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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 

  • Introduction
  • Study

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, 2018

CTA Utilities and Controversies

Reimbursement Issues: MR & CT – Pamela Woodard, MD

  • Lecture
  • 2010 Comment Letter

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