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Women's Imaging Symposium
Breast Ultrasound Tutorial

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Moderator: Anna Wilkes, MD

8:00 - 8:10 Introduction Annina Wilkes, MD
8:10 - 9:00 Breast Ultrasound: Indications, Anatomy, Technique Annina Wilkes, MD
9:00 - 9:30 Physics Christopher R.B. Merritt, MD
9:30 - 10:15 Optimization Techniques Cynthia Rapp, BS, RDMS
10:15 - 10:45 Break  
10:45 - 11:15 BIRADS Lexicon - Diagnostic Criteria Christopher R.B. Merritt, MD
11:15 - 12:00 Cystic Masses Lisa Zorn Smeglin, MD
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:15 Solid Masses Cynthia Rapp, BS, RDMS
2:15 - 3:15 Ultrasound Guided Breast Biopsy Annina Wilkes, MD
3:15 - 3:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:45 - 4:30 Screening by Ultrasound - Techniques and Controversies Regina Hooley, MD
4:30 - 5:00 Faculty Panel  

Women's Imaging Symposium
Advances in Ob/Gyn Symposium

Wednesday, April 29 - Thursday, April 30, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Moderator: Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD

 
8:00 - 8:45 Ultrasound First for Pelvic Pain (Non-Pregnant) Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD
8:45 - 9:30 Uterine Sonography: Maximizing Your Cystic Shades of Gray Jill Langer, MD
9:30 - 10:15 Practical Approach to Adnexal Masses Leslie M. Scoutt, MD
10:15 - 10:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
10:45 - 11:30 Sonohysterography and Sonohysterosalpingography James Shwayder, MD, JD
11:30 - 12:15 Unusual Ectopic Pregnancies Jill Langer, MD
12:15 - 1:45 Lunch on your Own  
1:45 - 2:30 3D in GYN Ultrasound James Shwatder, MD, JD
2:30 - 3:15 First Trimester Ultrasound: Old Questions, New Answers Leslie M. Scoutt, MD
3:15 - 3:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:45 - 4:30 Ovarian Cancer Screening: Who, What, When and Why? James Shwayder, MD, JD
4:30 - 5:15 What is PET-CT and When Do We Use It? Paras Lakhani, MD
5:15 - 5:30 Questions and Answers Faculty
   

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Moderator: Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD

 
8:00 - 8:45 GU Imaging in Pregnant and Post-Partum Women Deborah Levine, MD
8:45 - 9:30 Liability in OB/GYN Ultrasound James Shwayder, MD, JD
9:30 - 10:15 Sonographic Evaluation of Twins Deborah Levine, MD
10:15 - 10:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
10:45 - 11:30 First Trimester Anatomy Scan - Is There Still a Role in the Era of NIPT? Ana Monteagudo, MD
11:30 - 12:15 Fluid in Too Many Spaces and Places: Fetal Hydrops Deborah Levine, MD
12:15 - 1:45 Lunch on your Own  
1:45 - 2:30 Let's Get To Know the Fetal Vermis Better Ana Monteagudo, MD
2:30 - 3:15 Placenta Pathology Traci M. Fox, PhD, RDMS
3:15 - 3:45 Break  
3:45 - 4:30 Gynecologic Unknowns: Let's Test Your Knowledge of GYN Sonography Ana Monteagudo, MD
4:30 - 5:15 MRI as a Problem Solving Tool in OB/GYN Sandeep Deshmukh, MD
5:15 - 5:30 Questions and Answers Faculty

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 
Morning Moderator: Levon Nazarian, MD
Afternoon Moderator: J. Antonio Bouffard, MD

8:00 - 8:45 Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Levon Nazarian, MD
8:45 - 9:30 Ultrasound of Shoulder Anatomy J. Antonio Bouffard, MD
9:30 - 10:15 Ultrasound of Shoulder Pathology Levon Nazarian, MD
10:15 - 10:45 Break  
10:45 - 11:30 Demonstration of Ultrasound of the Shoulder Nandkumar Rawool, MD, RDMS
11:30 - 12:00 Ultrasound of the Elbow Suzanne Long, MD
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:00 Ultrasound of the Hand/Wrist Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD
2:00 - 2:30 Demonstration of Ultrasound of the Elbow, Hand, Wrist J. Antonio Bouffard, MD
2:30 - 2:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
2:45 - 3:30 Ultrasound of the Foot/Ankle Suzanne Long, MD
3:30 - 4:00 Demonstration of Ultrasound of the Foot/Ankle Nandkumar Rawool, MD, RDMS
4:00 - 4:30 Ultrasound of the Hip & Knee J. Antonio Bouffard, MD
4:30 - 5:00 Demonstration of Ultrasound of the Hip & Knee J. Antonio Bouffard, MD
5:00 - 5:45 Knobology: How to Make a Great Image Nandkumar Rawool, MD, RDMS
 

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 
Moderator: Levon Nazarian, MD

8:00 - 8:45 Ultrasound of Peripheral Nerves Levon Nazarian, MD
8:45 - 9:15 Demonstration of Peripheral Nerve Scanning J. Antonio Bouffard, MD
9:15 - 9:30 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
9:30 - 10:00 Ultrasound in Rheumatology Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD
10:00 - 10:45 Ultrasound in Joint Replacement Levon Nazarian, MD
10:45 - 11:00 Q & A  
11:00 - 12:00 TBA  
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:15 Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Levon Nazarian, MD
2:15 - 3:00 Dynamic Imaging in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound J. Antonio Bouffard, MD
3:00 - 3:15 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:15 - 4:00 Ultrasound of Hernias Levon Nazarian, MD
4:00 - 4:30 Demonstration of Ultrasound of Hernias Levon Nazarian, MD
4:30 - 5:15 Contrast, Elastography and 3D in MSK Ultrasound Nandkumar Rawool, MD, RDMS
5:15 - 5:30 Q & A  

Vascular Imaging & Doppler

Wednesday, April 29 - Thursday, April 30, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Moderator: Laurence Needleman, MD

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

 

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Moderator: Laurence Needleman, MD

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

Principles Tune-Up

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 

8:00 - 9:00 Ultrasound Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
9:00 - 10:00 Transducers Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
10:00 - 10:30 Break  
10:30 - 12:00 Instruments Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:00 Artifacts Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
2:00 - 3:00 Doppler Principles Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
3:00 - 4:00 Elastography and Other Buzzwords Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

Contrast Agents in Ultrasound

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 
Moderator: Flemming Forsberg, PhD

8:00 - 8:05 Introduction Flemming Forsberg, PhD
8:05 - 8:30 Acoustic Droplet Vaporization: Mechanisms and Applications Oliver Kripfgans, PhD
8:30 - 8:55 Neuroprotection and Neuroregeneration Triggered Through the FUS-Induced Opening of the Blood-Brain Barrier in a Parkinson's Mouse Model Elisa Konofagou, PhD
8:55 - 9:20 Using Microbubbles as an Ultrasound Sensative Carrier for Oxygen Delivery to Hypoxic Tissue John Eisenbrey, PhD
9:20 - 9:45 CEUS For Identification of Secondary Lymph Nodes Ji-Bin Liu, MD
9:45 - 10:05 Questions and Answers Panel
10:05 - 10:25 Break  
10:25 - 10:50 Therapeutic Microlesioning by Contrast Echocardiography for Myocardial Reduction Oliver Kripfgans, PhD
10:50 - 11:15 Acoustically Targeted Intranasal Drug Delivery in the Brain Elisa Konofagou, PhD
11:15 - 11:40 A New Biomarker for Monitoring Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy of Breast Cancer Flemming Forsberg, PhD
11:40 - 12:00 Questions and Answers Panel
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 1:55 A Clinical Trial of Cardiac Pressure Estimation Jaydev Dave, PhD
1:55 - 2:20 Monitoring Renal Masses Treatment and Recurrance with CEUS John Eisenbrey, PhD
2:20 - 2:45 Subharmonic Contrast Imaging of Pancreatic Masses Flemming Forsberg, PhD
2:45 - 3:05 Questions and Answers Panel
3:05 - 3:35 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:35 - 4:00 Conducting CEUS Studies - A Sonographer's Perspective Maria Stanczak, MS
4:00 - 4:25 CEUS of Liver Lesions; The Bread and Butter of Clinical Utility Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD
4:25 - 4:45 Questions and Answers Panel

Registration

You may register on-line through April 26, 2015. After that date you will need to register on-site at the Conference. Reduced tuition is available for early registration until March 27, 2015.

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