July 19, 2021 – Thoracic Imaging
|7:00-7:30am||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30-8:45||Pulmonary Embolism Imaging: Pitfalls and Controversies||David M. Naeger, MD|
|8:45-9:30||Comprehensive Approach to Lung Cancer Imaging||David M. Naeger, MD|
|9:30-9:45||Discussion, Questions and Answers||David M. Naeger, MD|
|10:00-10:45||Incidentals and Artifacts on PET/CT: Controversies and Conclusions||David M. Naeger, MD|
|10:45-11:45||When FDG PET is No Good||David M. Naeger, MD|
|11:45-12:15pm||Questions and Answers|
July 20, 2021– Chest and Cardiopulmonary Imaging
|7:30-8:25||Aortic Endografts: Issues for the Imager||Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD|
|8:25-9:20||Acquiring High Quality Coronary CT Angiograms||Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD|
|9:20-9:30||Discussion, Questions and Answers||Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD|
|9:45-10:30||The Image Processing Workstation: An Indispensable Tool for CT Interpretation||Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD|
|10:30-11:15||Non-Coronary Applications for CT of the Heart||Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD|
|11:15-12:00||Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Using CT||Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD|
|12:00-12:15pm||Discussion, Questions and Answers|
July 21, 2021 – Musculoskeletal Imaging
|Time||Session – Sample Lecture Titles||Speaker|
|7:00-7:30am||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30-8:15||MR Imaging of Peripheral Nerves in Patients with Pain||Sandip Biswal, MD|
|8:25-9:00||Making Spine Imaging Relevant Again – New Clinical Imaging Techniques||Sandip Biswal, MD|
|9:00-9:45||New Concepts in Ankle/Foot Imaging||Sandip Biswal, MD|
|9:45:00-10:45||New Concepts in Elbow/Wrist Imaging||Sandip Biswal, MD|
|10:45-11:30||Imaging Update of the Hip||Sandip Biswal, MD|
|11:30-12:00pm||Discussion, Questions and Answers|
July 22, 2021 – Breast Imaging
|7:00-7:30am||Check-In and Continental Breakfast||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|7:30-8:00||Microcalcification Review||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|8:00-8:30||BIRADS 3 Probably Benign||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|9:00-9:30||How to Read a Breast MRI – Case Review||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|9:45-10:15||Breast Cancer Staging with Ultrasound||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|10:15-10:45||Targeted Axillary Dissection||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|10:45-11:45||Imaging Evaluation of Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|11:45-12:00pm||Discussion, Questions and Answers||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|12:00-12:30||Breast Cancer Localization – No More Wires!||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
|12:30-1:00||Cancel the Biopsy Please||Ray Cody Mayo, MD|
Associate Professor of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Ray Cody Mayo, MD
Diagnostic Radiology, Breast Imaging
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Director of Radiology, Denver Health
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Radiology
University of Colorado SOM
Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD, MBA, FACR, FNASCI, FSCBTMR
Chair of Medical Imaging
Professor of Radiology and Bioengineering
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
The Ritz-Carlton Kapalua
The Ritz-Carlton Kapalua
Nestled among the lush foliage of rolling hills and a beautiful beach front, in the midst of a century-old pineapple plantation, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, Maui provides that rare opportunity to experience a different view of Hawaii – one that hearkens back to unspoiled landscapes, breathtaking sunsets, and swaying coconut palms. Escape to a distinctly memorable tropical getaway, where world-class service converges with captivating island culture. Framed by two championship golf courses, this exclusive Kapalua, Maui hotel is the annual home of the PGA TOUR season-opening championship, offering a prestigious address, recognized throughout the world. Embrace the spirit of aloha within our Kapalua, Maui beach hotel, the quintessential Hawaiian destination.
A block of rooms has been reserved for conference attendees at the following special rates: Deluxe Rooms at $353.00/night, Deluxe Ocean View at $418.00/night, Residential Garden View suites at $440.00/night, Ocean View Residential Suites at $569.00/night; All room are exclusive of hotel tax and discounted resort fee of $20.00 per night. Two-bedroom suite rates can be calculated by adding the price of a suite to a deluxe room in the same category (ocean view or garden view) and should be called in. To reserve call The Ritz-Carlton Kapalua room reservations [Toll Free in North America: 1-800-262-8440; all other locations: 1-808-669-6200] and reference CME Science’s “Imaging in Hawaii Event” or Book your Room ONLINE HERE. (If you do not see your preferred room type on the website link, please call). Rooms are sold first-come, first-served and may sell out early, cutoff date Thursday, June 18, 2021.
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.
If you have any trouble booking your specified dates please contact Amanda, firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on The Ritz-Carlton Kapalua, please visit their website. The Ritz-Carlton Kapalua is located at One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii 96761 USA, Phone: (808) 669-6200.
Travel to Maui
Getting to Maui
The Ritz-Carlton Kapalua
One Ritz-Carlton Drive
Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii 96761 USA
Phone: (808) 669-6200
Driving directions to the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua:
Kahului Airport – OGG (all flights from the US mainland):
From the Kahului Airport, follow H-380 to the first traffic light and bear left through the light.
Continue straight through the next few sets of lights crossing Pu’unene Avenue and continue to the junction of H-380 and H-30. Continue driving along the winding coastline towards Lahaina and through Ka’anapali, Napili and then Kapalua (highway signs will indicate towns).
A green road sign on the right-hand side of the road will indicate ‘Office Road, The Village Course’. Take this left-hand turn (there is no traffic light).
After turning left at the intersection you will be on Office Road. Take the first right after the Honolua Store (entrance to the hotel) onto Ritz-Carlton Drive. Please allow 45-60 minutes for driving.
Kapalua/West Maui Airport (Some flights from Honolulu):
Please utilize a courtesy phone to call the Kapalua Resort shuttle or West Maui rental car shuttle transportation upon arrival at the Kapalua Airport.
Kahului Airport (OGG) is the Maui’s main airport. There is also a smaller commuter airport between Ka’anapali and Kapalua, the Kapalua Airport (JHM) in West Maui. Many airlines offer non-stop flights direct to Maui. You may also fly into Honolulu International Airport (HNL) on Oahu before heading to Maui on a short, 30-minute flight.
Traveling to Maui
You can get around Maui by shuttle, tour bus, taxi, or public transportation. But to really experience all that Maui offers you should consider reserving a rental car in advance from the Kahului or Kapalua 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 Hawaiian Airlines log on to www.Hawaiianairlines.com/Affiliate and enter the code “CMESCIENCE” for 5% off their published web fares.
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 Alaska Airlines, reservations and ticketing are available via www.alaskaair.com. When booking online, select “Use a Discount Code”, enter in meeting code ECMC902 when prompted. Reservations may also be made by calling Alaska Airlines directly at 800-252-7522. *Please note there is a $15 per person ticket 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 Avis, Call 1 (800) 331-1600 Reference the course and use AWD code: J906925 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
Area code for Hawaii is (808)
Learn more – detailed Hawaii Travel Tips at: Travelsmarthawaii.com
Learn more about Maui at gohawaii.com/islands/maui
- 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 breast imaging to accurately diagnose, stage and manage diseases
- Outline MR protocols and techniques in musculoskeletal imaging for improved clinical diagnosis of diseases
- Describe the imaging anatomy and protocols that are necessary to arrive at a diagnosis of iardiac diseases
- 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, CT, ultrasound, and interventional imaging 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
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.
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.
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 18.5 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.
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
Technologists please contact: