Body MRI Summit

As a radiologist today you must continually update your knowledge and ability in the area of abdominal/pelvic MRI. Added to the challenges of the constant technological evolution are those posed by today's health care revolution.

This DVD program offers cases commonly seen in clinical practice to illustrate the pearls in diagnosis, and the perils of failing to recognize important MR imaging findings. As with all of IAME's radiology programs, it has been carefully designed to create measurable improvements in your day to day work.

The Institute for Advanced Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Institute for Advanced Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physicians may apply all 14 credits earned in this program as SA-CME credits toward their MOC requirements.

Release Date: March 1, 2015

Expiration Date: February 28, 2018.

MODALITY COVERAGE
MRI: 15.5 hours
CT: 6.5 hours

Body MRI Summit addresses the radiologist's challenges head on by:

  • presenting – in a practical way- new and existing applications of MRI techniques
  • offering a combination of lectures and extensive case-illustrations
  • sharing the tools that our expert faculty use in their daily practice

This DVD program offers cases commonly seen in clinical practice to illustrate the pearls in diagnosis, and the perils of failing to recognize important MR imaging findings. As with all of IAME's radiology programs, it has been carefully designed to create measurable improvements in your day to day work.

Target Audience:

  • Practicing community and academic radiologists, residents and fellows with interest in body MRI.

Program Chair

Koenraad J. Mortele MD
Director, Division of Clinical MRI
Dept of Radiology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor of Radiology
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Faculty

John R. Leyendecker MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
Clinical Director of Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Winston-Salem, NC

Paul Nikolaidis MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Staff Radiologist, Section of Body
Imaging and Abdominal MRI
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL

Ivan Pedrosa MD
Chief of MRI
Department of Radiology
Jack Reynolds MD Chair in Radiology
Associate Professor of Radiology and
Advanced Imaging Research Center
Kidney Cancer Program
Co-Leader Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Texas
Southwestern Medical Center
Houston, TX.

Bachir Taouli MD
Professor of Radiology and Medicine
Director of Body MRI
Co-Director of Abdominal Imaging
Director of Cancer Imaging Program
Director of Body MRI Fellowship
Department of Radiology/Translational
and Molecular Imaging Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Antonio C.Westphalen MD PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology
and Urology
Department of Radiology and
Biomedical Imaging
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

DVD 1
Practical MR Protocols Abdomen: The Basics – Pedrosa
Abdominal MR Contrast Media – Taouli
Abdominal MRI: Artifacts and Pitfalls – Leyendecker

DVD 2
Abdominal MRI: Applied Diffusion-Weighted Imaging – Taouli
Q & A with the Faculty
MRI Benign Focal Liver Lesions – Mortele
MRI Malignant Focal Liver Lesions in Cirrhosis – Taouli

DVD 3
The ABC of MR Cholangiography – Mortele
Q & A with the Faculty
MRI of Liver Fibrosis and Cirrhosis, Fat & Iron – Taouli
MRI of Liver Metastases – Leyendecker

DVD 4
Q & A with the Faculty
Case Based Discussion: Liver MRI/MRC – Mortele
MRI of Renal Masses – Pedrosa
Adrenal MRI (with CT Correlation) – Nikolaidis

DVD 5
Abdominal MRI in Pregnancy - Pedrosa
Case Based Discussion: MRI of GU System – Nikolaidis
Q & A with the Faculty
MR Technique Pelvis: How and Why We Do It – Westphalen

DVD 6
MRI Female Pelvis: Benign Diseases – Nikolaidis
Female Pelvis: Malignant Diseases – Westphalen
Case Based Discussion: Female Pelvis – Leyendecker

DVD 7
MR Enterography – Mortele
Q & A with the Faculty
Multi-Parametric MRI of the Prostate –Westphalen
MRI of Anorectal Cancer – Mortele

DVD 8
Q & A with the Faculty
MRI Pancreatitis – Nikolaidis
MRI Cystic Pancreatic Lesions – Mortele

DVD 9
MRI Solid Pancreatic Tumors – Nikolaidis
Secretin-MRCP – Mortele
MR Angiography – Leyendecker

DVD 10
Case Based Discussion: Pancreas MRI – Mortele
MR Urography– Leyendecker
Case Based Discussion: Male/Female Pelvis – Westphalen
Q & A with the Faculty

You can see previews of the program here:
(Previews are for evaluation and not indicative of DVD quality)