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6th Annual Advances in Breast Imaging and Intervention (description)

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Category:Radiology
Address:event location Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America
Phone:650 473 5052
Event dates:5/12/2005 - 5/14/2005 (This event has already taken place)
Event web site:http://radiologycme.stanford.edu
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  • Course Director: Debra M. Ikeda, M.D. Associate Professor of Radiology Director of Breast Imaging Stanford University School of Medicine Stanford, California Faculty: Eric A. Berns, Ph.D. Research Assistant Professor Breast Imaging Section Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, Illinois Harriet Borofsky, M.D. Director of Breast Imaging Mills-Peninsula Breast Center San Mateo, California Charlotte Foster, R.T. Supervisor, ARRT, QM, CT, M Division of Breast Imaging Department of Radiology Stanford University Medical Center Stanford, California Steven E. Harms, M.D., FACR Clinical Professor of Radiology University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Breast Center of Northwest Arkansas Fayetteville, Arkansas Lori Hart, R.T. Clinical Programs Manager Department of Radiology Stanford University Medical Center Stanford, California Rita W. Heinlein, R.T. (R) (M) Mammography Consulting & Educational Services Clarksville, Maryland Rick Kong, B.S. Director, Technology Integration Department of Radiology Stanford University Medical Center Stanford, California Jessica W. T. Leung, M.D. Assistant Professor of Radiology University of California School of Medicine San Francisco, California Ellen B.Mendelson, M.D. Professor of Radiology Director of Breast Imaging Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, Illinois Sunita Pal, M.D. Staff Physician Director of Quality Assurance, Breast Imaging Stanford University Medical Center Stanford, California
  • Digital Mammography Setup and Performance Archiving and Retrieval PACS Patient Workflow The Digital Reading Room Digital QA/QC Digital Accreditation Update on Breast Ultrasound and Stereotactic Biopsy Correlation of Mammography and Ultrasound to MRI MRI Interpretation and MRI-Guided Biopsy CAD
Contact:radiologycme@med.stanford.edu
Organizer phone:650 473 5052
Offering type:Conference
Specialty:Radiology
Event frequency:Every M/W/F
First Meeting:1999
Total events:6
Est. attendance:
Target audience:Any
Other target audiences:
Host Sponsor:Stanford University School of Medicine
Est. # of exhibitors:
Currency:US Dollars
Language:English
CE Credits:Accreditation: Stanford University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. Stanford University School of Medicine designates this continuing medical education activity for up to 19.5 credits in Category 1 of the Physician’s Recognition Award of the American Medical Association, provided it is completed as designed. There are 9.3 credits of digital mammography, 4.25 credits in core biopsy, 4.25 credits in MRI, 1.25 credits in ultrasound, and 4 credits of analog and digital. Technologists: This course has been approved for 28 of ARRT Category A CE credits by the AHRA for those technologists attending the entire conference. See program for credit break-down.
Organizer URLhttp://radiologycme.stanford.edu

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Schedule:

Thursday, May 12, 2005

7:00-7:30 am Registration & Check-In, Continental Breakfast & Exhibits

Session 1 Imaging with Mammography, US and MRI
(4.5 ACCME credits, 5 CEU)

7:30-8:00 Update on BI-RADS Ultrasound
Ellen B. Mendelson, M.D.

8:00-8:45 Basic Breast MRI Interpretation, Made Easy
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.

8:45-9:15 Subtle and Missed Breast Cancers
Jessica W. T. Leung, M.D.

9:15-9:45 The Probably Benign Breast Lesion
Jessica W. T. Leung, M.D.

9:45-10:15 Coffee Break & Exhibits

10:15-11:00 Special Session: Update on Breast Cancer Screening with Ultrasound
Ellen B. Mendelson, M.D.

11:00-11:30 Invasive and Non-Invasive Cancer on MRI
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.

11:30-12:00 pm Hard Breast MRI Cases
Steven E. Harms, M.D., FACR

12:00-12:30 Panel Discussion on Imaging Problems using Mammography, Ultrasound and MRI
Steven E. Harms, M.D., FACR, Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.,
Jessica W. T. Leung, M.D. and Ellen B. Mendelson, M.D.

