Symposia at Sea: Updates in Body MR and Oncologic Imaging

09/14/19 - 09/21/19
Emerald Princess | Athens, Greece

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 12.0

Category A CE Credits:

MRIC19
Book by April 17, 2019
$1095.00 per person - per symposium
Early registration is strongly suggested.

MUST reserve cruise through Professional Travel PRIOR to registration.

Call (813)806-1050 direct, Monday - Friday 8:30 - 5:00 PM EST.


Non-US/Canadian Residents - register for cruise symposia ONLY thru Professional Travel via email at: travel@edusymp.com.
Cruise Itinerary

Day Port/Date Arrive Depart
1 Athens (Piraeus), Greece
Saturday, September 14
  7:00 PM
       
2 Santorini, Greece
Sunday, September 15
7:00 AM 7:00 PM
       
3 At Sea
Monday, September 16
   
       
4 Kotor, Montenegro
Tuesday, September 17
7:00 AM 3:00 PM
       
5 Sicily (Messina), Italy
Wednesday, September 18
12:00 PM 8:00 PM
       
6 Naples, Italy (for Capri & Pompeii)
Thursday, September 19
7:00 AM 7:00 PM
       
7 At Sea
Friday, September 20
   
       
8 Barcelona, Spain
Saturday, September 21
5:00 AM  

About The Meeting
This course is designed to provide a practical, clinically oriented review of body and oncologic MRI. The program will review the fundamentals of body MRI focusing on the imaging appearance of common tumors of the abdomen and pelvis. In addition, tips on using advanced imaging techniques to further enhance tumor detection will be discussed. Information acquired during the symposium is designed to improve diagnostic capabilities and assessment of tumor response.

Target Audience
This CME activity is designed to educate Radiologists, as well as others who have an interest in body MRI and oncologic imaging.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Optimize body MRI imaging techniques and sequences.
  • Recognize the image characteristics of common tumors in the body and pelvis.
  • Differentiate benign and malignant lesions of the liver, kidney, bowel and pancreas.
  • Discuss challenges associated with imaging the oncologic abdomen.
  • Apply advanced imaging techniques to evaluate abdominal tumors and tumor metastasis.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, the leader in diagnostic imaging education since 1975.


Acknowledgement
Educational Symposia has received no corporate support for this symposium.


Registration Information
Early registration is strongly suggested. Tuition includes a comprehensive downloadable electronic course syllabus. Meeting Cancellations must be received in writing prior to July 1, 2019. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to July 1, 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.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia
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 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Russell N. Low, M.D.
Medical Director
Sharp and Children's MRI Center
San Diego, CA
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2019
   
8:00 - 10:00 AM
  • Nuts and Bolts of Body MRI - Protocols, Tips, and Techniques
  • Diffusion and Perfusion - New Tools for Body MRI
   
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break
   
10:15 - 12:15 PM
  • Clinical Problem Solving with Body MRI
  • Hepatobiliary MRI
   
12:15 – 2:00 Lunch Break on Your Own
   
2:00 – 4:00
  • MRI of Diffuse Liver Disease - Fibrosis, Fat, and Iron
  • MRI of Peritoneal Malignancy
  • Question and Answer Session
   
4:00 End of Session
   
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2019
   
8:00 – 10:00 AM
  • MRI of the Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Cancer Body MRI 2019 - How to See Subtle Tumors other Tests Miss
   
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break
   
10:15 - 12:15 PM
  • MRI of the Kidneys and Adrenal Glands
  • MRI of the Pancreas
   
12:15 – 2:00 Lunch Break on Your Own
   
2:00 – 4:00
  • MRI of the Prostate
  • MRI of Malignant Adnexal Masses
  • Question and Answer Session
   
4:00 End of Course
   
  Faculty and topics subject to change

ABOUT EMERALD PRINCESS

  • Lotus Spa, with fitness center and outdoor sunken terraced pool, Calypso Reef and Pool (plus two hot tubs) and Neptune's Pool
  • Two specialty restaurants; a Seafood specialty restaurant, Crab Shack (charge) and Crown Grill Steakhouse (charge) specializing in steaks and seafood. Reservations are suggested.
  • With Princess, young kids and teens have their own kind of fun and their own fully equipped place to hang out.
  • Sanctuary (adults only) – Serenity Stewards attend to every need (refreshing drinks and healthy snacks - $10 pp for each period); Private VIP Cabanas
  • 24 hour Internet Café (wireless access available)

Must reserve cruise through Professional Travel. Please call: (813)806-1050 direct, Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM EST.
Non-U.S./Canadian Residents - register for cruise symposia ONLY through Professional Travel via email at: travel@edusymp.com.


