The 7th Snowmass 2019: Hot Topics in Radiology: Advanced Applications and Artificial Intelligence Live Webcast

02/10/19 - 02/15/19
The Westin Snowmass Resort | Snowmass Village, CO

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 17.5

Category A CE Credits: 17.5

About The Meeting
This symposium is designed to provide an update on a variety of new cutting-edge developments in diagnostic imaging and intervention. Topics include new techniques and practical applications of MRI and CT with a primer on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Emphasis of this meeting is on the practical clinical uses of new technologies and their impact on the future of radiology practice. Faculty members have been selected for their teaching ability, as well as their expertise.

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Physicians
Scientists
Company Representatives
$ 1150
P.A./R.A.
Technologists
Retired Physicians
Sonographers
Active Military *
VA Physicians *
$ 820
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* Must receive letter from your director certifying status - IF LETTER IS NOT RECEIVED WITHIN 7 DAYS OF REGISTRATION YOU WILL BE CHARGED THE ADDITIONAL FEE!
$ 575

Register on or before July 15, 2018 to receive the discounted tuition rates included here. Tuition rates increase July 16, 2018. As an added incentive for registering early, there will be no cancellation fee until August 31, 2018. After this date, our normal cancellation policy will be in effect. (A $50.00 processing fee will be charged on refund requests made in writing after August 31, 2018 and up to 30 days prior to the commencement of the meeting; no refunds will be made thereafter.) No early registration will be accepted after July 15, 2018

About The Meeting
This symposium is designed to provide an update on a variety of new cutting-edge developments in diagnostic imaging and intervention. Topics include new techniques and practical applications of MRI and CT with a primer on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Emphasis of this meeting is on the practical clinical uses of new technologies and their impact on the future of radiology practice. Faculty members have been selected for their teaching ability, as well as their expertise.

Target Audience
This CME activity is primarily intended and designed to educate diagnostic imaging physicians who perform and interpret imaging examinations. The content will be beneficial to Neurologists, Emergency Medicine Physicians and General Practitioners who order or integrate imaging information into practice management.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Discuss new cutting-edge applications of MRI and CT imaging.
  • Compare the utility of MRI and CT in the evaluation of various musculoskeletal, neuro and cardiovascular applications.
  • Discuss the utility of MRI and CT in the workup of spine disease and intervention.
  • Discuss the clinical indications and applications of artificial intelligence and medicine.
  • Discuss the impact of artificial intelligence and machine learning in radiology.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in continuing medical education since 1975.

Acknowledgement
Educational Symposia appreciates our corporate supporters and exhibitors. A list of industry supporters will be provided and acknowledged at the meeting.

Registration Information
Tuition for live conference includes all course materials, including a comprehensive electronic course syllabus (printed color syllabus available for $95), daily breakfasts and après-ski breaks Monday through Thursday. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after February 1, 2019. Minimum and maximum attendance levels have been established for this meeting. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.


Tuition for live webcast includes participation for one registrant. Each registrant must sign-in on a separate computer to receive credit. Prior to the meeting we will send you further information about the log in process. We will also send you a comprehensive color electronic course syllabus via email. If you have any questions or problems logging into the meeting we will have support personnel available at 813-806-1000. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after February 1, 2019.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by January 12, 2019 the live webcast activity may be cancelled and a full refund issued.

Cancellations
Cancellations must be received in writing. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to January 12, 2019 will be issued for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after that date.

Disclaimer
Educational Symposia (ESI) as planner and presenter of this meeting, and Professional Travel as the official travel agency for this meeting, claim no liability for the acts of any suppliers or the safety of any attendees while in transit to, from, or during this event or any optional activities. The total amount of liability, if any, for the meeting organizer is limited to a refund of the registration fee, and Professional Travel's responsibility is limited to that of an agent.

Special Note for the Disabled
Educational Symposia wishes to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently from other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact our office at (813) 806-1000.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia
Meeting Accreditation
Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Technologists: This activity is approved for credit by the ASRT for 17.5 hours in Category A CE Credit, provided it is completed as designed.
Program Director:
Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, M.D., FACR
 
John F. Feller, M.D.
Medical Director
Desert Medical Imaging
Indian Wells, CA
Assistant Clinical Professor of Radiology
Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Loma Linda, CA

Thomas M. Grist, M.D., FACR
John H. Juhl Professor of Radiology,
Medical Physics and Bioengineering
Chairman, Department of Radiology
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine
  and Public Health
Madison, WI

Blake A. Johnson, M.D., FACR
Medical Director
Center for Diagnostic Imaging
Minneapolis, MN

