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Women's Imaging Symposium
Breast Ultrasound Tutorial

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Moderator: Annina Wilkes, MD
8:00 - 8:10 Introduction Annina Wilkes, MD
8:10 - 9:00 Breast Ultrasound: Indications and Overview 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 Lisa Zorn, MD
11:15 - 12:00 Solid Masses Cynthia Rapp, BS, RDMS
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:15 Cystic Masses Lisa Zorn, MD
2:15 - 3:15 Screening by Ultrasound - Techniques and Controversies Regina Hooley, MD
3:15 - 3:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:45 - 4:30 Ultrasound Guided Breast Biopsy Annina Wilkes, MD
4:30 - 5:00 Breast Ultrasound Contrast Imaging - A New Tool Flemming Forsberg, PhD

Women's Imaging Symposium
Advances in Ob/Gyn Symposium

Wednesday, May 11 - Thursday, May 12, 2016

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Moderator: Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD
 
8:00 - 8:45 Fetal Central Nervous System Barbara S. Hertzberg, MD
8:45 - 9:45 Top 10 "Don't Miss" Diagnoses in the 2nd & 3rd Tri Anne M. Kennedy, MB BCh
9:45 - 10:30 Fetal Gastrointestinal System Barbara S. Hertzberg, MD
10:30 - 11:00 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
11:00 - 11:30 At Your Cervix: What Radiologists Need to Know About Imaging the Cervix in Pregnancy Anne M. Kennedy, MB BCh
11:30 - 12:15 Placental and Umbilical Cord Barbara S. Hertzberg, MD
12:15 - 1:45 Lunch on your Own  
1:45 - 2:30 Evaluation of Hydrops Anne M. Kennedy, MB BCh
2:30 - 3:15 Latest Guidelines for Evaluating the Fetal Heart During the Fetal Anatomy Scan Dennis Wood, RDMS, RCPT
3:15 - 3:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:45 - 4:30 Prenatal Diagnosis of Skeletal Abnormalities Anne M. Kennedy, MB BCh
4:30 - 5:15 Fetal Doppler Ultrasound: When, Where, How and Why? Dennis Wood, RDMS, RCPT
5:15 - 5:30 Questions and Answers Faculty
   
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Moderator: Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD
 
8:00 - 8:45 Practical Approach to Adnexal Masses Darcy J. Wolfman, MD
8:45 - 9:30 Sonography of the Fallopian Tube Shuchi K. Rodgers, MD
9:30 - 10:15 Uterine Imaging Darcy J. Wolfman, MD
10:15 - 10:45 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
10:45 - 11:30 Pitfalls of Gynecologic Ultrasound Shuchi K. Rodgers, MD
11:30 - 12:15 Endometrial Imaging Darcy J. Wolfman, MD
12:15 - 1:45 Lunch on your Own  
1:45 - 2:30 1st Trimester OB US (Guidelines) and Gestational Trophoblastic Disease Darcy J. Wolfman, MD
2:30 - 3:15 Ectopic Pregnancy: Details you Need To Know Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD
3:15 - 3:45 Break  
3:45 - 4:30 Imaging After Cesarean Section Shuchi K. Rodgers, MD
4:30 - 5:15 Challenging Gynecologic Ultrasound Cases Oksana H. Baltarowich, MD
5:15 - 5:30 Questions and Answers Faculty

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Tuesday, May 10 - Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 
Moderator: Levon Nazarian, MD
8:00 - 8:45 Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Levon Nazarian, MD
8:45 - 9:30 Ultrasound of Shoulder Anatomy Viviane Khoury, MD
9:30 - 10:15 Ultrasound of Shoulder Pathology Viviane Khoury, 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 Levon Nazarian, MD
2:30 - 2:45 Break  
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 Levon Nazarian, MD
4:30 - 5:00 Demonstration of Ultrasound of the Hip & Knee Levon Nazarian, MD
5:00 - 5:45 Knobology: How to Make a Great Image Nandkumar Rawool, MD, RDMS
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 
Moderator: Levon Nazarian, MD
8:00 - 8:45 Ultrasound of Peripheral Nerves Levon Nazarian, MD
8:45 - 9:15 Demonstration of Peripheral Nerve Scanning Viviane Khoury, 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 Dynamic Imaging in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Viviane Khoury, MD
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:15 Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Ronald Adler, MD, PhD
2:15 - 3:00 Ultrasound of Soft Tissue Masses Ronald Adler, MD, PhD
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 Nazarain, MD
4:30 - 5:15 Contrast, Elastography and 3D in MSK Ultrasound Nandkumar Rawool, MD, RDMS
5:15 - 5:30 Q&A  

