Pittsburgh Roentgen Society- Fall Meeting 2019

Pittsburgh, PA US
November 7, 2019

Learning Objectives

  • Participants will review interesting cases in Interventional Radiology and be familiarized with challenging conditions encountered in an interventional radiology setting.
  • Participants will be able to discuss common dilemmas and potential problem solving techniques via case based discussion and literature review.
  • Participants will be familiarized with old and new insights for recognition of pulmonary embolism imaging on CT.
  • Participants will understand and be able to discuss common applications and utilization of emerging pulmonary embolism imaging technique on CT.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 4.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/07/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
11/07/2019 - 5:00pm
Event ends: 
11/07/2019 - 9:00pm
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5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Anish Ghodadra, MD – Interventional Radiology Case Presentation

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Anish Ghodadra, MD – Interventional Radiology Case Review and Discussion

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Charles White, MD – Presentation “Pulmonary Embolism Imaging on CT, Old and New Insights”

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Questions/Discussion-Moderator Ameet Upadhyaya, MD

9:00 pm Adjournment

 

Monterey Bay
1411 Grandview Ave,
Pittsburgh, PA 15211
United States

 

 

Guest Speakers:

Ameet Upadhyaya, MD

Department of Diagnostic and Neuroradiology, University of Pittsburgh

Course Director, President of The Pittsburgh Roentgen Society

 

Anish Ghodadra, MD

Assistant Professor, Interventional Radiology, Medical Director, 3D Printing, University of

Pittsburgh

Program Overview:

Participants will review interesting cases in Interventional Radiology and be familiarized with

challenging conditions encountered in an interventional radiology setting.

Learning Objectives:

Participants will be able to discuss common dilemmas and potential problem solving

techniques via case based discussion and literature review.

 

Charles White, MD

Professor of Radiology and Internal Medicine, University of Maryland

Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs and Director of Thoracic Imaging, University of Maryland

Program Overview:

Participants will be familiarized with old and new insights for recognition of pulmonary

embolism imaging on CT.

Learning Objectives:

Participants will understand and be able to discuss common applications

 

No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

 

The information presented at this CME program represents the views and opinions of the individual presenters, and does not constitute the opinion the opinion or endorsement of, or promotion by, the UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, UPMC / University of Pittsburgh Medical Center or Affiliates and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Reasonable efforts have been taken intending for educational subject matter to be presented in a balanced, unbiased fashion and in compliance with regulatory requirements. However, each program attendee must always use his/her own personal and professional judgment when considering further application of this information, particularly as it may relate to patient diagnostic or treatment decisions including, without limitation, FDA-approved uses and any off-label uses.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Roentgen Society. The University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 4.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/07/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
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