80043659 - 34th Annual Computed Body Tomography 2018: The Cutting Edge

34th Annual Computed Body Tomography 2018: The Cutting Edge Banner


Date & Location
Friday, February 16, 2018 7:00 AM - Monday, February 19, 2018 1:00 PM   Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando, Orlando, FL

Overview

EARLY REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

Sign up now to secure your early registration for the 34th Annual Computed Body Tomography 2018:  The Cutting Edge, February 16-19, 2018 at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida.

The hotel is currently accepting overnight reservations. - See the hotel link above.

Program and faculty details are available in the brochure link above.

Description
Due to rapid advances in technology, radiologists and radiologic technologists often require a comprehensive review of recent advances in computed body tomography. This activity will focus on multidetector/multislice CT and newer systems including dual-source CT scanners. The schedule offers a series of 40-minute lectures designed to concentrate on specific topics in-depth, including state-of-the-art technology and software. Participants will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of the latest concepts and principles of helical CT, thoracic CT, cardiac CT and CTA, the uses of CT in the GI tract, the liver, spleen and kidneys, as well as virtual colonoscopy and imaging the oncologic patient.


Who Should Attend
This activity is intended for radiologists and radiologic technologists.


Objectives
After attending this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:
• Summarize the latest concepts in the chest and cardiac CT, including coronary artery imaging.
• Analyze the newest applications of multidetector/multislice CT.
• Identify the role of CT in GI pathology, including virtual colonoscopy.
• Recognize the latest concepts in liver and renal imaging.
• Define the current role of MDCT/CTA in the evaluation of pancreatic and
renal tumors.
• Explain the current role of CT angiography and how to optimize its performance.



Accreditation
Accreditation Statement
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Credit
This activity has been approved by AHRA, the approving RCEEM: The Association for Medical Imaging Management for a maximum of 20.25 Category A, ARRT continuing education credits. You must attend each session in its entirety to obtain credit. No partial session credit will be awarded.

This activity meets all Certified Radiology Administrator (CRA) renewal credit criteria and has been approved for up to 20.25 continuing education credits in the following CRA domains: Operations Management and Asset Management.