Vascular Ultrasound Imaging & Doppler

Wednesday, May 11 - Thursday, May 12, 2016

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Moderator:  Laurence Needleman, MD
7:30 - 8:30 Review of Technology and Physics Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
8:30 - 9:00 Optimizing the Duplex Examination Mani Montazemi, RDMS
9:00 - 9:30 Principles of Duplex Diagnosis Laurence Needleman, MD
9:30 - 10:00 Cardiac Effects on Peripheral Vascular Doppler Waveforms David Williams, MS, RDCS, RVT
10:00 - 10:30 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
10:30 - 10:45 Lower Extremity Venous: The Basics Laurence Needleman, MD
10:45 - 11:15 Lower Extremity Venous: Chronic William Schroedter, BS, RVT, RPhS, FSVU
11:15 - 11:45 Lower Extremity Venous: Advanced William Schroedter, BS, RVT, RPhS, FSVU
11:45 - 12:00 Panel: Venous Workflow, Q and A William Schroedter, BS, RVT, RPhS, FSVU
Laurence Needleman, MD
David Williams, MS, RDCS, RVT
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:00 Quality Improvement Ray Gaiser, MS, RDMS, RVT
2:00 - 2:30 Arterial Physiological Tests Jean Alessi-Chinetti, BA, RVT, RDMS
2:30 - 3:00 Arterial Duplex: Native and Basic Graft Evaluation George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU
3:00 - 3:30 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:30 - 4:00 Postop Fistulas, Grafts and Stents: Disease and Criteria Laurence Needleman, MD
4:00 - 4:30 Examination of Challenging Distal Bypass Grafts David Williams, MS, RDCS, RVT
4:30 - 5:00 Panel, Q and A, Quality Improvement Tips Ray Gaiser, MS, RDMS, RVT
George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU
Jean Alessi-Chinetti, BA, RVT, RDMS
Laurence Needleman, MD
5:00 - 5:30 Aorta: US and Other Imaging Tests Rick Feld, MD
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Moderator: Laurence Needleman, MD 
7:30 - 8:00 Hemodynamics Ray Gaiser, MS, RDMS, RVT
8:00 - 8:45 Cerebrovascular Technique Jean Alessi-Chinetti, BA, RVT, RDMS
8:45 - 9:00 Cerebrovascular Criteria Laurence Needleman, MD
9:00 - 9:30 Panel: Cerebrovascular Criteria and Cases Jean Alessi-Chinetti, BA, RVT, RDMS
William Schroedter, BS, RVT, RPhS, FSVU
Laurence Needleman, MD
9:30 - 10:00 Carotid and Arterial Demonstrations George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU
10:00 - 10:30 Break in the Exhibit Hall  
10:30 - 11:00 Musculoskeletal Demo: The Normal Stuff Around the Arteries and Veins Lauren Lown, BS, RDMS, RVT, RMSK
11:00 - 11:30 Popliteal Fossa William Schroedter, BS, RVT, RPhS, FSVU
11:30 - 12:00 Case Studies Jean Alessi-Chinetti, BA, RVT, RDMS
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 2:00 Arterial Disease: What the Surgeon Needs To Know Paul DiMuzio, MD
2:00 - 2:30 Case Studies: Vascular Surgery Cases David Williams, MS, RDCS, RVT
2:30 - 3:00 Groin Jean Alessi-Chinetti, BA, RVT, RDMS
3:00 - 3:30 Break  
3:30 - 4:00 Upper Extremity Veins Ray Gaiser, MS, RDMS, RVT
4:00 - 4:30 Cases: New and Unusual Things Laurence Needleman,MD
4:30 - 5:00 Mesenteric and Renal Arterial Doppler Mani Montazemi, RDMS
5:00 - 5:30 Panel: Questions and Answers Faculty

Principles Tune-Up

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 
Moderator: Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

8:00 - 10:00 Ultrasound & 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 - 2:30 Elastography and Other Buzzwords Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
2:30 - 3:30 Doppler Principles Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
3:30 - 4:00 Self-Evaluation Quiz Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

Contrast Agents in Ultrasound

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 
Moderator: Flemming Forsberg, PhD
8:00 - 8:05 Introduction Flemming Forsberg, PhD
8:05 - 8:30 Strategies For Implementing Contrast Imaging - An Academic/Industrial Partnership Kirk Wallace, PhD
8:30 - 8:55 Microbubble Applications in Radiotherapy John Eisenbrey, PhD
8:55 - 9:20 Targeted Microbubbles for Characterization of Sentinal Lymph Nodes Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD
9:20 - 9:45 E-selectin Targeted Microbubbles for Uveitis and Vulnerable Plaque Evan Unger, MD
9:45 - 10:05 Questions and Answers Panel
10:05 - 10:25 Break  
10:25 - 10:50 Contrast Enhanced Voiding Urosonography in Children Kassa Darge, MD, PhD
10:50 - 11:15 Oxygen Delivery with Dodecafluoropentane Emulsion Evan Unger, MD
11:15 - 11:40 Noninvasive Diagnosis of Portal Hypertension with Contrast Imaging Flemming Forsberg, PhD
11:40 - 12:00 Questions and Answers Panel
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch on your Own  
1:30 - 1:55 SHAPE for Cardiac Pressure Estimation in the Clinic Jaydev Dave, PhD
1:55 - 2:20 Volumetric CEUS of Renal Masses Following Cryoablation John Eisenbrey, PhD
2:20 - 2:45 3D Subharmonic Contrast Imaging of Breast 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 Clinical Case Reviews - CEUS Studies at TJU Maria Stanczak, MS
4:00 - 4:25 Clinical Case Reviews - Pediatric CEUS Kassa Darge, MD, PhD
4:25 - 4:45 Questions and Answers Panel

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