Monday, May 17, 2021 – Musculoskeletal Imaging – Geoffrey Riley, MD
Tuesday, May 18, 2021 – Neuroradiology- Blake A. 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|
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 – Abdominal Imaging- Michael P. Federle, MD
|7:00 – 7:30 AM||Registration, Check-In, Breakfast|
|7:30 – 8:15||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Cystic Hepatic Mass|
|8:15 – 9:00||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Cystic Pancreatic Mass|
|9:00 – 9:45||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Cystic Renal Mass|
|9:45 – 10:00||Coffee Break|
|10:30 – 11:00||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Bowel Wall Thickening|
|11:00 – 11:30||Interactive Case Challenges|
|11:30 – 12:00||Questions, Answers and Discussion|
Thursday, May 19, 2021 – Breast Imaging- Alfred B. Watson Jr. MD MPH
|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|
Professor Emeritus of Radiology
Center for Diagnostic Imaging, Minneapolis, MN
Clinical Professor of Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Radiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Eldorado Hotel and Santa Fe
Eldorado Hotel & Spa, located just off the historic Sante Fe Plaza, has reserved a block of Run of House rooms for course participants and their families. Rooms start at $165.00/night for single or double occupancy plus state and local taxes, which are currently 15.4375%. The resort fee is waived for guests booking within the group block.
Rooms are available on a first come first served basis and may sell out before the April 16, 2021 cut off date. Book ONLINE HERE or by calling 800-955-4455 and mention you’re with group, CME Science, 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 about the Eldorado Hotel visit
Travel to Santa Fe
Getting to Santa Fe
It’s easy to get to Santa Fe. 415 flights a day from nine different airlines fly into Albuquerque Sunport Airport (ABQ). From there it’s an hour drive to beautiful Santa Fe. There are also flights directly into the Santa Fe Airport from Denver (United) , Dallas and Phoenix (American).
If flying into ABQ, use these resources for transportation to Santa Fe
The following shuttle service companies provide transportation between Santa Fe and Albuquerque and Santa Fe:
Groome Transportation (formerly Sandia Shuttle) – 30 trips daily to fit your travel schedule.
RoadRunneR Shuttle & Charter provides general shuttle service (limited availability based on reservations) and private ride service (available 24 hours daily) – Reservation Required for both shuttle and private ride service from or to ABQ.- (505)424-3367
Car Rental at ABQ Sunport
There are numerous options for rental cars out of the Albuquerque Sunport including these that offer discounts to conference attendees:
Hertz: Call 1-800-654-2240 reference Convention Number use code: 04k20011 or click HERE to book online.
Avis: Call 1 (800) 331-1600 Reference the course and use AWD code: J906925 or click HERE to book online.
Budget: Call 1 (800) 842-5628 Reference the course and use BCD code: U011183 or click HERE to book online.
If flying into Santa Fe Airport (SAF) use these resources for transportation
New Mexico Black Car provides reliable, on-demand taxi service in Santa Fe for all SAF arrivals and departures. Advanced reservations may also be made on the website or by calling (505) 316-1100.
RoadRunneR Shuttle & Charter is located in the main terminal and provides transportation service for all SAF arrivals and departures. RoadRunneR offers shared ride shuttle and private ride transportation service – Reservations are required – (505) 424-3367.
Car Rental: Hertz: Call 1-800-654-2240 reference Convention Number use code: 04k20011 or click HERE to book online; Avis: Call 1 (800) 331-1600 Reference the course and use AWD code: J906925 or click HERE to book online.
Driving to Santa Fe
Feel like a road trip?
Santa Fe is located in north central New Mexico in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains (the southern most section of the Rocky Mountains) at an altitude of 7,000 feet. Ten major air carriers have regularly scheduled flights into the Albuquerque International Airport, a one hour drive from Santa Fe.
|To Santa Fe From||Miles||Kilometers||Drive Time (hrs)||Fly Time (hrs)|
|Atlanta, GA||1409||2267||24||3 & 1/2|
|Colorado Springs, CO||323||520||5 & 1/2||1|
|Dallas, TX||631||1015||11||1 & 1/2|
|Denver, CO||389||626||6 & 1/2||1|
|Los Angeles, CA||863||1389||14||2|
|Lubbock, TX||307||494||5 & 1/2||1|
|New York, NY||2005||3226||34||6 & 1/2|
|Oklahoma City, OK||528||850||9||3 & 1/2|
|San Diego, CA||877||1411||15||2|
|San Francisco, CA||1160||1866||19||3|
To enhance your drive, consider purchasing New Mexico Culture Passes. At a cost of ＄30, the CulturePass invites you to visit each of the 15 state museums and monuments once during a 12-month period. Purchase here.
Click here for a list of helpful resources to make your trip to Santa Fe an enjoyable experience.
Special Airfare Discounts:
United Airlines: visit 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%.
Delta Airlines: visit 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.
Alaska Airlines: visit 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.
- 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 neuroradiology 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
- Assess the current status and future applications of advanced breast imaging technologies.
- 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.
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: