28th Annual Radiology in the Desert

03/07/22 - 03/11/22
Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia | Scottsdale, Arizona

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 21.75

Category A CE Credits:

Safety Protocols

We are taking safety at our events seriously, and follow local, state, and federal guidelines related to COVID-19 protocols to ensure the wellbeing of attendees and staff.
 
In addition, attendees are encouraged to wear face masks, and practice proper distancing and hand hygiene while attending the conference. Vaccination is highly encouraged.


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Each meeting registrant must have, and be registered under their own account, in order to obtain credit.

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Physicians
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$ 1045
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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!
$ 845

Syllabus

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Full Color Printed Syllabus16$ 95
Electronic Syllabus16$ 0

Syllabus

About this Course
This five-day course will provide a broad overview of selected radiology/imaging subjects of particular importance to diagnostic radiologists in clinical practice.  A broad range of lecture topics, with emphasis on practical applications, will be presented.  Topics will include, but are not limited to:  breast imaging, musculoskeletal, thoracic, abdomen, MRI, CT, ultrasound, and neuroradiology.

Target Audience
This CME activity is primarily intended and designed to educate diagnostic imaging physicians who perform and interpret imaging procedures.  It should also be useful in educating referring physicians who order imaging procedures as well as radiologic technologists.

Educational Objectives

Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Effectively utilize diagnostic imaging modalities to evaluate body, breast, musculoskeletal and neurological disorders.
  • Provide a full range of differential diagnoses for body, breast, musculoskeletal and neurological disorders.
  • Integrate appropriate imaging protocols to assess body, breast, musculoskeletal and neurological disorders into clinical practice.
  • Recognize the appearance of normal anatomy and common pathology of all organ systems.
  • Discuss current safety regulations and guidelines as they apply to diagnostic imaging procedures.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in diagnostic imaging 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 includes all course materials, including a comprehensive electronic color course syllabus, daily continental breakfasts, and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after February 24, 2022. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.

Cancellations
Cancellations must be received in writing by sending an e-mail to cancel@edusymp.com. There is a $50 processing fee applied to all cancellations. Cancellations made in writing prior to February 4, 2022 will be issued a refund for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after February 4, 2022.

ADA Compliance
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.

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.

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

All course participants will also have the opportunity to critically evaluate the program as it relates to practice relevance and educational objectives.

Technologists: This program has been submitted to the ASRT. The number of A CE credits will be available approximately 30 days prior to the meeting. Please visit www.edusymp.com or call (813) 806-1000 regarding the availability of Category A CE credit.

Program Chair: Joel F. Platt, M.D.
 
Janet E. Bailey, M.D., FACR
Professor of Radiology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Matthew Davenport, M.D.
Associate Professor, Radiology
Associate Professor, Urology
Associate Chair, Quality
Chair, Michigan Radiology Quality Collaborative
Director, Body MRI
Division of Abdominal Radiology
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Kirk A. Frey, M.D., Ph.D.
David E. Kuhl Professor of Radiology
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Girish Gandikota, , MBBS, FRCR, RMSK
Professor
Department of Radiology
University of Michigan 
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR
Professor of Radiology
Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology
Department of Radiology
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Joel F. Platt, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Associate Chair for Faculty Career Development
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Ashok Srinivasan, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Director of Neuroradiology
Department of Radiology, Michigan Medicine
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
28th Annual Radiology in the Desert
March 6-11, 2022
 
About The Resort
Experience the flavors of Spain at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia. When you escape to this exclusive destination, you won’t have any reason to leave the Arizona resort as you walk down the Alhambra walkway on your way to bask in one of the three pools, enjoy a soothing massage at the award-winning, Moroccan inspired Joya Spa or tempt your taste buds with the culinary delights at one of the world-class restaurants. If you choose, you can venture off-site to climb picturesque Camelback Mountain or to tee off at one of the many world-class golf courses. Scottsdale has an abundance of shopping, dining, cultural and outdoor activities and Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia is the perfect spot to enjoy it all.

How to Get There
Fly directly to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), located just 25 minutes southwest from the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia.  Daily non-stop flights are available to Phoenix for major national and international carriers.

Call for Reservations:  888-627-3010 or 800-843-6664 and identify yourself as a registrant of the “Radiology in the Desert Symposium” to receive the group discount or make your reservation online at:
https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/scottsdale-montelucia/meetings/29th-annual-radiology-in-the-desert-03022022

Call Professional Travel at 813 806-1050 for further assistance.
 
Full Camelback View   $324.00/nt.
Oasis Poolside   $324.00/nt.
Poolside Deluxe   $324.00/nt.
Premium Resort View   $324.00/nt.


Children twelve (12) years and under stay free when sharing with an adult.
 
Upgraded Pricing Options:
Premium Guestroom   $369.00/nt.
Additional One-Bedroom Deluxe Resort View Suites.   $509.00/nt.
Premium One-Bedroom Suites   $549.00/nt.
Bocca Suite   $649.00/nt.

Resort Fees: $20.00 per room, per night

Room Preferences:  King/Two Queens (upon availability).  Non-Smoking Property
 
Hotel Tax:  13.17% (subject to change)
 
Hotel cut-off date:  February 3, 2021 prior to 5:00 PM PST – (group rates 3 days prior/post – space available basis)
 
Parking:  Overnight charge for valet parking - $30.00.  Complimentary self-parking is provided for group attendees. 
 
DEPOSIT POLICY:   Credit cards will be charged first night’s room and tax charges at time of reservation.
 
CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations, arrival and departure date changes must be made 7 days prior to arrival to avoid penalties.  Any guest that cancels a reservation after such time will have a charge of one night’s room and tax applied to their account.   Early departure fee is one night room plus tax.  Check in time is: 4:00 PM; check out is 12:00 Noon.
 
4949 East Lincoln Drive
Scottsdale, Arizona 85253
(480) 627-3200

MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2022
6:30–7:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
7:30–7:35 Welcome and Announcements
  Joel F. Platt, M.D.
   
7:35–8:20 Intravenous Contrast Media: Consensus Statements by the ACR and NKF
  Matthew Davenport, M.D.
   
8:20–9:00 The Good , The Bad and The Unusual of CT of the Acute Abdomen
  Joel F. Platt, M.D.
   
9:00–9:45 Bosniak Classification vs. 2019
  Matthew Davenport, M.D.
   
9:45–10:00 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
10:00–10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:15–11:00 Acute Aortic Disease: Pearls and Pitfalls
  Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR
   
11:00–11:35 Densitometry in Abdominal CT: Worth the Time?
  Joel F. Platt, M.D.
   
11:35–12:20 PM HRCT: Approach to Diagnosis
  Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR
   
12:20–12:35 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
12:35 End of Session
   
   
TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2022
7:00–7:30 AM Discussion and Continental Breakfast
   
7:30–8:15 Thoracic Trauma Imaging
  Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR
   
8:15–9:00 Spine Trauma: What the Surgeon Wants to Know
  Ashok Srinivasan, M.D.
   
9:00–9:30 Non-Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease
  Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR
   
9:30–9:45 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
9:45–10:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:00–10:45 Breast Ultrasound Practical Scanning Tips
  Janet E. Bailey, M.D., FACR
   
10:45–11:30 Dual Energy CT: Applications in Neuroradiology
  Ashok Srinivasan, M.D.
   
11:30–12:00 PM Problem Solving Breast MRI
  Janet E. Bailey, M.D., FACR
   
12:00–12:15 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
12:15 End of Session
   
   
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2022
7:00–7:30 AM Discussion and Continental Breakfast
   
7:30–8:15 Prostate MRI
  Matthew Davenport, M.D.
   
8:15–8:55 Prostate Cancer Theranostics
  Kirk A. Frey, M.D., Ph.D.
   
8:55–9:35 Subtyping Solid Renal Masses with MRI
  Matthew Davenport, M.D.
   
9:35–9:50 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
9:50–10:05 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:05–10:50 Practical Interpretation Tips in Imaging of Arthritis Including Gout
  Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCR, RMSK
   
10:50–11:30 V/Q, SPECT/CT in PE and CTEPH
  Kirk A. Frey, M.D., Ph.D.
   
11:30–12:15 PM Basic MSK Interventions: Indications and Pitfalls
  Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCR, RMSK
   
12:15–12:30 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
12:30 End of Session
   
   
THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2022
7:00–7:30 AM Discussion and Continental Breakfast
   
7:30–8:15 Vascular Lesions of the Head and Neck: A Primer
  Ashok Srinivasan, M.D.
   
8:15–9:00 Breast Imaging: Interesting Cases
  Janet E. Bailey, M.D., FACR
   
9:00–9:30 Diffusion and Perfusion Imaging in the Head and Neck
  Ashok Srinivasan, M.D.
   
9:30–9:45 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
9:45–10:00 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:00–10:45 Imaging of the Bowel with CT
  Joel F. Platt, M.D.
   
10:45–11:15 Imaging the Post-Operative Breast
  Janet E. Bailey, M.D., FACR
   
11:15–12:00 PM Difficult Cases in Abdominal CT: Can We Do Better? 
  Joel F. Platt, M.D.
   
12:00–12:15 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
12:15 End of Session
   
   
FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2022
7:00–7:30 AM Discussion and Continental Breakfast
   
7:30–8:15 Molecular Imaging in Dementia
  Kirk A. Frey, M.D., Ph.D.
   
8:15–9:00 Common Mistakes in Interpretation of Shoulder Imaging
  Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCR, RMSK
   
9:00–9:10 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
9:10–9:25 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
9:25–10:05 NET Theranostics
  Kirk A. Frey, M.D., Ph.D.
   
10:05–10:45 MSK Updates Review for the General Radiologist: Recent Changes and How to Adapt!
  Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCR, RMSK
   
10:45–11:00 Question and Answer Session
  Faculty
   
11:00 End of Course