2009 Annual Meeting Syllabus

Saturday, October 3, 2009

Cardiovascular Boot Camp

Cardiac and Coronary Anatomy - Kostaki Bis, MD
Manifestation/Epidemiology of Atherosclerosis - William Stanford, MD
MR Angiography Techniques - Vincent Ho, MD
Cardiac MR Techniques - James Goldfarb, MD
Advances in MR Technology - Orlando Simonetti, PhD
Advances in Quantitative Assessments of Cardiac CT and MR datasets - Quynh A. Truong, MD, MPH

Pediatric/Congenital Heart Disease Boot Camp

Technical Aspects of Pediatric CMR: Black Blood Imaging & Dynamic Bright Blood Imaging – Taylor Chung, MD
Segmental Approach to CHD and Evaluation of Intracardiac Morphology - Rajesh Krishnamurthy, MD
Anomalies of Pulmonary Arteries and Veins - Himesh Vyas, MD
Extra-cardiac Vasculature in CHD: Aorta and Systemic Veins - Paul Julsrud, MD
Current Indications for Pediatric CTA - Bruce Greenberg, MD

Allied Health Session

Cardiac Anatomy/Physiology - Amgad Makaryus, MD
Patient Care Radiology - Donna Lesniak, RN

Sunday, October 4, 2009

CTA Utilities and Controversies

Reimbursement Issues: MR & CT - Pamela Woodard, MD

Functional Imaging

Treadmill Exercise Testing - Gerald F. Fletcher, MD

Concurrent Pediatric/Congenital Heart Disease – Vascular Imaging

Pulmonary Hypertension & Regurgitation - James Parks, MD

Concurrent Allied Health Sessions  

Pediatric Imaging -  Sadaf Bhutta, MD
Pediatric MR Imaging & Post- Processing - Amy Tipton, MD
Cardiac Post-Processing Techniques - Rhonda Strunk, RT(R)(CT)
CT Coronary Anomolies - Teresa Swenson, RT(R)(CT)
CT Imaging on Tetrology of Fallot - Sangita Kapur, MD


Monday, October 5, 2009

Safety, Economics, and Outcomes (CT and MRI)

CT Radiation Dose- Measure, Risks - Thomas Gerber, MD, PhD
CT Radiation Minimization, Methods, and Success - James Earls, MD

Pediatric/Congenital Heart Disease – Cardiac Function and Surgery

Ventricular diastole: Form and Function: Concept and Review - Sandor Kovacs, MD

Pediatric/Congenital Heart Disease Cardiac Function and Surgery Session Workshops

Workshop A

Valvular Heart Disease: Go with the Flow - Diane Strollo, MD
How Should We Screen for Coronary Disease - Kevin Johnson, MD
Imaging for Clinical Electrophysiology - Benoit Desjardins, MD
Important Cardiac Findings on CT Done for Pulmonary Embolism - Pierre Maldjian, MD
Noninvasive imaging of the Mesenteric/Splanchnic Vessels - Hale Ersoy, MD
Acute Aortic Diseases - Diane Litmanovich, MD

Workshop B

Diastology: What the Radiologist Needs to Know - Jacobo Kirsch, MD
Evaluation of Diastolic Dysfunction Using Cardiac MRI - Tarun Pandey, MD
MRI of Cardiac Sarcoid - Saurabh Jha, MD
Cardiac and Coronary Imaging in Oncology Patients - Gregory Gladish, MD