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Women's Imaging Symposium
Breast Ultrasound Tutorial

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Moderator: Annina Wilkes, MD

     

Breakfast on your Own

 

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

Cysts and Complex Cystic Masses

Cynthia Rapp, BS, RDMS

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, May 14 - Thursday, May 15, 2014

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Program Director: Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD

     

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

8:00 - 8:45

3D/4D Pelvic Sonography

Arthur C. Fleischer, MD

 

8:45 - 9:30

What is a PUL?

Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD

 

9:30 - 10:15

Transperineal Sonography of Pelvic Floor

Arthur C. Fleischer, MD

 

10:15 - 10:45

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

 

10:45 - 11:30

What a pelvic floor surgeon needs to know from imaging

Joseph M. Montella, MD

 

11:30 - 12:15

Sonographic Detection of Ovarian Cancer 

Arthur C. Fleischer, MD

 

12:15 - 1:45

Lunch on your Own

 

 

1:45 - 2:30

Ultrasound of GYN Pelvic Emergencies

Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD

 

2:30 - 3:15

The Many Faces of Endometriosis

Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

 

3:15 - 3:45

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

 

3:45 - 4:30

Sonographic Soft Signs for Aneuploidy: Any Hard Evidence?

Jacques S. Abramowicz, MD 

 

4:30 - 5:00

Identification of Multiple Gestations

Traci B. Fox, MD, RT(R), RDMS, RVT

 

5:00 - 5:30

From Worksheet To Report

Laurence Needleman, MD

 

 

Thursday, May 15, 2014                                     

     

Breakfast on your Own

 

8:00 - 8:45

Bioeffects of Ultrasound: How to Keep It Safe

Jacques S. Abramowicz, MD

 

 

8:45 - 9:30

The Diagnosis of Fetal Anomalies in the First Trimester - The Way of the Future

Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

 

 

9:30 - 10:15

Doppler, Beyond the Umbilical Cord

Jacques S. Abramowicz, MD

 

 

10:15 - 10:45

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

 

 

10:45 - 11:30

An Update on Fetal Surgery

N. Scott Adzick, MD

 

 

11:30 - 12:15

The Shelock Holmes Approach to Skeletal Syndromes

Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

 

 

12:15 - 1:45

Lunch on your Own

 

 

 

1:45 - 2:30

Placenta: The Unexplored Frontier

Jacques S. Abramowicz, MD

 

 

2:30 - 3:30

Fetal Aneuploidy - Overview of Trisomies 21, 13, 18 and Triploidy

Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

 

 

3:30 - 4:00

Break

 

 

 

4:00 - 5:00

Ultrasound of OB Pelvic Emergencies

Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD

 

 

5:00 - 5:30

Questions and Answers

Faculty

 

 

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Moderator: Levon Nazarian, MD

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

9:00 - 9:45  

Introduction/Overview of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Levon Nazarian, MD

9:45 - 10:30 

Ultrasound of the Shoulder

J. Antonio Bouffard, MD

10:30 - 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

Levon Nazarian, MD

2:00 - 2:30 

Demonstration of Ultrasound of the 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, May 14, 2014
Moderator: Levon Nazarian, MD

     

Breakfast on your Own

 

9:00 - 9:45

Ultrasound of Peripheral Nerves

Levon Nazarian, MD

9:45 - 10:15

Demonstration of Peripheral Nerve Scanning

Levon Nazarian, MD

10:15 - 10:30  

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

10:30 - 11:00  

Ultrasound in Rheumatology

Janak Goyal, MD

11:00 - 11:45

Ultrasound in Joint Replacement

Levon Nazarian, MD

11:45 - 12:00

Q&A

 

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, May 14 - Thursday, May 15, 2014

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Moderator: Laurence Needleman, MD

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

7:30 - 8:30

Doppler Tune-up

Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

8:30 - 9:00

Duplex Diagnostic Criteria Fundamentals

Laurence Needleman, MD

9:00 - 9:30

Duplex Diagnostic Criteria Specifics

Laurence Needleman, MD

9:30 - 10:00

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

10:00 - 10:30

Acute Lower extremity Venous Disease

Phil Bendick, PhD, RVT, FSDMS

10:30 - 11:00

Lower Extremity Chronic Venous Disease Evaluation

George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU

11:00 - 11:30

Musculoskeletal and Nonvascular Disease Masquerading as DVT

Lauren Lown, BS, RDMS, RVT, RMSK
 

11:30 - 12:00

Special Lecture: A Retrospective of a Career in Imaging

Christopher R.B. Merritt, MD

12:00 - 1:30

Lunch on your Own

 

