Monday, November 9, 2020 – Body Imaging: Shreyas Vasanawala, MD
|7:00am-7:30am||Continental Breakfast, Registration, & Exhibits|
|7:30am-8:15am||Benign Gynecologic MRI: Key Applications|
|9:00am-9:45am||Body Vascular MRI|
|9:45am-10:00am||Coffee Break & Exhibits|
|10:00am-10:45am||Diffuse Liver Disease: Quantitative Imaging|
|10:45am-11:30am||Update on Appendicitis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease|
|11:30am-12:00pm||Questions and Answers|
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 – Musculoskeletal: John Feller, MD
|7:00am-7:30am||Registration, Exhibits, and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30am-8:15am||MRI of Sports Injuries in the Shoulder|
|8:15am-9:00am||MRI of Running Injuries|
|9:00am-9:45am||MRI of Golf Injuries|
|10:00am-10:45am||Digital MRI: The Fingers and Toes|
|10:45am-11:30am||Pediatric Musculoskeletal MRI|
|11:30am-12:00pm||Questions and Answers|
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 – Breast Imaging: Ray Cody Mayo, MD
|7:00-7:30 AM||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:30-8:30||Breast Anatomy / Pathology / Disease Correlation|
|8:30-9:30||Evaluation of Breast Asymmetry, Architectural Distortion and Trabecular Thickening|
|9:45-10:45||Work-up of Palpable and Non-Palpable Masses|
|10:45-11:45||Interesting Breast Teaching Cases|
|11:45-12:00 PM||Questions and Answers|
|12:00-1:00||Risk Management for Breast Imagers|
Thursday, November 12, 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|
Medical Director, Desert Medical Imaging, Indian Wells, CA
Assistant Clinical Professor of Radiology,
Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Center for Diagnostic Imaging, Minneapolis, MN
Associate Professor of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Diagnostic Radiology, Breast Imaging
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Grand Hyatt Kauai
Grand Hyatt Kauai
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A block of rooms has been reserved for conference attendees at the following special rates: Standard View at $259.00, Pool View at $289.00, Partial Ocean View at $319.00 and Deluxe Ocean View at $359.00. All rates are per room per night, plus tax and daily resort fee of $40.00 per night, 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 October 11, 2020. After October 11, 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 (coming soon!) or by calling the Grand Hyatt Kauai direct at +1-808-742-1234 or toll free 1-800-742-2353 to make your reservation. Please 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 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
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:
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For Delta Airlines, reservations can be made at 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.
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Area code for Hawaii is (808)
Lihue Airport Information (808) 246-1448
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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
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.
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 neuro imaging to accurately diagnose, stage and manage diseases
- Discuss the treatment of the liver
- Optimize imaging methods to reduce the number of false-positive mammography interpretations.
- Assess the current status and future applications of advanced breast imaging technologies.
- Outline CT protocols and techniques in abdominal imaging for improved clinical diagnosis of diseases
- Describe recent advances and techniques in musculoskeletal imaging
- 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
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 in cardiac, thoracic, musculoskeletal and body imaging applications.
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: