Symposia at Sea: Practical Breast Imaging

07/09/22 - 07/16/22
Aboard the Regal Princess | Rome, Italy

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 10.0

Category A CE Credits:


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Direct (U.S. and Canada)
M-F (8:30AM-5:00PM EST)

Non-U.S./Canadian Residents
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Direct (U.S. and Canada)
M-F (8:30AM-5:00PM EST)

Non-U.S./Canadian Residents
Register for cruise symposia ONLY through Professional Travel via email at:


Day Port / Date Arrive Depart
1 Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy
Saturday, July 9
  7:00 PM
2 Naples, Italy (for Capri & Pompeii)
Sunday, July 10
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
3 At Sea
Monday, July 11
4 Crete (Heraklion), Greece
Tuesday, July 12
9:00 AM 6:00 PM
5 Kusadasi, Turkey (for Ephasus)
Wednesday, July 13
7:00 AM 2:00 PM
6 Istanbul, Turkey
Thursday, July 14
9:00 AM 6:00 PM
7 Mykonos, Greece
Friday, July 15
12:00 PM 9:00 PM
8 Athens (Piraeus), Greece
Saturday, July 16
4:00 AM  


All staterooms include: Queen or two twin beds, color TV, phone, spacious closet and bathroom with shower.


CRUISE LINE WILL HONOR THEIR LOWEST COMBINABLE RATES FOR OUR GROUP. Additional cabin types/categories may be available; please ask at time of reservation.
PLEASE NOTE: Staterooms are selling out. Make your reservation today!

$130.00 port fees/taxes and $113.00 roundtrip 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.

Accommodations Pricing
Inside Stateroom
168 sq. ft.
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Standard Oceanview with Balcony
222 sq. ft. (with balcony)
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Mini Suite with Balcony
323 sq. ft. (with balcony)
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Mini Suite offers queen or two twin beds and sofa bed, Welcome glass of champagne. Floor to ceiling windows, Private balcony, Separate seating area, Two Color televisions, spacious closet, phone, and bathroom with full bathtub. Located mid ship, mid-fore & mid-aft.

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Deposits: 20% of the total per person cruise fare is required. All deposits are due to Princess Cruises at time of booking.

Final Payment 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.
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, TravelEx Insurance (800) 228-9792, InsureMyTrip (800) 487-4722

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

Cancellations: All cancellations received before April 10, 2022 will receive a full refund of amounts already paid to Princess Cruises. Refunds will be made to the guests through Professional Travel.

PLEASE NOTE: Staterooms are selling out. Make your reservation today!

Passports: Princess Cruises requests ALL guests to carry a passport valid for six months after the end of the cruise.

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About the Course
This course provides a broad overview of breast imaging including screening basics, specialized views, interventions and advanced imaging techniques. Focus is placed on the applications of tomosynthesis, breast cancer assessment and management and the recent updates to the BI-RADS(R) lexicon. Screening guidelines, imaging the young patient, male patient, and ductography are also discussed. The course includes detailed case reviews to test skills learned and emphasize the lectures.

Target Audience
The course is designed for practicing radiologists who wish a comprehensive review and update of breast imaging and breast interventions.  The course is also appropriate for radiology residents, fellows, and nurses involved in breast imaging.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity participants should be able to:
  • Review changes to the ACR BI-RADS® lexicon.
  • Evaluate the controversy in high risk screening.
  • Describe the role of breast core biopsy and imaging histologic correlation in evaluating suspicious breast imaging findings.
  • Discuss current issues in the management of breast cancer particularly in patients under 40 years of age.
  • Explain new technologies in breast imaging including full field digital mammography, digital breast tomosynthesis, ultrasound, and MRI.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Accreditation Statement
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 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Technologists: Category A CE credit is not available for this symposium.

Haydee Ojeda-Fournier, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Medical Director, Breast Imaging
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA

With special guest…
Charles D. Sturgis, M.D.
Professor of Pathology
Pathology Residency Program Director
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Monday, July 11, 2022
8:00 – 8:05 AM Welcome and Announcements
8:05 – 8:50 BI-RADS(R) Update - Mammogram and US
8:50 – 9:20 BI-RADS(R) MRI
9:20 – 9:50 Indications and Uses of the Special View Mammogram
9:50 – 10:00 Question and Answer 
10:00 – 10:45 Diagnostic Breast Imaging and Interventions in the Age of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: How I Do It
10:45 – 11:15 Breast Cancer in Patients Under the Age of Forty: Imaging, Assessment, and Management
11:15 – 12:00 PM High Risk Screening with Breast MRI
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch Break on Your Own
1:00 – 1:45 Breast MRI Guided Interventions
1:45 – 2:30 Pre-Operative Wireless Breast Localization Devices: Pros and Cons
2:30 – 3:00 Symptomatic Male Breast 
3:00 – 3:45 Pitfalls and Pearls in Post Operative Imaging
3:45 – 4:00 Question and Answer Session
4:00 End of Session
Friday, July 15, 2022
8:00 – 8:45 AM Radiology/Pathology Exchange
special guest: Charles D. Sturgis, M.D. 
8:45 – 9:45 Case Review: Malignant
9:45 – 10:15 Ductography
10:15 – 11:00 Case Review: Benign
11:00 End of Course