1:30 - 2:00

Upper Extremity Venous

Mark E. Lockhart, MD

2:00 - 2:15

Venous Disease: Surgical Perspective

Paul DiMuzio, MD

2:15 - 2:45

Aneurysms

George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU

2:45 - 3:00

AAA: Surgical Perspectives

Paul DiMuzio, MD

3:00 - 3:30

Case Studies in Vascular Imaging

Deshmukh, Lockhart

3:30 - 4:00

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

4:00 - 4:30

Hepatic Doppler

Myron Pozniak, MD

4:30 - 5:00

Renovascular Disease

Mark E. Lockhart, MD

5:00 - 5:30

TIPS 2014 Update

Myron Pozniak, MD

5:30 - 6:00

Panel Discussion

Pozniak, Lockhart, Deshmukh, DiMuzio

 

Thursday, May 15, 2014
Moderator: Laurence Needleman, MD

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

7:30 - 8:30

Optimizing the Vascular Exam Part 1 & 2

Cindy A. Owen, RT, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS

8:30 - 9:00

Transplants

Myron Pozniak, MD

9:00 - 9:30

Optimizing the Vascular Exam Part 3

Cindy A. Owen, RT, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS

9:30 - 10:00

Quality Assurance from Study to Report: Panel Discussion

Owen, Berdejo, Bandyk, Bendick, Needleman

10:00 - 10:30

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

10:30 - 11:00

Cerebrovascular Duplex: Atherosclerosis

George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU

11:00 - 11:30

Cerebrovascular Duplex: IMT and the Unusual Diseases

Phil Bendick, PhD, RVT, FSDMS

11:30 - 12:00

Cerebrovascular Duplex: A Surgeon's Perspective Including Postoperative Evaluation

Dennis Bandyk, MD

12:00 - 1:30

Lunch on your Own

 

1:30 - 2:15

Arteriovenous Fistulas: Duplex Assessment

Mark E. Lockhart, MD

2:15 - 2:30

Duplex of Arteriovenous Fistulas: Is Quick Assessment Possible?

Dennis Bandyk, MD

2:30 - 3:00

Panel Discussion with Case Studies

Faculty

3:00 - 3:30

Break

 

3:30 - 4:00

Arterial Duplex Protocols

George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU

4:00 - 4:30

Pre and Postoperative Assessment of Lower Extremity Arteries: What the Surgeon Needs To Know

Dennis Bandyk, MD

4:30 - 5:00

Case Studies of Vascular Ultrasound: A Potpourri

Laurence Needleman, MD

Principles Tune-Up

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Moderator: Larry D. Waldroup, BS, RDMS

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

8:00 - 10:00  

Ultrasound and Transducers

Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

10:00 - 10:30  

Break

 

10:30 - 12:00  

Instruments and Artifacts

Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

12:00 - 1:30  

Lunch on your Own

 

1:30 - 3:00  

Doppler Principles

Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

3:00 - 4:00  

Buzzwords: Modern Technology

Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

Contrast Agents in Ultrasound

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Moderator: Flemming Forsberg, PhD

 

Breakfast on your Own

 

8:00 - 8:05

Introduction

Flemming Forsberg, PhD

8:05 - 8:30

Advantages of in situ Generation of Nano Shards

Margaret Wheatley, PhD

8:30 - 8:55

Clinical and Preclinical Applications of Molecular Ultrasound

Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD

8:55 - 9:20

Targeted Microbubbles for Molecular Ultrasound Imaging

Alexander Klibanov, PhD

9:20 - 9:45

Subharmonic Pressure Estimation for Monitoring Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

Flemming Forsberg, PhD

9:45 - 10:05

Questions and Answers

Panel

10:05 - 10:25

Break

 

10:25 - 10:50

Drug/Gene Delivery with Microbubbles and Ultrasound

Alexander Klibanov, PhD

10:50 - 11:15

Safety Considerations fro Ultrasound Contrast Agents

Steven Feinstein, MD

11:15 - 11:40

Monitoring Interventional Oncology Treatments with Quantitative Contrast Imaging

John Eisenbrey, PhD

11:40 - 12:00

Questons and Answers

Panel

12:00 - 1:30

Lunch on your Own

 

1:30 - 1:55

Vaso Vasorum Contrast Imaging

Steven Feinstein, MD

1:55 - 2:20

3D Subharmonic Breast Imaging - An Update

John Eisenbrey, PhD

2:20 - 2:45

CEUS of Adnexal Masses

Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD

2:45 - 3:05

Questions and Answers

Panel

3:05 - 3:35

Break in the Exhibit Hall

 

3:35 - 4:00

Noninvasive Cardiac Pressure Estimation; A First in Humans Experience

Jaydev Dave, PhD

4:00 - 4:25

Contrast Echocardiography - Where Are We Going?

Steven Feinstein, MD

4:25 - 4:45

Questions and Answers

Panel

Registration

Click HERE to register for the 2014 Leading Edge Conference

You may register on-line through May 8th, 2014. After that date you will need to register on-site at the Conference. Reduced tuition is available for early registration until April 11, 2014.

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