The 15th Annual PET/CT Imaging 2018

04/21/18 - 04/22/18
Walt Disney World® Swan and Dolphin | Lake Buena Vista, FL

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 12.0

Category A CE Credits:

About the Meeting
This symposium is structured to provide a clinical perspective of PET and PET/CT imaging. Basic to advanced applications of PET and PET/CT are put in the context of disease detection and treatment planning. All faculty have been chosen for their teaching ability, as well as for their clinical expertise.
*Includes a comprehensive color electronic course syllabus.

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Physicians
Scientists
Company Representatives
$ 895
P.A./R.A.
Technologists
Retired Physicians
Sonographers
Active Military *
VA Physicians *
$ 495
Residents *
Fellows *

* Must receive letter from your director certifying status - IF LETTER IS NOT RECEIVED WITHIN 7 DAYS OF REGISTRATION YOU WILL BE CHARGED THE ADDITIONAL FEE!
$ 448
Full Color Printed Syllabus$ 95
About The Meeting
This symposium is structured to provide a clinical perspective of PET and PET/CT imaging. Basic to advanced applications of PET and PET/CT are put in the context of disease detection and treatment planning. All faculty have been chosen for their teaching ability, as well as for their clinical expertise.
Target Audience
This CME activity should benefit radiologists, oncologists, nuclear medicine physicians, and nuclear medicine technologists. The course should also prove valuable for physicians who order these studies.
Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Apply state-of-the-art protocols to evaluate neurodegenerative disease and head and neck cancers to clinical practice.
  • Optimize PET and PET-CT imaging protocols for the detection and follow up lung and breast cancer.
  • Describe the advantages and pitfalls of PET and PET/CT.
  • Differentiate normal variants and urgent findings on PET/CT.
  • Discuss the utility of PET/CT when used to evaluate cardiac disease and gastrointestinal, thyroid and prostate cancers.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in diagnostic imaging education since 1975.
Acknowledgement
Educational Symposia appreciates our corporate supporters and exhibitors. A list of industry supporters will be provided and acknowledged at the meeting.

Registration Information
Tuition for live conference includes all course materials, an electronic course syllabus (printed color syllabus available for $95 for advanced purchase only), daily continental breakfasts, and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after April 10, 2018. Minimum and maximum attendance levels have been established for this meeting. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.


Tuition for live webcast includes participation for one registrant. Each registrant must sign-in on a separate computer to receive credit. Prior to the meeting we will send you further information about the log in process. We will also send you a comprehensive color electronic course syllabus via email. If you have any questions or problems logging into the meeting we will have support personnel available at (800) 338-5901. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after April 10, 2018.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by March 23, 2018 the live webcast activity may be cancelled and a full refund issued.
Cancellations
Cancellations must be received in writing. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to March 23, 2018 will be issued for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after that date.
Disclaimer
Educational Symposia (ESI) as planner and presenter of this meeting, and Professional Travel as the official travel agency for this meeting, claim no liability for the acts of any suppliers or the safety of any attendees while in transit to, from, or during this event or any optional activities. The total amount of liability, if any, for the meeting organizer is limited to a refund of the registration fee, and Professional Travel's responsibility is limited to that of an agent.
Special Note for the Disabled
Educational Symposia wishes to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently from other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact our office at (800) 338-5901 or (813) 806-1000.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia
Accreditation
Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Technologists: This program has been submitted to the ASRT. The number of A CE credits will be available approximately 30 days prior to the meeting. Please visit www.edusymp.com or call 1-800-338-5901 regarding the availability of Category A CE credit.
Program Director: Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM

Charito Love, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY

Jonathan McConathy, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Division of Molecular Imaging and
   Therapeutics
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Radiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Thomas H. Schindler, M.D.
Director of Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine-Cardiovascular and Radiology at
Johns Hopkins University
Department of Radiology SOM, Nuclear Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
Professor of Radiology and Medicine
Associate Director, Nuclear Medicine
Penn State University
Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA

Don C. Yoo, M.D.
Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical)
The Warren Alpert Medical School
Director of Nuclear Medicine, The Miriam Hospital
Providence, RI
SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 2018
   
7:00 – 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:10 Welcome and Morning Announcements
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
8:10 – 8:40 PET/CT Techniques and Reporting Principles
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
8:40 – 9:20 Evaluation of Neurodegenerative Diseases and Seizures
Jonathan McConathy, M.D., Ph.D.
   
