The 16th PET/CT Imaging 2019

04/13/19 - 04/14/19
Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando ResortTM | Orlando, FL

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 12.0

Category A CE Credits:

About The Meeting
This symposium is structured to provide a clinical perspective of PET and PET/CT imaging. Basic to advanced applications of PET and PET/CT are put in the context of disease detection and treatment planning. All faculty have been chosen for their teaching ability, as well as for their clinical expertise.

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PET19

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DescriptionPriceQuantity
Physicians
Scientists
Company Representatives
$ 895
P.A./R.A.
Technologists
Retired Physicians
Sonographers
Active Military *
VA Physicians *
$ 495
Residents *
Fellows *

* 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!
$ 448
Full Color Printed Syllabus$ 95
About The Meeting
This symposium is structured to provide a clinical perspective of PET and PET/CT imaging. Basic to advanced applications of PET and PET/CT are put in the context of disease detection and treatment planning. All faculty have been chosen for their teaching ability, as well as for their clinical expertise.

Target Audience
This CME activity should benefit radiologists, oncologists, nuclear medicine physicians, and nuclear medicine technologists. The course should also prove valuable for physicians who order these studies.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Apply state-of-the-art protocols to evaluate neurodegenerative disease, head and neck and cutaneous cancers to clinical practice.
  • Optimize PET and PET/CT imaging protocols for the detection and follow up of lymphoma and musculoskeletal tumors.
  • Describe the advantages and pitfalls of PET and PET/CT.
  • Differentiate normal variants and urgent findings on PET/CT.
  • Discuss the utility of PET/CT when used to evaluate cardiac disease, gastrointestinal, thyroid and prostate cancers.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in continuing medical 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 for live conference includes all course materials, including a comprehensive electronic course syllabus (printed color syllabus available for $95), daily continental breakfasts and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after April 2, 2019. Minimum and maximum attendance levels have been established for this meeting. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.


Tuition for live webcast includes participation for one registrant. Each registrant must sign-in on a separate computer to receive credit. Prior to the meeting we will send you further information about the log in process. We will also send you a comprehensive color electronic course syllabus via email. If you have any questions or problems logging into the meeting we will have support personnel available at 813-806-1000. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after April 2, 2019.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by March 15, 2019 the live webcast activity may be cancelled and a full refund issued.

Cancellations
Cancellations must be received in writing. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to March 15, 2019 will be issued for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after that date.

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.

Special Note for the Disabled
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.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia
Meeting Accreditation
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 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Technologists: 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 Director: Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM

Robert M. Bober, M.D., FACC
Director of Molecular Imaging John Ochsner Heart
   and Vascular Institute Ochsner Medical Center
The Ochsner Clinical School, University of Queensland
New Orleans, LA

Gagandeep Choudhary, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Division of Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics and
   Neuroradiology Section
University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital
Birmingham, AL

Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Radiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
Professor of Radiology and Medicine
Associate Director, Nuclear Medicine
Penn State University
Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA

Don C. Yoo, M.D., FACR
Professor, Clinical Educator
Diagnostic Imaging
Director of Nuclear Medicine, The Miriam Hospital
Director of Medical Student Radiology Education
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, RI

Katherine Zukotynski, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON
CANADA
Saturday, April 13, 2019
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:10 Welcome and Morning Announcements
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
8:10 – 8:45 PET/CT Techniques and Reporting Principles
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
8:45 – 9:30 PET/CT for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Gagandeep Choudhary, M.D.
   
9:30 – 10:15 PET/CT in Cardiology
Robert M. Bober, M.D. FACC
   
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:15 PET/CT in Head and Neck Cancer
Don C. Yoo, M.D., FACR
   
11:15 – 12:00 PM PET/CT for Non-Neurodegenerative Diseases
Gagandeep Choudhary, M.D.
   
12:00 – 12:45 PET/CT in Thyroid Cancer
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
12:45 – 2:00 Lunch On Your Own
   
2:00 – 2:45 PET/CT in Malignancy of the Lung
Don C. Yoo, M.D., FACR
   
2:45 – 3:30 PET/CT in Malignancy of Female Breast and Pelvis
Katherine Zukotynski, M.D.
   
3:30 – 4:15 Qualitative and Quantitative Response Criteria
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
4:15 – 5:00 Ga-68 and Lu-177 DOTATATE in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Katherine Zukotynski, M.D.
   
5:00 End of Session
   
Sunday, April 14, 2019
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:45 PET/CT in Infection and Inflammation Imaging
Don C. Yoo, M.D., FACR
   
8:45 – 9:30 PET/CT in Gastrointestinal Malignancies
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
9:30 – 10:15 PET/CT in Skeletal Tumors: Primary and Metastatic
Katherine Zukotynski, M.D.
   
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:15 PET/CT in Lymphomas
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
11:15 – 12:00 PM PET/CT in Prostate Cancer
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
12:00 – 12:45 PET/CT in Cancers of the Skin
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
12:45 End of Program
   
  Faculty and topics subject to change
 
Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal OrlandoTM

About The Hotel
The Portofino-inspired architecture, sun-baked color palette, towering Italian Cypress trees and the romantic Harbor Piazza will have you thinking you’re in Europe. And the Musica della Notte show, also known as “Music of the Night,” you may just start dreaming in Italian. There are three stunning pools to choose from and the staff will bring you cocktails poolside. If you feel like a little more pampering, the Mandara Spa® is just the place.

Next door at Universal’s Islands of AdventureTM, you’ll explore The Wizarding World of Harry PotterTM - HogsmeadeTM, come face to face with King Kong, battle villains alongside Spider-Man and flee hungry raptors in Jurassic ParkTM.

You can have all the romance of Italy, its cobblestone streets and harbor piazzas, as well as all the American fun you can handle. Now that’s what we call a world-class good time.

How to Get There
Fly directly to Orlando International Airport, located just 30 minutes from Loews Portofino Bay Hotel At Universal OrlandoTM. Daily non-stop flights are available to Orlando for major national and international carriers

Hotel Cut-Off Date: March 20, 2019
Group Rates 3 Days Prior/Post – Space Available Basis

Space is Limited – Reserve Today: Call Reservations at: (866)360-7395 and identify that you are with "Nuclear Medicine/PET-CT/Ultrasound" OR Group Code: GEPG4O1 or book online here. Call Professional Travel at 813-806-1050 for further assistance.

Group Room Rates:
Start At $249.00/nt. (Single/Double Occupancy)
Each additional person over double occupancy is $35.00 per night. Children under 18 stay free when sharing a room with an adult.

Room Preferences:
King Bed/Two Double Beds upon availability

Self Parking - Complimentary for overnight attendees of the group. $12 discounted rate per vehicle per day for attendees of the group who are not staying at the hotel.

Hotel Tax: 12.5%

Deposit Policy: A deposit of one (1) night’s room rate plus tax will be charged at time of reservation to guarantee accommodations.

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations, arrival and departure date changes must be made five (5) days or more prior to scheduled arrival date/time and cancellation number must be obtained to avoid penalties. Check in time is: 4:00 PM; Check out time is: 11:00 AM.

Hotel:
5601 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819

PH: (407)503-1000