Cruise Itinerary

Day Port/Date Arrive Depart
1 Athens (Piraeus), Greece
Saturday, September 14
  7:00 PM
       
2 Santorini, Greece
Sunday, September 15
7:00 AM 7:00 PM
       
3 At Sea
Monday, September 16
   
       
4 Kotor, Montenegro
Tuesday, September 17
7:00 AM 3:00 PM
       
5 Sicily (Messina), Italy
Wednesday, September 18
12:00 PM 8:00 PM
       
6 Naples, Italy (for Capri & Pompeii)
Thursday, September 19
7:00 AM 7:00 PM
       
7 At Sea
Friday, September 20
   
       
8 Barcelona, Spain
Saturday, September 21
5:00 AM  

Emerald Princess Staterooms
RESERVE YOUR CABIN TODAY BY CALLING: 813-806-1050 – Professional Travel

MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, PARTICULARLY FOR TRIPLE OR QUAD STATEROOMS, AS STATEROOMS MAY SELL OUT PRIOR TO THE CUT OFF DATE OF April 17, 2019. After this date, reservations will be accepted on a space/rate available basis. CRUISE LINE WILL HONOR THEIR LOWEST COMBINED RATES FOR OUR GROUP. Additional cabin types/categories may be available; please ask at time of reservation.

To view cabin layouts and deck plans, please visit www.princesscruises.com. Select “Learn About Princess Cruises listed in the top navigational bar, then “Cruise Ships”, then select “Emerald Princess”.

Prices Below are per person for US/Canadian Residents Only. All staterooms include: Queen or two twin beds, color TV, phone, spacious closet and bathroom with shower.

Decks 14, 12, 11, 10, & 9
Oceanview
179 sq. ft.
 
Starting at $1,429 pp
Small Picture Window

Decks 14, 12, 11, 10, & 9
Standard Oceanview with Balcony
233 sq. ft. (with balcony)
Starting at $1,999 pp
Floor to ceiling windows.

Decks 14, 12, 11 & 10
Mini Suite with Balcony
340 sq. ft. 
Starting at $2,299 pp
Queen or two twin beds and sofa bed, Welcome glass of champagne. Floor to celing windows, private balcony, separate seating area, two color televisions, spacious closet, phone, and bathroom with full bathtub. Located mid ship, fore/aft.

Cruise Registration
Deposits: 20% of the total per person cruise fare is required. All deposits are due to Princess Cruises at time of booking. Final payment is due 75 days prior to departure. Transfers: Transfers are not included. Guests can purchase transfers through Princess Cruises at a nominal fee. Guests purchasing transfers that have made their own air arrangements need to provide their air itinerary to Princess Cruises at least 35 days prior to sailing. Cancellations: All cancellations received before July 1, 2019 will receive a full refund of amounts already paid to Princess Cruises. Refunds will be made to the guests through Professional Travel. PLEASE NOTE: After April 17, 2019 group rates and cabin categories are subject to limited availability.

Travel Insurance: Travel insurance is highly recommended. Princess Cruises offers a cruise protection program. If you prefer alternate travel insurance options, you may call: Travel Guard (800) 826-4919 www.travelguard.com, TravelEx Insurance (800) 228-9792 www.travelex-insurance.com, InsureMyTrip (800) 487-4722 www.insuremytrip.com.

Name Change(s): Princess Cruises does not permit name changes. Booking must be cancelled and new guest(s) rebooked.

Passports: Passport requirements have changed. For up to date information about travel please refer to: http://www.travel.state.gov/passport Princess Cruises requests ALL guests to carry a passport valid for six months after the end of the cruise.

$100.00 port fees/taxes and $63.00 round-trip transfers are per person and separate charges. There are no special fares for children. Port fees/taxes and fuel surcharge are subject to implementation or change.