Order DVDMammography in Santa Fe: Learning from the Legends – Tabar, Stavros and More!

Price: $950.00

Credit: 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Date: October 16, 2017

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Additional CME Applications (optional)

Course Description

Educational Description

This enduring material is designed for radiologists who find themselves challenged by the new practical issues of performing successful high-quality breast imaging in a changing medical environment.

 

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • Apply new and improved skills in perception to the interpretation of screening mammograms.
  • Develop strategies to reduce the possibility of a missed lesion at screening.
  • Appraise the current status of interventional breast procedures, especially core biopsy.
  • Appreciate the role of Whole Breast Ultrasound in breast cancer screening.

Target Audience

This enduring material is intended for all radiologists with a special interest in breast imaging. The faculty is comprised of nationally recognized expert teachers of breast imaging with a broad breadth of experience and knowledge in this field.

Disclosure Statement

It is the policy of the International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. to comply with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for commercial support of CME activities. All faculty participants in IICME programs are required to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to this meeting or its content. Faculty disclosure forms are included in the course syllabus and are available at the registration desk for participating review. In addition, faculty disclosures will be made at the beginning of each lecture.

Accreditation

The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: September 15, 2017
Expiration Date: September 15, 2020

Method of Physician Participation

To earn CME credit, you must watch all the lectures for this course (DVDs), and read the course materials and complete a post assessment CME quiz. Estimated time to complete course – 20.75  hours.

Evaluation Method

Each CME activity includes a post assessment CME Quiz and course evaluation to determine that the learning objectives have been met and that the activity was of educational value to the target audience and was unbiased. The evaluation also assesses whether or not the CME activity resulted in a change in physician practice behavior and offers participants a method of feedback.

DVD Set Contents

Contains:
one (1) DVD set and
one (1) CME application.
Additional CME applications may be purchased for an additional $325.00 per application.

Disc 1

a. Mastering the Art of Mammographic Screening - Michael N. Linver, MD
b. The Missed Mammographic Cancer: Causes & Cures — Gilda Cardenosa, MD

c. Anatomic Basis for the Sonographic Appearance of Breast Pathology – A. Thomas Stavros, MD
d. Clinical Aspects of MRI, and the New MRI BIRADS— Janice S. Sung, MD

Disc 2

a. Sonographic Breast Anatomy — A. Thomas Stavros, MD
b. Breast MRI Interpretation: The Basics — Janice S. Sung, MD
c. Screen-Detected Lesion: What do you do next? — Gilda Cardenosa, MD
d. Calcifications — Janice S. Sung, MD


Disc 3

a. Massology 101 — Gilda Cardenosa, MD

b. Breast MR Technique: Tips and Pitfalls — Bruce A. Porter, MD

c. Solid Breast Masses on Ultrasound — A. Thomas Stavros, MD

d. Introduction to Digital Mammography Workshops — Michael N. Linver, MD


Disc 4

a. HIV Presentations in the Breast — Jacqueline S. Smilg, MD
b. Ductography — Gilda Cardenosa, MD

c. Breast Density and Whole Breast Ultrasound Screening — Susan G. Roux, MD
d. Ultrasound Biopsy: Tips & Tricks — Jamie Giesbrandt, MD


Disc 5

a. Stereotactic and MR Biopsy — Christopher Comstock, MD
b. New Modalities: MBI, CEDM, & Opto-acoustics — Michael N. Linver, MD
c. Multimodality Approach to Problem Solving — Gilda Cardenosa, MD

d. MR in Imaging of In Situ Breast Carcinomas — Bruce A. Porter, MD

Disc 6

a. Genomics and Screening MRI — Linda Ann Smith, MD, FACs

b. MR in High Risk Surveillance — Bruce A. Porter, MD

c. MR in Imaging of Lobular Cancer Subtypes — Bruce A. Porter, MD
d. Ultrasound of Lymph Nodes — A. Thomas Stavros, MD


Disc 7

a. The Screening Guidelines Controversy — Laszlo Tabar, MD, PhD, FACR
b. Tomosynthesis Principles, and Approach to Masses — Christopher Comstock, MD
c. Tomosynthesis Approach to Calcifications — Michael N. Linver, MD
d. Tomosynthesis: What Are The Supportive Data? – Christopher Comstock, MD

Disc 8

a. Tomosynthesis Workflow and Other Practice Issues – Michael N. Linver, MD
b. Q & A – Faculty
c. SPECIAL LECTURE ON RECENT DISCOVERIES OF EARLY MAN (non-CME lecture) — Lee R. Berger, PhD, DSc, FRSSA, ASSA

Speakers & Directors

Program Director

Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
DIRECTOR OF MAMMOGRAPHY
X-Ray Associates of New Mexico, P.C.
CLINICAL PROFESSOR OF RADIOLOGY
University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Faculty

Gilda Cardeñosa, MS, MD, FACR
Jacqueline S. Smilg, MD, FCRadDiag(SA)
Christopher Comstock, MD, FACR
Thomas Stavros, MD, FACR
Bruce A. Porter, MD, FACR
Janice S. Sung, MD
Susan G. Roux, MD
Jamie Giesbrandt, MD
Linda Ann Smith, MD, FACS
Laszlo Tabar, MD, PhD, FACR
Lee R. Berger, Ph.D., D.Sc, FRSSA, ASSA

 

 

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It is the policy of the International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. to comply with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) standards for commercial support of CME activities. All faculty participants in IICME programs are required to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to this meeting or its content. Faculty disclosure forms are included in the course syllabus and are available on each DVD for participating review. In addition, faculty disclosure will be made at the beginning of each lecture.