The 8th Vail 2020: Hot Topics in Radiology: Advanced Applications and Artificial Intelligence

02/23/20 - 02/28/20
Vail Marriott Mountain Resort | Vail, CO

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 20.0

Category A CE Credits:

Early Registration Ends July 15, 2019, Register Now and Save!
  Early Registration Regular Registration
Physicians $975.00 $1195.00
Technologists/Retired $650.00 $825.00
Residents/Fellows $488.00 $598.00

About The Meeting
This symposium is designed to provide an update on a variety of new cutting-edge developments in diagnostic imaging and intervention. Topics include new techniques and practical applications of MRI and CT with a primer on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Emphasis of this meeting is on the practical clinical uses of new technologies and their impact on the future of radiology practice. Faculty members have been selected for their teaching ability, as well as their expertise.

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Physicians
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$ 975
P.A./R.A.
Technologists
Retired Physicians
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$ 650
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* 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!
$ 488

Syllabus

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Full Color Printed Syllabus (Advanced Purchase Only)$ 95
Register on or before July 15, 2019 to receive the discounted tuition rates included here. Tuition rates increase July 16, 2019. As an added incentive for registering early, there will be no cancellation fee until August 31, 2019. After this date, our normal cancellation policy will be in effect. (A $50.00 processing fee will be charged on refund requests made in writing after August 31, 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 July 15, 2019.
About The Meeting
This symposium is designed to provide an update on a variety of new cutting-edge developments in diagnostic imaging and intervention. Topics include new techniques and practical applications of MRI and CT with a comprehensive review of artificial intelligence and machine learning. Emphasis of this meeting is on the practical clinical uses of new technologies and their impact on the future of radiology practice. Faculty members have been selected for their teaching ability, as well as their expertise.

Target Audience
This CME activity is primarily intended and designed to educate diagnostic imaging physicians who perform and interpret imaging examinations. The content will be beneficial to Neurologists, Emergency Medicine Physicians and General Practitioners who order or integrate imaging information into practice management, as well as radiologic technologists.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Discuss new cutting-edge applications of MRI and CT imaging.
  • Compare the utility of MRI and CT in the evaluation of musculoskeletal, neuro and cardiovascular applications.
  • Discuss the utility of MRI and CT in the workup of spine disease and intervention.
  • Discuss the clinical indications and applications of artificial intelligence and medicine.
  • Discuss the impact of artificial intelligence and machine learning in radiology.
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.

Family Meal Plan
We invite those accommpanying you to the meeting to participate in the Family Meal Plan. Sign up for the Family Meal Plan during registration on-site at the meeting registration desk.

Registration Information
Tuition for live conference includes all course materials, an electronic course syllabus (printed color syllabus available for $95, advanced purchase only), daily breakfasts and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after February 13, 2020. 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 February 13, 2020.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by January 24, 2020 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 January 24, 2020 will be issued a refund for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after January 24, 2020.

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 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

TechnologistsThis 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: Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, M.D., FACR

Blake A. Johnson, M.D., FACR
Medical Director
Center for Diagnostic Imaging
Minneapolis, MN

Elizabeth A. Morris, M.D., FACR, FSBI, FISMRM
Chief, Breast Imaging Service
Larry Norton Endowed Chair, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Professor of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medical Center
Breast and Imaging Center
New York, NY

Neil M. Rofsky, M.D., FACR
Professor and Chairman
Effie and Wofford Cain Distinguished Chair in  
  Diagnostic Imaging
Department of Radiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Eliot L. Siegel, M.D., FACR, FSIIM
Chief of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
VA Maryland Health Care System
Vice Chairman Information Systems
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Department of Diagnostic Radiology
Adjunct Professor Computer Science
University of Maryland Baltimore County
Adjunct Professor
Biomedical Engineering University of Maryland College Park
Baltimore, MD

Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, M.D., FACR
Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Director of CT, MR and Advanced Imaging
Medical Director East Region
RadNet, Inc.
New York, NY

J. Pablo Villablanca, M.D., FACR
Professor of Diagnostic Neuroradiology
Medical Director of MRI
Director, Interventional Spine Service
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2020
   
3:00 – 4:00 PM Registration
   
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2020
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
7:30 – 8:10 AI in Healthcare: Part 1
   
8:10 – 8:50 Rotator Cuff Interval Anatomy and Pathology
   
8:50 – 9:30 Breast Cancer Staging in the Dense Breast
   
9:30 – 9:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
9:45 End of Session
   
4:00 – 4:30 PM Après Ski Break for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
4:30 – 5:10 Knee Menisci Structure and Function
   
5:10 – 5:50 Advances in Cardiovascular MR and CT
   
5:50 – 6:30 Cancer Detection: Update on Surveillance and Screening with MRI
   
6:30 – 6:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
6:45 End of Session
   
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2020
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
7:30 – 8:10 AI in Healthcare: Part 2
   
8:10 – 8:45 AI in CTA and MRA
   
8:45 – 9:15 Recognition of Intratumoral Heterogeneity on Imaging
   
9:15 – 9:45 Ankle - Hindfoot Valgus
   
9:45 End of Session
   
4:00 – 4:30 PM Après Ski Break for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
4:30 – 5:00 MRA and CTA of the Kidneys
   
5:00 – 5:30 Advances in Ultra High Field MRI: Clinical Opportunities and Challenges
   
5:30 – 6:00 When Should PET/CT or MRI Be Used in Early Breast Cancer?
   
6:00 – 6:30 Forefoot MRI: Differential Considerations
   
6:30 – 6:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
6:45 End of Session
   
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2020
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
7:30 – 8:10 Efficiency and Quality survival with Patient Centric Imaging
   
8:10 – 8:50 Advanced Imaging for Evaluation of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
   
8:50 – 9:30 Imaging the Aorta
   
9:30 – 9:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
9:45 End of Session
   
4:00 – 4:30 PM Après Ski Break for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
4:30 – 5:10 Imaging Evaluation of Head and Neck Pathology
   
5:10 – 5:45 Multimodal CT and MR in the Evaluation of Non-Aneurysmal, Non-Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage
   
5:45 – 6:20 AI Machine Learning Introduction
   
6:20 – 6:30 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
6:30 End of Session
   
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2020
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
7:30 – 8:00 Radiology/Pathology Correlations for Prostate Cancer
   
8:00 – 8:30 Augmented Reality/ Virtual Reality Applications in Diagnostic Imaging
   
8:30 – 9:00 Regenerative Medicine: A Primer for Radiologists
   
9:00 – 9:30 Novel Approach to Reliable Identification of the Lumbosacral Junction
   
9:30 – 9:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
9:45 End of Session
   
4:00 – 4:30 PM Après Ski Break for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
4:30 – 5:10 Cervical Pain Management
   
5:10 – 5:50 Medicolegal Aspects Associated with the Era of Digital Imaging, Personalized Medicine
   
5:50 – 6:30 Radiology in a Value Based World
   
6:30 – 6:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
6:45 End of Session
   
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2020
   
7:00 – 7:30 AM Breakfast for Registrants & Meal Plan Participants
   
7:30 – 8:10 MR of Skull Base Tumors
   
8:10 – 8:50 Radiology Reading Room Design: Saving Body and Mind
   
8:50 – 9:30 Abbreviated Protocols: Risks and Rewards
   
9:30 – 9:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
9:45 End of Course
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change
 
Vail Marriott
Be part of the Vail, CO Rocky Mountain Experience!

Vail Valley is a world-renowned vacation destination with legendary skiing. For those arriving by air, Denver (approximately 120 miles) and Eagle (30 miles) airports serve as major gateways to Vail.

With 5,289 skiable acres, skiing is available on the front of the mountain and on the world famous back bowls. For snowboarders Golden Peak Super Pipe & Park has rails, slides and a pipe with a 16-foot wall.

Conveniently nestled at the base of Vail Mountain in Lionshead is the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort. The Eagle Bahn Gondola, the fastest way to the top of Vail Mountain, is just 150 yards away. The full-service Vail Marriott Mountain Resort is a 344 room property, minutes from Vail Square at Lionshead and features 25,000 square feet of event space. For more information on the resort visit www.marriott.com/whrco.

How to Get There

Fly directly to Vail/Eagle County Airport, located just 40 minutes west of Vail. Daily non-stop flights are available to Denver for major national and international carriers; a beautiful 2 hour drive through the mountains. Professional Travel can arrange your car rentals and van transfers by calling (813)806-1050.

SPACE IS LIMITED - RESERVE TODAY: Make your reservation online here or Call for Reservations: (877) 622-3140 and identify yourself as a registrant of "The 8th Vail Hot Topics in Radiology". Call Professional Travel at (813)806-1050 for further assistance.

Condo cut-off date: January 2, 2020
Condo Rates Start At (LIMITED AVAILABILITY) $582/nt.

Hotel cut-off date: January 2, 2020
Hotel Guest Room Rates Start At $399/nt.
Room preference:
King bed/Two double beds (upon availability) - Smoke Free Property
 
Registered Guest Valet Parking is $50 per day. Parking charges are subject to change on an annual basis. These prices are applied on a per car basis and based on a 24 hr. cycle with in/out privileges

Hotel Tax: 9.8%

Resort Fee: $20

Deposit Policy: All hotel reservation requests will require a credit card guarantee to confirm. Full payment of room and tax will be charged on the cut-off date of January 2, 2020.

Cancellation Policy: Reservations cancelled after January 2, 2020 will forfeit the deposit for all nights reserved. No-shows are considered guaranteed bookings and will be charged the entire length of stay. Any no-show reservations will be cancelled for all remaining room nights. Early departures will forfeit the remaining room night’s room changes. Check in time is: 4:00 PM; Check out time is: 11:00 AM.

HOTEL: 715 West Lionshead Circle • Vail, Colorado 81657
PH: 970-476-4444