36th Annual MRI of the Body & Heart 2019: National Symposium

04/26/19 - 04/27/19
Wynn Las Vegas | Las Vegas, NV

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 6.75

Category A CE Credits: 7.0

About The Meeting
This symposium provides a practical, comprehensive review of the important aspects of clinical body, heart and breast MRI. Physicians practicing body and heart MRI should gain knowledge on the expanding clinical applications of MRI in addition to safe and efficient scanning protocols. New this year is a focused session on Artificial Intelligence and Cultural Change in Diagnostic Imaging. This special session is designed to help you improve your practice and the overall patient experience.

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DescriptionPriceQuantity
Physicians
Scientists
Company Representatives
$ 950
P.A./R.A.
Technologists
Retired Physicians
Sonographers
Active Military *
VA Physicians *
$ 595
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!
$ 525

Syllabus

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Full Color Printed Syllabus$ 95
About The Meeting
This symposium provides a practical, comprehensive review of the important aspects of clinical body, heart and breast MRI. Physicians practicing body and heart MRI should gain knowledge on the expanding clinical applications of MRI in addition to safe and efficient scanning protocols. New this year is a focused session on Artificial Intelligence and Cultural Change in Diagnostic Imaging. This special session is designed to help you improve your practice and the overall patient experience.

Target Audience
This CME activity is designed to educate diagnostic imaging physicians who supervise and interpret MRI/ MRA studies of the body and heart. This CME activity should also be useful for referring physicians who order these studies so that they might gain a greater appreciation of the strengths and limitations of clinically relevant MRI studies. MRI technologists should also find this activity beneficial.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Optimize body MRI protocols and techniques.
  • Discuss the utility of MRI in the evaluation of hepatobiliary and breast disease.
  • Describe the expanding role of MRI when used to evaluate cardiovascular disease.
  • Discuss the evolving imaging applications of MR angiography.
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 12, 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 12, 2019.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by March 22, 2019 the live webcast activity may be cancelled and a full refund issued.

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 March 22, 2019 will be issued a refund for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after March 22, 2019.

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 6.75 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 1-800-338-5901 regarding the availability of Category A CE credit.

Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs): Educational Symposia has been granted Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). This allows Educational Symposia to develop and implement SAMs that satisfy ABR Part II MOC requirements.
Program Director: Scott D. Flamm, M.D., M.B.A.

Scott D. Flamm, M.D., M.B.A.
Professor of Radiology
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case
  Western Reserve University
Head, Cardiovascular Imaging
Imaging, and Heart & Vascular Institutes
  Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.
Director, Breast Imaging Section
Professor of Radiology
Department of Radiology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Palo Alto, CA

Courtney C. Moreno, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2019
   
12:45 – 1:45 Registration
   
1:45 – 2:20 MR Screening for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Courtney C. Moreno, M.D.
   
2:20 – 3:05 Practical Cardiac MRI: Left Ventricular and Valvular Function
Scott D. Flamm, M.D., M.B.A.
   
3:05 – 3:40 MR Evaluation of Biliary Disease
Courtney C. Moreno, M.D.
   
3:40 – 4:15 MR Staging of Rectal Cancer
Courtney C. Moreno, M.D.
   
4:15 – 4:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
4:30 End of Session
   
SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2019
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:40 MRI and Imaging of Augmented and Reconstructed Breast
Scott D. Flamm, M.D., M.B.A.
   
8:40 – 9:20 MRI in Ischemic Heart Disease: Myocardial Viability
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.
   
9:20 – 10:00 MRI/MRA in Congenital Heart Disease
Scott D. Flamm, M.D., M.B.A.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:05 MRI Guided Breast Biopsy
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.
   
SAM SESSION
11:05 – 11:40 MRA of Thoracic Aortic Disease
Scott D. Flamm, M.D., M.B.A.
   
11:40 – 12:15 PM Imaging Correlation of MRI Findings
Debra M. Ikeda, M.D.
   
12:15 – 12:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:30 End of Course
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change.
 
Wynn Las Vegas

About The Hotel
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How to Get There
Fly directly to McCarran International Airport, located just 15 minutes south of Wynn Las Vegas. Daily national and international non-stop flights are available.

Hotel Cut-Off Date: March 22, 2019
Group Rates 3 Days Prior/Post – Space Available Basis

Space is Limited – Reserve Today: Call Wynn Las Vegas for Reservations at: (702)770-7555 and provide Group Code: 8ESI0419 to receive the group discount or book online here. Call Professional Travel at 813-806-1050 for further assistance.

Group Room Rates:
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Each additional person over double occupancy is $50.00 per night

Room Preferences:
King Bed/Two Double Beds upon availability
(Charge of $30 per room per night for two doubles accommodations)

Hotel Tax: 13.38%

Resort Fee: $39 plus 13.38%.

Deposit Policy: Credit cards will be charged first night room and tax charges at time of reservation.

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations, arrival and departure date changes must be made 72 hours or more prior to scheduled arrival date/time to avoid penalties. Check in time is: 3:00 PM; Check out time is 12:00 PM.

Hotel:
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Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

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