Pittsburgh Roentgen Society- Fall Meeting 2019
- 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.
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
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
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.
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
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
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.
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.
- 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