Neil M. Rofsky, M.D., FACR
Professor and Chairman
Effie and Wofford Cain Distinguished Chair in  
  Diagnostic Imaging
Department of Radiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Eliot L. Siegel, M.D., FACR, FSIIM
Chief of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
VA Maryland Health Care System
Vice Chairman Information Systems
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Department of Diagnostic Radiology
Adjunct Professor Computer Science
University of Maryland Baltimore Country
Adjunct Professor
Biomedical Engineering University of Maryland College
   Park
Baltimore, MD

Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, M.D., FACR
Vice President and Medical Director East Region
Director of CT, MR and Advanced Imaging
RadNet, Inc.
New York, NY

J. Pablo Villablanca, M.D., FACR
Professor of Diagnostic Neuroradiology
Medical Director of MRI
Director, Interventional Spine Service
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Eric E. Williamson, M.D.
Consultant & Chair
Division of Cardiovascular Radiology
Department of Radiology
Mayo Clinic
Associate Professor of Radiology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2019
   
5:00 - 6:00 PM Registration and Welcome Reception
   
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2019
   
6:15 – 6:45 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
6:45 – 7:25 Introduction to AI in Healthcare and Imaging
Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, M.D., FACR
   
7:25 – 8:05 Traumatic Head Injury
Blake A. Johnson, M.D., FACR
   
8:05 – 8:45 Multimodal CT and MR in the Evaluation of Non-Aneurysmal, Nontraumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage
J. Pablo Villablanca, M.D., FACR
   
8:45 – 9:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
9:00 – 9:35 AI Machine Learning: Hype, Hope and Reality
Eliot L. Siegel, M.D., FACR, FSIIM
   
9:35 – 10:15 Strategy 101: Towards Better Decisions Part 1
Neil M. Rofsky, M.D., FACR
   
10:15 – 10:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:30 End of Session
   
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2019
   
6:15 – 6:45 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
6:45 – 7:25 Quality, Efficiency and Survival with Patient Centric Imaging
Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, M.D., FACR
   
7:25 – 8:05 Strategy 101: Towards Better Decisions Part 2
Neil M. Rofsky, M.D., FACR
   
8:05 – 8:45 Radiology Reading Room Design: Saving Body and Mind
Eliot L. Siegel, M.D., FACR, FSIIM
   
8:45 – 9:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
9:00 – 9:35 Advanced Imaging for Evaluation of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
J. Pablo Villablanca, M.D., FACR
   
9:35 – 10:15 Medicolegal Aspects of Digital Imaging
Eliot L. Siegel, M.D., FACR, FSIIM
   
10:15 – 10:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:30 End of Session
   
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2019
   
6:15 – 6:45 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
6:45 – 7:25 MR Safety Update
Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, M.D., FACR
   
7:25 – 8:05 Intracranial Tumors and Tumor Mimics
Blake A. Johnson, M.D., FACR
   
8:05 – 8:45 Coaching as a Leadership Style
Neil M. Rofsky, M.D., FACR
   
8:45 – 9:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
9:00 – 9:35 Non-Contrast MRA: Back to the Future
Thomas M. Grist, M.D., FACR
   
9:35 – 10:15 Advances in Ultra High-Field MRI: Clinical Opportunities and Challenges
J. Pablo Villablanca, M.D., FACR
   
10:15 – 10:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:30 End of Session
   
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2019
   
6:15 – 6:45 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
SAM SESSION
6:45 – 7:15 Introduction to Cardiac MRI
Eric E. Williamson, M.D.
   
7:15 – 7:45 MR of Pulmonary Embolic Disease
Thomas M. Grist, M.D., FACR
   
7:45 – 8:15 Multiparametric MRI of the Prostate: Beyond Prostate Cancer What Else Do We See?
John F. Feller, M.D.
   
8:15 – 8:45 Contrast Induced Nephropathy
Eric E. Williamson, M.D.
   
8:45 – 9:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
9:00 – 9:35 MRI of Myocardial Ischemic Disease
Eric E. Williamson, M.D.
   
9:35 – 10:15 Automated MR Imaging of the Musculoskeletal System
John F. Feller, M.D.
   
10:15 – 10:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:30 End of Session
   
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2019
   
6:15 – 6:45 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
6:45 – 7:25 Basics of Cardiac CTA
Eric E. Williamson, M.D.
   
7:25 – 8:00 MR Venography
Thomas M. Grist, M.D., FACR
   
8:00 – 8:35 MRI of the Shoulder
John F. Feller, M.D.
   
8:35 – 8:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
8:45 – 9:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
9:00 – 9:40 MR/PET: Powerful Tool or Hammer Looking for a Nail?
Thomas M. Grist, M.D., FACR
   
9:40 – 10:15 MRI of the Hip
John F. Feller, M.D.
   
10:15 – 10:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:30 End of Course
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change.

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