12:30-1:30 Lunch on Own

Session 2 How to do MRI-Guided Breast Biopsies: “Tricks from Academic and Private Practice.”
(3.5 ACCME credits, 3.5 CEU)

1:30-2:00 How to Get Started: Billing and Coding
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.

2:00-2:40 Free-Hand MRI-Guided Biopsy
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D. and Sunita Pal, M.D.

2:40-3:00 Coffee Break & Exhibits

3:00-3:45 MRI-Guided Biopsy Using A Grid: Pearls and Pitfalls from Private Practice
Harriet Borofsky, M.D.

3:45-4:30 MRI Guided Biopsy
Steven E. Harms, M.D., FACR

4:30-5:20 Panel Discussion on MRI-Guided Biopsy FAQs
Harriet Borofsky, M.D., Steven E. Harms, M.D., FACR,
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D. and Sunita Pal, M.D.

Friday, May 13, 2005

7:00-7:30 am Continental Breakfast & Exhibits

Session 3 Breast Biopsies
(3.5 ACCME credits, 4 CEU)

7:30-8:15 Stereotactic and Ultrasound-guided Biopsy: Strategies for Success
Jessica W. T. Leung, M.D.

8:15-8:45 Ultrasound, Stereo, MRI, or Needle Loc Biopsy Complications: Prevention and Management
Sunita Pal, M.D.

8:45-9:15 Special Presentation:What Lesions to Keep and What to Remove after Core Biopsy
Sunita Pal, M.D.

9:15-9:45 Coffee Break & Exhibits

9:45-10:15 Post Biopsy MRI
Steven E. Harms, M.D., FACR

10:15-11:00 Imaging of the Breast Cancer Patient (Conservation Therapy, Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy, Reconstruction) Ellen B. Mendelson, M.D.

11:00-11:30 Panel Discussion on FAQs for Breast Biopsy
Steven E. Harms, M.D., FACR, Debra M. Ikeda. M.D.,
Jessica W. T. Leung, M.D., Ellen B. Mendelson, M.D. and Sunita Pal, M.D.

11:30-12:40 pm Lunch on own

Session 4 “Digital Mammography: So You Think You Want to do Digital Mammography? Successful Transitioning for Radiologists,Technologists and Radiology Managers”
(4 Digital ACCME credits, 5 CEU)

12:40-12:50 Analog to All-FFDM:What We Wish We Had Known
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.

12:50-1:20 Special Presentation: Digital Mammography: The Latest on Scientific Results
Jessica W. T. Leung, M.D.

1:20-1:50 Current Status of Digital Equipment
Eric A. Berns, Ph.D.

1:50-2:20 Preparing the Facility: Digital Reading Room and Personnel for Managers
Lori Hart, R.T.

2:20-2:50 Digital ACR Accreditation: Nuts and Bolts for the Lead Technologist
Charlotte Foster, R.T. (M)

2:50-3:10 Coffee Break & Exhibits

3:10-3:40 Digital/PACS Archiving, Storage and Retrieval:What can go Wrong and How to Fix It
Rick Kong, B.S.

3:40-4:10 Update on PACS and Other Digital Storage Solutions
Eric A. Berns, Ph.D.

4:10-5:15 Panel Discussion: Answers to FAQs on FFDM Workflow Models: Patient Flow, Film Library, Printing, QA, PACS
Eric A. Berns, Ph.D., Charlotte Foster, R.T. (M),
Lori Hart, R.T., Debra M. Ikeda. M.D. and Rick Kong, B.S.

Saturday, May 14, 2005

7:00-7:30 am Continental Breakfast & Exhibits

Session 5 On Diagnostic Mammography
(4 Digital ACCME credits, 5 CEU)

7:30-8:00 Update on Multimodality Digital Mammography Workstations
Eric A. Berns, Ph.D.

8:00-8:30 Integrating Digital Mammography into Your Analog Clinical Practice
Ellen B. Mendelson, M.D.

8:30-9:00 Update on Breast Calcifications on Analog and Digital Mammography
Sunita Pal, M.D.

9:00-9:30 Scary Cases on Analog and Digital
Harriet Borofsky, M.D.

9:30-10:00 Coffee Break & Exhibits

10:00-10:30 CAD on Analog and Digital Mammography
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.