9:20 – 10:00 PET/CT in Cardiology
Thomas H. Schindler, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:10 PET/CT in Cancers of the Skin
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
11:10 – 11:50 PET/CT in Head and Neck Cancer
Don Yoo, M.D.
   
11:50 – 12:30 PM PET/CT in Malignancy of the Breast and Female Pelvis
Charito Love, M.D.
   
12:30 – 12:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:45 – 2:00 Lunch On Your Own
   
2:00 – 2:40 PET/CT in Prostate Cancer
Jonathan McConathy, M.D., Ph.D.
   
2:40 – 3:20 PET/CT in Gastrointestinal Malignancies
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
3:20 – 4:00 PET/CT in Lymphomas
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
4:00 – 4:40 Qualitative and Quantitative Response Criteria
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
4:40 – 5:00 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
5:00 End of Session
   
SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2018
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:40 PET/CT in Infection and Inflammation Imaging
Don Yoo, M.D.
   
8:40 – 9:20 PET/CT in Malignancy of the Lung
Don Yoo, M.D.
   
9:20 – 10:00 PET/CT in Metastatic Skeletal Disease and Primary Tumors
Charito Love, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:10 PET/CT in Thyroid Cancer
Mark Tulchinsky, M.D., FACNM
   
11:10 – 11:50 Ga-68 and Lu-177 DOTATATE in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Charito Love, M.D.
   
11:50 – 12:30 PM Growing PET/CT Referrals
Eric M. Rohren, M.D., Ph.D.
   
12:30 – 12:45 Question and Answer Session
Faculty
   
12:45 End of Course
   
  Faculty and topics subject to change
 
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

About the Resort
Located in the heart of the most magical place on earth, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort provides a truly extraordinary backdrop for your Orlando vacation or meeting. Beautiful tropical landscaping, tranquil waterways and classic art and architecture work together to create a stunning landmark in the midst of one of the most spectacular places on earth.

Inside the magnificent Disney resort, an environment of elegance and sophistication awaits. From the spectacular lobbies and unique restaurants, to the exotic Mandara Spa, and incredibly comfortable guest rooms.


The stylish lobbies provide guests with a warm and inviting welcome and a distinct sense of arrival. Swan and Dolphin guest rooms include custom draperies, upgraded technology and of course, all rooms feature the incredibly comfortable Heavenly Bed®.


How to Get There
Fly directly to Orlando International Airport, located just 25 minutes from Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Daily non-stop flights are available to Orlando for major national and international carriers.

Walt Disney World® Resort Tickets
Order you deeply discounted Disney Theme Park Tickets here. Tickets are available for advanced purchase savings purchase until 5 PM on April 17, 2018.

Hotel Cutoff: March 19, 2018
Subject to availability, group rates may be available three (3) days before and three days after the conference.

Space is Limited – Reserve Today: Call Reservations at: (800)227-1500 or (407)934-3000 Ext. 1 and identify yourself as a registrant of “Nuclear Medicine/PET-CT Symposia or use the Group Code: ES18 to receive the group discount or book online here. Call Professional Travel at 800-237-7230 for further assistance.

Special Discounted Group Room Rates:
$249.00 per night
Single/double Occupancy
Cost for additional person over double occupancy is $25.
Children under 18 stay free when sharing a room with an adult.

Room Preference:
King Bed/Two Queen Beds
Smoking/Non-Smoking (Upon Availability)
This can be requested at time of booking. Please note, this would be a request only and not a guarantee.
Additional fees apply to guarantee.

 
Hotel Tax: 12.5%

Resort fee of $25.00 per room, per day applies

DEPOSIT POLICY: One (1) night’s room rate plus resort fee and tax will be charged at time of reservation.

CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations, arrival and departure date changes must be made five (5) days or more prior to scheduled arrival date/time and cancellation number must be obtained to avoid penalties. Check in time is: 3:00 PM; Check out time is: 11:00 AM.

HOTEL:
1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

PH: (407)934-4000