An Update in Thoracic Imaging: Highlighting Lung Screening, Interstitial Lung Disease and Cardiac Imaging

10/24/19 - 10/26/19
Mandarin Oriental | Washington, DC

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 18.0

Category A CE Credits:

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Physicians $995.00 $1150.00
Technologists/Retired $725.00 $875.00
Residents/Fellows $498.00 $575.00

About the Program:
Updates in Thoracic Imaging is designed to address the latest updates in chest and cardiac imaging. Renowned faculty discuss the latest advances in protocol development, lung cancer screening, diagnosis and management of interstitial, diffuse and infectious disorders and cardiac imaging. Focus is placed on lung cancer screening program development, lesion classification and manifestation, along with tips and pitfalls in cardiac and thoracic imaging.

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Register on or before March 31, 2019 to receive the discounted tuition rates included here. Tuition rates increase April 1, 2019. As an added incentive for registering early, there will be no cancellation fee until May 1, 2019. After this date, our normal cancellation policy will be in effect. (A $100.00 processing fee will be charged on refund requests made in writing after May 1, 2019 and up to 30 days prior to the commencement of the meeting; no refunds will be made thereafter.) No early registrations will be accepted after March 31, 2019.
About The Meeting
Updates in Thoracic Imaging is designed to address the latest updates in chest and cardiac imaging. Renowned faculty discuss the latest advances in protocol development, lung cancer screening, diagnosis and management of interstitial, diffuse and infectious disorders and cardiac imaging. Focus is placed on lung cancer screening program development, lesion classification and manifestation, along with tips and pitfalls in cardiac and thoracic imaging

Target Audience
This CME activity is designed to educate radiologist, pulmonologists, as well as others who are interested in thoracic imaging.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Discuss technological advances such as iterative reconstruction and dual energy CT and how they impact thoracic imaging.
  • Describe the optimal approach to CT lung screening.
  • Review the manifestations of screen detected lung cancer.
  • Discuss the latest advances in definition and classification of idiopathic and diffuse lung disease.
  • Develop an intuitive approach to imaging of the mediastinum.
  • Review advancements in cardiac and mediastinal imaging.
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 October 15, 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 October 15, 2019.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by September 27, 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 September 27, 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 September 27, 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 18.0 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.
Gerald F. Abbott, M.D.
Associate Radiologist
Thoracic Imaging and Intervention Division
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Caroline Chiles, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Wake Forest University Health Sciences Center 
Winston-Salem, NC

Jeffrey R. Galvin, M.D.
Professor
Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Jean Jeudy, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Cardiothoracic Imaging
Department of Diagnostic Radiology
   & Nuclear Medicine
University of Maryland Medical Center
Baltimore, MD

Ella A. Kazerooni, M.D., M.S.
Professor of Radiology & Internal Medicine
Interim Chair; Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs
Department of Radiology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
 
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D., FACR, FAHA, FNASCI, FSCBT-MR,
FSCCT
Professor of Radiology, Medicine, and Pediatrics
Director, Division of Cardiovascular Imaging
Vice Chair for Research Development
MUSC Department of Radiology and Radiological
    Science
Charleston, SC
 
Charles S. White, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs 
Chief of Thoracic Radiology
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear
  Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2019
   
7:00 – 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:10 Welcome and Announcements
Charles S. White, M.D.
   
8:10 – 8:50 CT Protocols for Today and Tomorrow
Charles S. White, M.D.
   
8:50 – 9:30 The Many Faces of Atelectasis
Gerald F. Abbott, M.D.
   
9:30 – 10:00 Infections That May Be Diagnosable on CT
Charles S. White, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:10 Pleural Disease Imaging
Gerald F. Abbott, M.D.
   
11:10 – 11:45 Occupational Lung Disease: More Common Than Suspected
Charles S. White, M.D.
   
11:45 – 12:20 PM Pathways to Fibrosis
Jeffrey R. Galvin, M.D.
   
12:20 – 12:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch on Your Own
   
1:30 – 2:10 Cigarette Smoke Related Diffuse Lung Disease
Jeffrey R. Galvin, M.D.
   
2:10 – 2:50 Small Airway Injury: Radiology, Pathology and Physiology
Jeffrey R. Galvin, M.D.
   
2:50 – 3:00 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
3:00 – 3:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
3:15 – 3:50 Diffuse Lung Disease Unknown Cases: Rad-Path Correlation
Jeffrey R. Galvin, M.D.
   
3:50 – 4:20 Imaging of Large Airways
Gerald F. Abbott, M.D.
   
4:20 – 4:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
4:30 End of Session
   
FRIDAY OCTOBER 25, 2019
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:40 Lung Cancer Screening Program: Building for Success
Ella A. Kazerooni, M.D., M.S.
   
8:40 – 9:15 Typical and Atypical Manifestations of Screen-Detected Lung Cancer
Caroline Chiles, M.D.
   
9:15 – 9:50 LungRADS – Primer & Updates
Ella A. Kazerooni, M.D., M.S.
   
9:50 – 10:00 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:15 – 10:50 Lung Cancer Screening Performance Metrics
Ella A. Kazerooni, M.D., M.S.
   
10:50 – 11:30 What the Radiologist Needs to Know About the Adenocarcinoma Spectrum
Caroline Chiles, M.D.
   
11:30 – 12:05 PM Missed Lung Cancer and Other Thoracic Mishaps
Charles S. White, M.D.
   
12:05 – 12:15 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:15 – 1:30 Lunch on Your Own
   
SAM SESSION
1:30 – 2:10 Imaging of Mediastinal Disease
Jean Jeudy, M.D.
   
2:10 – 2:45 Acute Aortic Syndromes
Caroline Chiles, M.D.
   
2:45 – 3:20 TAVR: Pre and Post-Procedure
Jean Jeudy, M.D.
   
3:20 – 4:00 Thoracic Aortic Trauma
Caroline Chiles, M.D.
   
4:00 – 4:15 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
4:15 End of Session
   
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2019
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:40 CT Pulmonary Angiography
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D., FACR, FAHA, FNASCI, FSCBT-MR, FSCCT
   
8:40 – 9:20 Cardiac MRI: What the General Radiologist Needs to Know
Jean Jeudy, M.D.
   
9:20 – 10:00 Coronary CTA in 2019 - State-of-the-art
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D., FACR, FAHA, FNASCI, FSCBT-MR, FSCCT
   
10:00 – 10:15 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:10 Cardiac CT – From Structure to Function
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D., FACR, FAHA, FNASCI, FSCBT-MR, FSCCT
   
11:10 – 11:45 Congenital Vascular Anomalies and Heart Disease - The Basics
Charles S. White, M.D.
   
11:45 – 12:20 PM Interesting Cardiovascular Cases
Jean Jeudy, M.D.
   
12:20 – 12:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:30 End of Course
   
  Faculty and topics subject to change.
 
Mandarin Oriental, Washington, DC

About The Hotel
Ideally located near all of Washington D.C.’s major attractions, The Mandarin Oriental, Washington, DC is a wonderful setting close to Capitol Hill. Exuding a sense of five-star luxury, the spacious hotel rooms, fantastic dining and world-class spa makes it a perfect base to explore the US capital.

How to Get There
Fly directly to Reagan International Airport, located just 15 minutes from the Mandarin Oriental, Washington, DC. Daily national and international non-stop flights are available.

Hotel Cut-Off Date: September 23, 2019
Group Rates 3 Days Prior/Post – Space Available Basis

Space is Limited – Reserve Today: Call the Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC for Reservations at: (202) 787-6140 and provide the group name 2019 Thoracic Imaging to receive the group discount or book online here. Call Professional Travel at 813-806-1050 for further assistance. 

Group Room Rates:
Start At $309/nt. - Deluxe Guestroom (Single/Double Occupancy)
A maximum of two (2) children under the age of eighteen (18) per room are complimentary.
Each additional person over double occupancy is $50.00 per night

Room Preferences:
King Bed/Two Double Beds upon availability


Hotel Tax: 14.95%

Resort Fee: None.

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Deposit Policy: A credit cards is required to guarantee reservation.

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