Streamed Live and On-Demand. Participate in the presentations from your guest room, vacation rental , home, or anywhere you choose. Please note: There will be no meeting room to convene in – this is a 100% virtual program we invite you to enjoy while in Big Sky or from your home.
All Registrants have access to the webinar through December 31, 2021.
Monday, February 8, 2021
Abdominal Imaging – Gabriel Gayer, MD
4.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and 4.5 hours of SA-CME
|7:30-8:20||Deliberate and Inadvertent Retained Surgical Material|
|8:20-9:10||Assessing the Post Operative Abdomen|
|9:10-10:00||Iatrogenic Complications Affecting the Urinary Tract|
|4:00-4:50||Acute Abdomen in the Oncologic Patient|
|4:50-5:35||Up Against the Wall – Abdominal Wall Masses|
Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Musculoskeletal Imaging – Geoffrey Riley, MD
4.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and 4.25 hours of SA-CME
|7:30-8:10||Know Your Less Frequent Anatomy: Upper Extremity|
|8:10-8:50||Know Your Less Frequent Anatomy: Lower Extremity|
|8:50-9:40||MRI Hip Update|
|4:00-4:50||Shoulder MRI Update|
|4:50-5:35||Bone Marrow and MRI: Practical Solutions to Common Problems|
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Breast Imaging – Alfred Watson, MD
6.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and 6.25 hours of SA-CME
|7:30-8:40||Imaging Breast Calcifications and Review of Benign Calcifications, Parts 1&2|
|8:40-9:45||Imaging Evaluation and Discussion of Breast Asymmetry|
|9:45-10:45||Morphology Criteria for Malignant Breast Calcifications, Parts 1 & 2|
|4:00-5:15||The Male Breast – Imaging, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Male Breast Disease|
|5:15-6:45||Work-Up of Palpable and Non-Palpable Mass(es)Work-Up of Palpable and Non-Palpable Mass(es)Parts 1 & 2|
Thursday, February 11, 2021 – Morning Session
Neuroradiology- Huy M. Do, MD
2.75 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and 2.75 hours of SA-CME
|7:30-8:15||Endovascular Treatment for Acute Stroke|
|8:15-8:45||Current Concepts in Endovascular Treatment of Cerebral Aneurysm: Flow Diversion and Beyond|
|8:45-9:35||Vascular Malformations and Anomalies of the CNS/Head and Neck|
|9:35-10:15||Interventional Therapies for Vertebral Metastic Disease|
Thursday, February 11, 2021 – Afternoon Session
Interventional Radiology – Stephen T. Kee, MD
2.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and 2.5 hours of SA-CME
|4:00-4:45 pm||Imaging and Intervenmtions in Aortic Dissection|
|4:45-5:30||Evaluation and Management of Peripheral Vascular Disease|
|5:30-6:30||Interventions in Trauma|
Faculty (presented virtually)
Huy M. Do, MD
Professor of Radiology (Neuroimaging and Neurointervention) and by courtesy, Neurosurgery
Stanford University Medical Center
Gabriela Gayer, MD
Professor of Radiology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine
Professor of Radiology, Tel Aviv University
Professor of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine
Stephen T. Kee, MD
Geoffrey Riley, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology
Director of Community Radiology
Director of Radiology Continuing Medical Education
Stanford University Medical Center
Alfred B. Watson Jr. MD MPH FACR FACPM
Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Radiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Hotel Accommodations, Travel, & Destination Information
Big Sky Lodging in Mountain Village
The Mountain Village is Big Sky Resort’s central base village where guests converge to dine, shop, rent gear, buy lift tickets, access summer activities, and more. Four hotel properties and several condo options are located in the Mountain Village. Access mountain terrain from a handful of chairlifts in both the winter and summer seasons.
A wide selection of condominiums with kitchens and hotel accommodations at affordable prices are available at Big Sky. Book Online now for rates starting as low as $340.00/night.
Reservation Link – bigskyresort.com/booklodging#/room
Travel and Big Sky Resort Information
Big Sky Resort offers the “Biggest Skiing in America” with 5,800 acres of terrain, 4,350 ft vertical drop, 250+ runs, 4 mountains, 29 lifts, 400+ inches of annual snow spanning Big Sky Resort, Spanish Peaks, and Moonlight Basin. The Lone Peak Tram is an aerial tramway at the Big Sky Resort that begins at the top of the Lone Peak Triple chairlift and unloads at the summit of Lone Mountain at 11,166 ft (3,403 m).
The Biggest Skiing in America is the sensation of endless terrain under an expansive big sky where guests come to leave crowds and traffic behind, lapping ski runs with hardly a wait. Big Sky Resort is big with four mountains connected by chair lifts providing families and friends of different skiing abilities a magnitude of intertwined terrain levels, notably the desired steeps the Lone Peak Tram accesses. Powder stashes are continually found throughout Big Sky due to the consistent snowfall in the Northern Rockies with a natural fall-line back to the village base. Acres trump skiers boasting about two acres per skier as they disburse over the inbound landscape. Big Sky is a resort without limits as guests enjoy a plethora of activities that go beyond skiing.
With excellent air service, Big Sky is easy to reach from any major city in the US. Numerous flights to nearby Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) are operated by Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, and United.
Big Sky is 43 miles south of Bozeman, and the drive takes you along the spectacular Gallatin River, star of the movie A River Runs Through It. Have your camera ready to capture the bountiful wildlife you may encounter.
Shuttle Information –
Excellent shuttle service between Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) and Big Sky is available through Karst Stage and Big Sky Shuttle .
Big Sky Shuttle
Rental Cars –
For Hertz Rent-A-Car, call 1-800-654-2240 or book online here, reference Convention Number / code: 04K20012
Lift Tickets and Social Distancing
This season is different. Lift tickets and mountain products will have limited availability to manage guest volume and ensure the safety of guests, employees, and the Big Sky Community. Online tickets must be purchased at least one day in advance of your ticket start date. If products for your selected dates are “sold out” online, they will not be available for walk-up or phone sales. Complete information on the policy and lift ticket rates and reservations can be found HERE
Objectives & Accreditation
The Winter Diagnostic Imaging Update 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:
- Apply advanced techniques and protocol design in Interventional radiology.
- Integrate state-of-the-art imaging techniques and applications into clinical practice.
- Utilize advanced CT for abdominal imaging.
- Use contemporary imaging techniques and protocols to accurately diagnose, stage and manage diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.
- Apply quality improvement strategies with a focus on increasing efficiency, communication, and collaboration.
- Describe the imaging anatomy and protocols that are necessary to arrive at a diagnosis of intracranial diseases.
- Describe recent advances and techniques in breast imaging.
The course is intended for practicing radiologists and radiologic nurses, physician assistants, residents, and 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 up to 20.25 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 (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.
SAM Credit: This Course is eligible for 20.25 SA-CME Credits .
CME Certificate Copies
How to Claim your CME Certificate instruction video on www.cmeuniversity.com
More Questions About the Course?
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855-383-7116 or 650-440-4424