embolism Imaging: Pitfalls and Controversies|
|8:45-9:30||Comprehensive Approach to Lung Cancer Imaging|
|9:45-10:45||Incidental and Artifacts on PET/CT: Controversies and Conclusions|
|10:45-11:45||When FDG PET is No Good|
|11:45-12:15||Questions and Answers|
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 – Body Imaging: Katherine Maturen, MD, MS
|7:00-7:30 AM||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30-8:30||WhyRADS: Past, Present and Future of Standardized Reporting Systems in Radiology|
|8:30-9:15||Imaging and Pathophysiology of Endometrium|
|9:30-10:15||Imaging of Endometriosis: Beyond the “Chocolate Cyst”|
|10:15-11:15||Adnexal Masses: Multimodality Imaging|
|11:15-12:15||Questions and Answers|
Thursday, February 6, 2020 – Neuroradiology Imaging: Blake Johnson, MD
|7:00-7:30am||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30-8:10am||Imaging Cranial Nerves I-VI|
|8:10-8:50am||Imaging Cranial Nerves VII-XII|
|8:50-9:30am||MR of the Sella Turcica and Parasellar Region|
|9:45-10:25am||The Radiologists Role in Neck and Back Pain Management|
|10:25-11:05am||CNS Tumors and Tumor Mimics|
|11:05-11:45am||Diagnostic Pitfalls in Neuroimaging|
|11:45-12:15pm||Questions and Answers|
Blake A. Johnson, M.D. FACR
Center for Diagnostic Imaging, Minneapolis, MN
Katherine Maturen, MD, MS
Associate Professor, Radiology
Director, Abdominal Radiology Fellowship Program
University of Michigan
David Naeger, MD
Director of Radiology, Denver Health
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Radiology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Kathryn Stevens, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology and Orthopaedic Surgery
Stanford University School of Medicine
Hotel Accommodations, Travel, & Destination Information
Grand Hyatt Baha Mar
Dive into pristine waters for snorkeling, sunbathe under sunny skies, or venture out to a casino, at Grand Hyatt Baha Mar it’s easy to escape and immerse yourself into a luxury resort adventure. Stay steps away from high-end shopping, 40-plus restaurant options, even a Jack Nicklaus designed golf course to tee off from. At the Grand Hyatt Baha Mar, your options to enjoy the Bahamas are endless.
A block of rooms is reserved for conference attendees at the following special rates: Grand King: $275.00, King Bed Ocean View: $300.00, King Bed Ocean View, Balcony, Deluxe: $325.00
Rates quoted above are for single or double occupancy. For additional guests, $30.00 per person will apply for each guest over the age of 12; not to exceed four guests per guest room. The guestroom rate is subject to a 23.20% charge that includes the Cable Beach Resort Association levy, the Nassau Paradise
Island Promotion Board levy and all applicable VATs. Additional charges include a Resort Fee plus VAT and a Service Fee.
To receive these special rates, please make your reservation no later than Friday January 3, 2020. After January 3, 2020 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 online HERE or by calling the Grand Hyatt Baha Mar direct at +1-242-788-1234 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.
Rooms are reserved for course registrants and their families only. Please register for the course within 7 days of reserving a room. Rooms booked in our block that are not accompanied by paid registrations are subject to cancellation to open the space for a course registrants. Full paying course registrants may reserve up to two rooms or suites.
For more information on the Grand Hyatt Baha Mar Hotel, please visit their website at bahamar.grand.hyatt.com. For more information on the Bahamas visit https://www.bahamas.com/islands/nassau-paradise-island.
The Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is located at One Baha Mar Boulevard
Nassau, The Bahamas, Phone: (242) 788-1234
Traveling to Nassau
Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS) is Nassau’s main airport. It is located 6 miles from The Grand Hyatt. To learn more about transportation to The Grand Hyatt please click, HERE. There are options for private and public transportation but to really experience all that Nassau offers you should consider reserving a rental car in advance from Lynden Pindling International Airport. Special meeting discounts on airfare and car rentals have been arranged for our attendees and their guests that you may find helpful to use.
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 Code: ZHD3365474. 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 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: NMTM3 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, Call 1-800-654-2240 reference Convention Number use code: 04K20011 and click HERE to book online.
For Budget, Call 1 (800) 842-5628 Reference the course and use BCD code: U011183 and click HERE to book online.
For Advantage Rent A Car; Call 1 (800)-777-5500, reference the course and use discount code CD03541309. To book online click HERE
Learn more about Nassau: https://www.nassauparadiseisland.com/
Objectives & Accreditation
The Imaging in Bahamas 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:
- Describe the common challenges in interpreting PET/CT.
- Optimize Abdominal Imaging Methods.
- Explain the performance and processing of MRI and CT studies designed to depict anatomy and pathology.
- Use contemporary imaging techniques and protocols to accurately diagnose, stage and manage diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.
- Develop a 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 and their current roles and limitations in clinical practice.
- Integrate information presented in this course into efforts to improve the imaging skills of the participants.
- Describe the imaging anatomy and protocols that are necessary to arrive at a diagnosis of intracranial diseases.
The course is 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.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and CME Science. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Continuing Medical Education
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of
18.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
SAM Credit- This course is pending approval for SAM Credits.
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 (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.
Technologists: This course is pending approval for up to 18.0 ARRT Category A CE credits for those technologists attending the entire course.
How to Claim your CME Certificate instruction video on www.cmeuniversity.com
CME Certificate Copies
Physicians please contact:
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine
367 Inverness Parkway, Suite 215
Englewood, CO 80112
Technologists please contact: