The 17th PET/CT Imaging 2020

04/24/20 - 04/25/20
Aria® Resort & Casino | Las Vegas, NV | Las Vegas, NV

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 11.5

Category A CE Credits: 13.0

Register Below for Both Clinical Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Imaging 2020
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About This Course
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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Each meeting registrant must have, and be registered under their own account, in order to obtain CME. PET20

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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.

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 14, 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 April 14, 2020.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by March 27, 2020 the live webcast activity may be cancelled and a full refund issued.

Cancellations must be received in writing by sending an e-mail to There is a $50 processing fee applied to all cancellations. Cancellations made in writing prior to March 27, 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 March 27, 2020.

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 11.5 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 activity is approved for credit by the ASRT for 13.0 hours in Category A CE Credit, provided it is completed as designed.

Self-Assesment Modules (SAMs): Educational Symposia has been asked to submit presentations to the ABNM for SAM qualification.
Gagandeep Choudhary, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Division of Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics and
   Neuroradiology Section
University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital
Birmingham, AL

Erik S. Mittra, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Diagnostic Radiology
Division Chief, Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

Mark I. Travin, M.D.
Department of Radiology (Nuclear Medicine)
Department of Medicine (Cardiology)
Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY

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
Friday, April 24, 2020
12:30 – 1:30 PM Meeting Registration
1:30 – 1:40 Welcome and Announcements
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
1:40 – 2:15 PET/CT Techniques and Reporting Principles
Erik S. Mittra, M.D., Ph.D.
SAM Session
2:15 – 2:55 PET/CT Neurodegenerative Diseases
Gagandeep Choudhary, M.D.
2:55 – 3:20 PET/CT in Coronary Disease and Cardiac Sarcoidosis
Mark I. Travin, M.D.
3:20 – 3:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
3:30 – 4:10 PET/CT for Non-Neurodegenerative Diseases
Gagandeep Choudhary, M.D.
SAM Session
4:10 – 4:50 PET/CT in Head and Neck Cancer
Don C. Yoo, M.D., FACR
4:50 – 5:30 PET/CT in Thyroid Cancer
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
5:30 – 5:45 Question and Answer Session
5:45 End of Session
Saturday, April 25, 2020
7:30 – 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
8:00 – 8:45 PET/CT in Lung Cancer
Don C. Yoo, M.D., FACR
8:45 – 9:30 PET/CT in Malignancy of the Breast and Female Pelvis
Katherine Zukotynski, M.D.
9:30 – 10:15 Qualitative and Quantitative Response Criteria
Erik S. Mittra, M.D., Ph.D.
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
10:30 – 11:15 PET/CT in Infection and Inflammation Imaging
Don C. Yoo, M.D., FACR
11:15 – 12:00 PM PET/CT in Gastrointestinal Malignancies
Erik S. Mittra, M.D., Ph.D.
12:00 – 12:45 Ga-68 and Lu-177 DOTATATE in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Katherine Zukotynski, M.D.
12:45 – 1:45 Lunch On Your Own
1:45 – 2:25 PET/CT in Lymphomas
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
2:25 – 3:05 PET/CT in Prostate Cancer
Erik S. Mittra, M.D., Ph.D.
3:05 – 3:45 PET/CT in Skeletal Tumors: Primary and Metastatic
Katherine Zukotynski, M.D.
3:45 – 4:30 PET/CT in Cancers of the Skin
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
4:30 – 4:45 Question and Answer Session
4:45 End of Program
  Faculty & topics subject to change.
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How to Get There
Fly directly to McCarran International Airport, located just 10 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip. Daily non-stop flights are available to Las Vegas for major national and international carriers.
Hotel Cutoff: March 23, 2020
Subject to availability, group rates may be available three (3) days before and three days the conference.
Space Is Limited - Reserve Today: Call Aria Reservations at: (866) 359-7757 or (702)590-7757 and identify yourself as a registrant of "Pathology/NUC Med/PET-CT" to receive the group discount or book online here. Call Professional Travel at 813-806-1050 for further assistance.

Special Discounted Group Room Rates:
Start at $199.00/nt. (single/double occupancy)
Cost for additional person over double occupancy is $50 for 3rd and 4th person.

Room Preferences:
King Bed / Two Queen Beds
Smoking / Non-smoking
Hotel Tax:13.38%

Resort fee of $39.00 per room, per day applies.

One (1) night's room rate plus resort fee and tax will be charged 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: 11:00AM.

3730 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

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