10:30-11:00 Update on Masses on Analog and Digital Mammography
Sunita Pal, M.D.

11:00-12:15 pm Panel Discussion on Analog and Digital Mammography FAQs
Eric A Berns, Ph.D., Harriet Borofsky, M.D.,
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D., Ellen B. Mendelson, M.D. and Sunita Pal, M.D.

General Session Adjourns

Session 6 Dedicated Technologist Session
(5.5 ACCEU credits)

1:00-2:20 FFDM Accreditation and QC Troubleshooting
Eric A Berns, Ph.D.

2:20-3:40 Positioning Challenges
Rita W. Heinlein, R.T. (R) (M)

3:40-4:00 Coffee Break & Exhibits

4:00-5:20 Should This Image Be Repeated? Technical and Artifact Issues
Rita W. Heinlein, R.T. (R) (M)

5:20-6:00 Answers to FAQs on Positioning, Analog and FFDM QC and QA
Eric A, Berns, Ph.D., Rita W. Heinlein, R.T. (R) (M)

All lectures will be held in the meeting rooms of the Venetian Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. Registration and check-in will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2005.

Registration Fee Details:

Early Bird Tuition Postmarked by April 11, 2005
Practicing Physician Program (all day Thursday, all day Friday, Saturday morning, 19.5 credits) - $795
Stanford Alumni/Military/Resident/Retired (all day Thursday & Friday, Saturday morning) - $695
Technologist Program (19.5 CEUs for all day Friday and all day Saturday) - $445
Technologist Program (28 CEUs for all day Thursday, Friday and Saturday) - $645
After April 11, 2005
Practicing Physician Program (all day Thursday, all day Friday, Saturday morning, 19.5 credits) - $845
Stanford Alumni/Military/Resident/Retired (all day Thursday & Friday, Saturday morning) - $745
Technologist Program (19.5 CEUs for all day Friday and all day Saturday) - $495
Technologist Program (28 CEUs for all day Thursday, Friday and Saturday) - $695

Other items that tuition includes:

Travel and hotel arrangements:

Accommodations: Beauty and grace embrace you at The Venetian Las Vegas, a masterpiece of exquisite luxury and impeccable service. Now you can surround yourself in casual elegance in your own suite at the The Venetian Hotel. Standard suites average 700 square feet of pure luxury – approximately twice the size of the typical Las Vegas room. The 36-story Venetian hotel tower sets the standard for excellence by offering the world’s largest standard suites and upscale amenities. Features of the suite include: sunken living room, refreshment center, 27” or 36” televisions, insuite safe, three dual line telephones, a personal fax/copier/printer, and separate modem line. A special rate of $239.00 per suite per night has been reserved for our conference participants. Rates are for single or double occupancy and are subject to tax. To receive this special rate please make your reservation no later than April 11, 2005. After April 11, rooms at our discount rate cannot be guaranteed. Rooms at this special rate will be reserved for attendees on a “first-come, first-served” basis and may sell out before the cut-off date. Don’t be disappointed by waiting too long – reserve your room now by calling the Venetian Room Reservations Department at 1-877-883-6423 or (702) 414- 1000. Please identify yourself as a participant of the conference. For more information on The Venetian Resort, visit their website: www.venetian.com  
 
Contact Person:Gaelen Lombard
Contact Emailradiologycme@med.stanford.edu
Organizer Address 1480 California Ave. Ste. 301
Organizer CityPalo Alto
Organizer State: (US)California
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code94306
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone650 473 5052
Organizer Fax650 473 5062
Structural makeupEducational
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsStanford University School of Medicine
Event Site/VenueVenetian Hotel
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
Statistics available for most recent event held in:2004
Average number in event attendance of:Radiologists
Range:101-500
Number in attendance of:
Range:
# of staff in attendance: 6
Target BoundariesLocal
Refund Policy:Cancellations received in writing up to four weeks prior to the course will receive a refund minus a $75 handling fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after that time
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
Web Page
Can one register for your CE on your web site?NA
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
Online housing reservations: 
 
Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?Yes
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?Yes
Details:Can purchase the course syllabus for 25 dollars.
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?No
Will there be shuttle service available?NA

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